James Hyslop

I am a coffee enthusiast, brewer and writer for The Coffee Folk. My favorite brewing methods are Aeropress and Espresso. I love learning, reading, brewing coffee, and exploring nature.

Best Single Serve Coffee Maker

In today’s fast-paced world, convenience often reigns supreme and has led many to embrace the convenience of single-serve coffee makers. These compact brewing machines have revolutionized the way we enjoy our daily dose of caffeine, offering quick, simple, and consistent brewing. While the likes of Keurig and Nespresso machines may immediately spring to mind when […]

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LOR Barista Coffee Maker

L’OR Coffee Machine

The L’OR coffee machine is essentially a cheaper, more versatile Nespresso machine. The L’OR coffee maker is compatible with almost all coffee pods bar Keurig and comes at a competitive price. It is the latest in a range of coffee pod machines aimed at maximizing convenience without compromising on flavor.  This article will evaluate the

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La Marzocco Linea Mini – The Ultimate Prosumer Espresso Machine

The La Marzocco Linea Mini is every home barista’s dream machine. At the heart of this machine is the desire to bring commercial-grade espresso quality to domestic settings, not merely as a marketing gimmick, but with genuine components and functionalities that would meet the standards of a specialty coffee café. This is the espresso machine

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Breville Dual Boiler

Breville Dual Boiler Review – Still a Strong Contender

The Breville Dual Boiler has long been regarded as one of the most competitive contenders for best mid-range prosumer espresso machine. It is remarkably cheap for a dual boiler coffee maker, is packed with high end features, and can brew superb coffee. We have personally owned this machine for around five years now and so

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