Coffee Lovers, It’s Time to Stop Using K-Cups

Coffee Lovers, It’s Time to Stop Using K-Cups

Espresso retains the world turning. Or, not less than, it makes it simpler to pry your eyelids open and keep some semblance of normalcy daily. There have been many analysis research, technological improvements, and passionate arguments devoted to brewing a greater cup of espresso. A latest wave of impressively designed espresso devices goals to dial it in even additional. However too typically, these flashy and high-tech options don’t make a mug of espresso that’s any extra satisfying than the acquainted strategies which have been round for years—or centuries, even.

This week on Gadget Lab, WIRED contributor, cookbook writer, and smart-kitchen knowledgeable Joe Ray joins us to talk about espresso: the optimum approach to brew it, the most effective tech to make use of, and whether or not it is OK to disgrace individuals who use disposable Okay-cups. (Sure, it’s.)

Present Notes

Learn Joe’s shopping for information to seek out the best AeroPress coffee brewer, and take a look at his roundup of best cookbooks of 2023 (to date). Learn all of Joe’s food and kitchen coverage for WIRED.


Joe recommends Craft Coffee: A Manual: Brewing a Better Cup at Home by Jessica Easto and Company: The Radically Casual Art of Cooking for Others by Amy Thielen. Lauren recommends giving honey as a present and retaining a box cutter round the home. Mike recommends Mission Vegan: Wildly Delicious Food for Everyone by Danny Bowien and JJ Goode.

Joe Ray could be discovered on social media @joe_diner. Lauren Goode is @LaurenGoode. Michael Calore is @snackfight. Bling the principle hotline at @GadgetLab. The present is produced by Boone Ashworth (@booneashworth). Our theme music is by Solar Keys.

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