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5 Coffee Classes that Will Change Your Mornings Forever

5 Coffee Classes that Will Change Your Mornings Forever

There’s no shame in admitting that you need a cup of joe to get your day started. After all, most people are self-proclaimed coffee addicts, unable to function normally in the morning without a couple of swigs of the good stuff. Sometimes, though, we’re so focused on getting our daily caffeine fix that we forget to appreciate how enjoyable a warm, rich cup of coffee can really be. Hopefully these classes can help remind you why you became a coffee addict in the first place:

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    Espresso Brewing
    Espresso Brewing

    Why not switch up your routine and, instead of having regular coffee, try brewing some espresso? This class from Joe Coffee aims to teach you everything espresso. You’ll first learn espresso extraction theory and watch a demonstration from an experienced barista, then, when you’re ready for the big leagues, you’ll try your hand at making your own espresso to enjoy.

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    Coffee: Cupping & Palate Development
    Coffee: Cupping & Palate Development

    3rd Ward

    Even if you claim to be an avid coffee lover, our guess is that you actually don’t know that much about coffee. Like with wine, there’s a whole world of coffee, with tons of different types and flavors out there. This class will teach you everything you need to know about “coffee cupping,” or how to properly taste and evaluate coffee. You’ll learn about fragrance, flavor, aroma, and body, while tasting a whole array of different caffeinated delights. You’ll leave as the coffee maven you previously claimed to be.

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    Milk Steaming
    Milk Steaming

    Unless you’re one of those strange people who like their coffee black, you can understand that no coffee is complete without milk. But, what do you really know about milk? Yes, maybe you know that you can get milk with different levels of fat: whole, 2%, 1%, and skim. And yes, perhaps you know that the milk you drink most often comes from cows. But, do you know how to properly prepare and steam milk? If not, this class is a must if you want to make your morning cup of coffee as good as it can possibly be.

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    Coffee: Seed to Cup
    Coffee: Seed to Cup

    A bean’s journey is a story that is often untold. If you care about the beans that make up your morning drink, then you have to check this class out. Experts will teach you all about the transformation from bean to beverage: you’ll learn about growing, processing, roasting, and, finally, brewing. It’s about time you become knowledgeable about the drink you’ve bean drinking every day.

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    Coffee: Pour Over Class
    Coffee: Pour Over Class

    The coffee enthusiasts at Joe Coffee believe that coffee should be an experience, both making it and drinking it. You should enjoy not just sipping on your coffee, but creating it as well. In this class, you’ll first learn the method of even coffee extraction using a Hairo v60, which is one of the most popular manual coffee brewing methods out there. After you leave this workshop, making coffee could quite possibly become the highlight of your day!

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