Black Oak Blog

The best pour-over drippers under $25, compared

The best pour-over drippers under $25, compared

by Black Oak Team | April 22, 2019 | 0 Comments

Affordable & Effective... When Dialed In Pour over drippers are a great way to get that coffee-shop quality cup at home. We have used our fair share in our endless pursuit of the perfect cup, and we've found that each has its own quirks. Read ...

Brew Better: How to choose a coffee grinder

Brew Better: How to choose a coffee grinder

by Black Oak Team | March 18, 2019 | 2 Comments

Of the many factors that determine the amount of joy and flavor in a cup of coffee, some might argue that the grinder itself is the most important part of the process outside of the coffee itself. We’ve done our fair share of coffee grinding and t...

Seeking the sweet spot at the US Roasting Competition

Seeking the sweet spot at the US Roasting Competition

by Black Oak Team | March 14, 2019 | 0 Comments

Black Oak Coffee Roaster’s Steve Cuevas will be competing in the 2019 US Coffee Roasting Championship in Kansas City on March 15-17. Cuevas earned his place to participate in the Championship after placing third in the Roaster Qualifying Competiti...

Tagged: roasting competitions, specialty coffee association, specialty coffee association roasting competition, steve cuevas, steve cuevas is awesome

How to brew better coffee using a home drip coffee maker

How to brew better coffee using a home drip coffee maker

by Black Oak Team | February 18, 2019 | 0 Comments

Step One: Watch the video We put together a quick and easy tutorial.  How much coffee to use? In general, we recommend using brew ratios of water to coffee, by weight.  Really strong cups are about 12:1, for a bit less strong cup, use 18:1 ratio...


Read full post →

Tagged: black oak brew tips, drip coffee recipe, home coffee maker recipe, how to brew coffee, how to use a drip coffee maker, steve

Posts by Tag