Preparing coffee in the East or how to brew coffee in Turku
In our first «How To» we describe one of the ways of proper coffee in a cezve. Method of preparing coffee in the Eastern (Turkish, Greek) dates back to the 16th century, preceding almost all other used in the present methods. Actually the flow or jezve quite simple. Most importantly – to follow the basic rules .
Oriental coffee – a method of preparing coffee require constant attention while cooking.
Let’s start with the grinding. If you want to make real coffee in the East, the first thing you will need a grinder that can do very fine grinding. In fact – in the dust. Or you manual mill for coffee. Ideal for these purposes to use traditional Turkish brass coffee grinder, which will provide the necessary grinding. In addition to «» mill we need good quality water (filtered or dining room), good freshly roasted coffee, a metal spoon for stirring, copper or brass Turk .
Note that one serving of coffee in the more Continue reading
How to make coffee?
The taste of the coffee beverage depends on many components: variety, roasting, storage conditions, to reduce the degree and, of course, the method of preparation. If the wrong approach to this phase can be spoiled and very good coffee. This drink mono to cook in a coffee maker and “manually” in all of us known the Turk.
How to make coffee in a coffee maker
The main advantage of this method of cooking – the speed and lack of need for vigilant monitoring of the process, as when boiled in a cezve. However, it is not so easy, because you also need to choose the coffee maker. And here, believe me, there are plenty to choose from. There are geyser coffee makers, drip, piston, capsule and combined.
In the coffee machine geyser water passes several times through the coffee powder, and partake of its taste and aroma. Continue reading
In addition to traditional coffee drinks such as Americano, cappuccino, latte and simple espresso – there are many other species with whom we want to introduce you. So, everything in order.
1 tsp ground coffee
1 Cup water
In cezve, pour water, bring to a boil. Remove from heat, pour in the boiling water ground coffee, stir gently with a spoon until foaming and put on low fire. Once the cap of foam rise, cezve remove from heat, pour in 1 teaspoon of cold water and immediately pour it into the cups.
For 1 serving:
1 tsp ground coffee
In cezve pour ground into dust coffee, sugar and a dash of salt, stir, cover with cold water, stir again and put on a slow fire, and even better – hot sea sand. When thick foam begins to rise, cezve remove from heat, put a small piece of ice, let stand 1-2 min. According to tradition, with nastoyavshego coffee, first you should remove a teaspoon Continue reading