Category Archives: Education

Historical or scientific stuff goes here.  Everyday is a school day at Long & Short.

Death by decaf?

Decaf coffee has long been ridiculed as the misfit of the coffee industry. Yet with[...]

How to taste a good Espresso – Coffee Extraction 101

I like to think of coffee not as a beverage but as a journey from[...]


How to become a Barista Champion

Let me start by saying I by no means consider myself match fit ready to[...]

The UK Coffee Market – the story so far

The polls are in and like every year we get to see a glimpse of[...]

The best time to drink coffee…according to science

There’s nothing quite like the smell of fresh coffee in the morning. For many of[...]

The history of Arabica…or Ethiopia?

Arabica is a species of coffea that has set the bar as the distinguishable bean[...]

Scandinavian coffee and the northern lights

As a speciality coffee lover Scandinavian coffee often crops ups as an enviable part of[...]