Hi, I'm Arne.

Good coffee beans are not everything, but without good coffee beans, everything is nothing. I'll be your guinea pig when it comes to trying out espresso machines, coffee & more.

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Here at Coffeeness you'll only find real tests and reviews. I buy all products myself and am completely independent from manufacturers.


Fresh articles from the Barista blog

I’ve been writing about coffee since 2008 and want to share my passion with you. Coffeeness developed from a small personal blog about french press coffee to the largest German website about coffee.

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September 25, 2023

How to Make Vietnamese Iced Coffee: Authentic Tips for Brewing at Home

In the bustling streets of Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh (Saigon), a unique glass of liquid gold serves as a delicious escape from the sweltering heat. Today, I'll reveal its [...]

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September 23, 2023

Coffee Processing 101: How Your Coffee Gets From Bean to Cup

Calling coffee lovers everywhere! At some point, I'm sure you've wondered about coffee processing. That intricate journey that transforms the humble coffee cherry into a delicious, rich, dark and aromatic [...]

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September 21, 2023

What Is Fourth Wave Coffee? How Gen Z Is Changing the Game

So-called coffee waves have been with us since the mid-20th Century. But what defines this latest edition, known as fourth-wave coffee? Coffee has come a long way from its discovery [...]

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September 20, 2023

Best Camping Coffee Maker 2023: Our Top 7 Picks

During my latest trip to Germany's beautiful North Sea Coast, I realized there was something missing from Coffeeness: a best camping coffee maker guide. Sure, I probably shouldn't have been [...]

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September 19, 2023

How to Make Cuban Coffee: It’s All in the Technique!

If there's one way to instantly transport yourself to the colorful streets and beaches of Havana or Miami, it's by learning how to make Cuban coffee. Bold and full of [...]

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September 13, 2023

Burundi Coffee: A Taste Sensation!

Burundi coffee exudes an intriguing fruitiness, brightness and wild floral notes. But how much do you know about this East African coffee? Burundi may not be the first country you [...]

The Best Super Automatic Espresso Machines 2023

Want to know which machine makes the best coffee at the touch of a button? Avoid the hassle of researching things yourself by getting my tips on the latest models, innovations and features.

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Here you’ll find only real tests. I scrutinize all my purchases so you’ll find which product is best for you. No manufacturer can buy their ratings.