0 Cart
Added to Cart
    You have items in your cart
    You have 1 item in your cart
      Total

      Different Types of Coffee and How to Make Each One

      Different Types of Coffee and How to Make Each One

      9 minute read

      the different types of coffee

      It seems like there are a million different types of coffee and even more ways to order them these days. If you're confused about the endless types of coffee, or maybe you want to try something new, we're here to break it down for you with our ultimate guide on the different types of coffee and how to make each one! 

      Black Coffee 

      Starting off with a classic, we have regular, hot coffee. There are many different ways you can brew a cup of standard coffee. One brewing method that we love is using the Primula Seneca Pour Over. Using the pour over is the perfect solution to easily make pour over coffee from the comfort of your own home. The superior filtration will make delicious coffee without the grounds. You can now save yourself trips to expensive coffee shops and long line wait times. The Seneca Pour Over Coffee Dripper is also completely dishwasher safe!

      Another method we love using for hot coffee is brewing with the Primula Park Pour Over Set. This pour over lets you prepare your coffee in your own special way. This 36 oz. pour over coffee maker allows you to enjoy a pot of coffee brewed to your own exacting standards. With the Park pour over coffee pot, you can experiment and find the perfect ratio of water to and temperature of water to achieve your perfect brew and blend. The pour over method of custom coffee brewing lets you control the exact strength of your beverage. All you have to do is pour piping hot water onto your ground coffee, allowing for the coffee to "bloom", releasing the coffee's flavor solids. This coffee maker includes the 36 oz. borosilicate glass carafe with wood grain finish handle and the reusable plastic and stainless steel fine mesh filter. 

      One other hot coffee brewing method we want to mention is the Primula Lexington Double Wall Stainless Steel Coffee Press. This French press makes delicious hot coffee or tea and makes pouring and serving a breeze. The double wall vacuum sealed insulated design can keep freshly brewed coffee or tea hot for several hours. 

      Primula Seneca Pour Over, Reusable Stainless Mesh Filter

      Primula Seneca Pour Over, Reusable Stainless Mesh Filter

      $34.99

      The Seneca Pour Over Coffee Dripper is the perfect solution to easily make pour over coffee from the comfort of your own home. The superior filtration will make delicious coffee without the grounds. Save yourself from trips to expensive coffee shops… read more

       

      Park Pour Over Set, 36 Oz, Permanent Reusable Stainless Steel Filter - Primula

      Park Pour Over Set, 36 Oz, Permanent Reusable Stainless Steel Filter - Primula

      $34.99

      Whether your coffee preference is rich and bold or light and mellow, the Park Pour Over Set lets you prepare your coffee your own special way. This 36 oz. pour over coffee maker allows you enjoy a pot of coffee… read more

      Lexington Double Wall Stainless Steel Coffee Press, 8 Cup - Primula

      Lexington Double Wall Stainless Steel Coffee Press, 8 Cup - Primula

      $59.99

      The Lexington double wall stainless steel press keeps your delicious French press coffee or tea hot for hours so you can relax and sip your way through your coffee or tea. The polished stainless steel finish makes this a sleek… read more

      Cold Brew Coffee 

      Cold brew coffee has become increasingly popular over the years, and it is easy to see (more so taste) why! With the Primula Burke Cold Brew Coffee Maker, you can now brew a distinctively smooth and perfectly balanced cup of coffee at home. When cold brewing, the process extracts the unique and delicious flavor compounds right from your coffee grounds. Making coffee in a cold brew pitcher makes your life easier by starting the process the evening before and waking up to a delicious cup of coffee. The result is a great cup of coffee that is 65% less acidic than other traditional brewing methods. Brew your perfect cup by placing coffee grounds in the fine mesh brew filter and soaking the grounds in room temperature or cold water for 24 hours. Once brewed, simply remove the filter and pour it into your glass or over ice. The result is a smooth and refreshing cup of cold brew coffee. 

      Burke Cold Brew Maker, 1.6 Qt, Removable Mesh Brew Filter - Primula

      Burke Cold Brew Maker, 1.6 Qt, Removable Mesh Brew Filter - Primula

      $23.99

      Brew a distinctively smooth and perfectly balanced cup of coffee at home with the Primula Burke Cold Brew Coffee Maker. When Cold brewing the process extracts the unique and delicious flavor compounds from your coffee grounds. Making coffee in a… read more

       

      If you or someone you know is constantly on the go and is a cold brew fan, then the Cold Brew Coffee Bottle is perfect for you or a friend. Here at Primula, we want life to go as smoothly as possible, so why not make things even easier when it comes to your go-to beverage in the morning? We came up with the cold brew bottle that is crafted with temperature safe borosilicate glass while utilizing a super fine stainless steel mesh that doesn't alter flavor. This cold brew bottle is the ideal solution for enjoying delicious cold brewed coffee on the go, on a commute, or while traveling. This bottle is guaranteed to make refreshing cups of iced coffee and produces coffee that is up to 65% less acidic and naturally sweeter than any heat brewed variety. It is the perfect accouterment for making rich, smooth, and icy cold coffee to jolt you awake in the morning or help get you through those long summer days. With a minimal physical footprint, this bottle is perfect for storage in a suitcase, canvas bag, shoulder bad, backpack, and more thanks to its slim design. 

      Cold Brew Coffee Bottle, 20 Oz, Stainless Steel Mesh Core, Neoprene Sleeve - Primula

      Cold Brew Coffee Bottle, 20 Oz, Stainless Steel Mesh Core, Neoprene Sleeve - Primula

      $24.99

      At Primula we do our best to solve problems in the best way possible, and when we wanted a way to make enough Cold Brew for one we came up with the cold brew bottle. Crafted from temperature safe borosilicate… read more

      Sold Out

       

      Espresso 

      It's time that you start saving yourself from expensive trips to coffee shops and start making delicious espresso right at home. The Primula Aluminum Stovetop Espresso Maker makes flavorful coffee within minutes. This type of espresso maker is sometimes referred to as a Moka Pot. This Italian espresso maker makes delicious coffee and a great gift as well.  The brewing process using the espresso maker is quite simple. First, simply fill the lower chamber with water, add your ground coffee or espresso to the filter, and place it on the stovetop. Within minutes, delicious, bubbling cups of espresso will fill your pot. Simply remove from heat and enjoy. This espresso maker works with all stovetops including electric, ceramic, gas, and even propane, making it the perfect camping accessory.  

      Primula Stovetop Espresso Maker, 1-12 Cup, Italian Style Moka Café Brewing

      Primula Stovetop Espresso Maker, 1-12 Cup, Italian Style Moka Café Brewing

      $12.99

      Save yourself from trips to expensive coffee shops and make your favorite espresso drinks at home. The Primula aluminum stove top espresso maker makes flavorful coffee in minutes! Sometimes referred to as a Moka Pot, this Italian espresso maker makes… read more

       

      Coffee Grinder 

      Going back to the basics, it all starts with the coffee beans. There are different types of grinds that you should be using for the different brewing methods. Grind size matters because the perfect cup of coffee starts with how your prepare your grind. This will ensure you are getting the best taste for your coffee. With the Primula Adjustable Burr Grinder, it has never been easier to get the perfect grind. There are many benefits to freshly ground coffee because this coffee grinder enhances the flavor of your coffee and you have the option to make fine or coarse coffee grounds using the adjustable ceramic core. Make sure to check out our coffee grind size chart on which grinds to use for the different types of coffee. 

      Adjustable Burr Coffee Grinder - Stainless Steel / Ceramic Mill - Primula

      Adjustable Burr Coffee Grinder - Stainless Steel / Ceramic Mill - Primula

      $19.99

      EASY TO USE: Grinding coffee beans has never been easier! The Primula Coffee Grinder makes fresh ground coffee for better tasting coffee. DELICIOUS COFFEE: Enhance the flavor of your coffee by using fresh ground coffee! Whether you want fine or… read more

       

      Milk Frother 

      It has never been easier to froth your milk than now. The Primula Handheld Milk Frother allows you to easily make delicious frothed milk whether it's hot or cold. No need to wait in lines at busy coffee shops or drive thru's. A lot of people use frothed milk for hot lattes or cappuccinos, but more recently, people are using milk frothers to put cold foam on top of their cold brew. For milk frothing with cold brew, leave the milk at a refrigerated temperature, place desired amount into a separate glass, use the Primula Handheld Milk Frother for 10-20 seconds while making up and down movements with the milk frother, and pour over your cold brew coffee. The milk will slowly seep into your coffee, making this cool-looking effect with the coffee and an even better tasting one! 

      Handheld Milk Frother Electric Hand Foam Lattes, Cappuccinos and Matcha - Primula

      Handheld Milk Frother Electric Hand Foam Lattes, Cappuccinos and Matcha - Primula

      $9.99

      PERFECTLY FROTHED MILK IN SECONDS- Are you serious when it comes to your coffee? Then this handheld milk frother is perfect for all of your coffee drink, matcha tea mixing and frappe making needs! Make perfectly foamed milk in a… read more

       

      What are the Different Types of Coffee I Can Make Using Primula? 

      different types of coffee

      How to Make a Cappuccino

      Cappuccinos are delicious and taste great when made with Primula's Stovetop Espresso Maker. A cappuccino is a drink with espresso, steamed milk, and foam. To start, you'll need to make your espresso for the cappuccino. Using the Primula Stovetop Espresso Maker is the best way to get delicious espresso. Once you have your espresso ready, heat up your choice of milk, use the Primula Handheld Milk Frother on your warmed up milk and make the steamed milk and foam, pour espresso into coffee mug, add the milk over the espresso. Enjoy! 

      Primula Stovetop Espresso Maker, 1-12 Cup, Italian Style Moka Café Brewing

      Primula Stovetop Espresso Maker, 1-12 Cup, Italian Style Moka Café Brewing

      $12.99

      Save yourself from trips to expensive coffee shops and make your favorite espresso drinks at home. The Primula aluminum stove top espresso maker makes flavorful coffee in minutes! Sometimes referred to as a Moka Pot, this Italian espresso maker makes… read more

       

      How to Make a Red Eye Coffee 

      Sometimes we need an extra boost in the morning. This is what a red eye coffee is for, am I right? For a red eye coffee, you will need a Primula Stainless Steel Stovetop Espresso Maker for the espresso and a Primula Pike Pour Over Coffee Set. A red eye consists of 1 cup of drip coffee and 1 shot of espresso. Pour the espresso into the drip coffee, and there you have it, your red eye coffee! 

      Primula Stainless Steel Stovetop Espresso Maker, 4-6 Cup, Soft Grip Handle

      Primula Stainless Steel Stovetop Espresso Maker, 4-6 Cup, Soft Grip Handle

      $39.99

      Primula’s stainless steel stovetop espresso coffee maker allows you to brew authentic robust espresso right from your very own home. Stovetop espresso makers are popular because you can make quality espresso without the hassle of electric espresso machines or a… read more

      Sold Out

      Pike Pour Over Coffee Set, 20 Oz, Glass Dripper & Carafe - Primula

      Pike Pour Over Coffee Set, 20 Oz, Glass Dripper & Carafe - Primula

      $29.99

      The PIKE Borosilicate Glass Pour Over CoffeeSet includes a dripper & carafe allows you to celebrate the art of “hand-poured” coffee which many consider the best tasting coffee experience. The pour over method dates back to 1908 Japan but today… read more

      How to Make a Macchiato 

      A macchiato is a delicious pick me up for your morning cup of coffee. The first thing you'll want to do is start with your espresso. Make your espresso using the Primula Stainless Steel Stovetop Espresso Maker. Next, you'll want to add your frothed milk, but don't forget to heat it up first. You'll want to use your Primula Handheld Milk Frother to get the milk frothy, and when you do, take a spoon and remove the top of the foam. This is called dry foam. You'll want to take your dry foam and place it right on top of the espresso. 

      Primula Stainless Steel Stovetop Espresso Maker, 4-6 Cup, Soft Grip Handle

      Primula Stainless Steel Stovetop Espresso Maker, 4-6 Cup, Soft Grip Handle

      $39.99

      Primula’s stainless steel stovetop espresso coffee maker allows you to brew authentic robust espresso right from your very own home. Stovetop espresso makers are popular because you can make quality espresso without the hassle of electric espresso machines or a… read more

      Sold Out

      Handheld Milk Frother Electric Hand Foam Lattes, Cappuccinos and Matcha - Primula

      Handheld Milk Frother Electric Hand Foam Lattes, Cappuccinos and Matcha - Primula

      $9.99

      PERFECTLY FROTHED MILK IN SECONDS- Are you serious when it comes to your coffee? Then this handheld milk frother is perfect for all of your coffee drink, matcha tea mixing and frappe making needs! Make perfectly foamed milk in a… read more

      How to Make a Mocha 

      In order to make a mocha, you will need chocolate syrup, espresso, and your choice of milk. You'll want to take your espresso and prepare it using the Primula Stovetop Espresso Maker. Once prepared, add the warm milk and chocolate to your espresso, and enjoy your delicious mocha! 

      Primula Stovetop Espresso Maker, 1-12 Cup, Italian Style Moka Café Brewing

      Primula Stovetop Espresso Maker, 1-12 Cup, Italian Style Moka Café Brewing

      $12.99

      Save yourself from trips to expensive coffee shops and make your favorite espresso drinks at home. The Primula aluminum stove top espresso maker makes flavorful coffee in minutes! Sometimes referred to as a Moka Pot, this Italian espresso maker makes… read more

       

      How to Make an Affogato 

      An affogato is usually made with gelato, but vanilla ice cream works just as well! To get started, make some espresso using the Primula Stovetop Espresso Maker, take two scoops of your favorite vanilla ice cream, and pour your espresso over the ice cream. You can also try adding toppings such as shaved chocolate bits or honey! 

      Primula Stovetop Espresso Maker, 1-12 Cup, Italian Style Moka Café Brewing

      Primula Stovetop Espresso Maker, 1-12 Cup, Italian Style Moka Café Brewing

      $12.99

      Save yourself from trips to expensive coffee shops and make your favorite espresso drinks at home. The Primula aluminum stove top espresso maker makes flavorful coffee in minutes! Sometimes referred to as a Moka Pot, this Italian espresso maker makes… read more

      How to Make a Cafe Au Lait 

      Popular in France and New Orleans, we have cafe au lait, meaning equal parts of frothed, hot milk and hot coffee. Start by heating up your choice of milk, adding it to a coffee mug, adding hot coffee prepared by the Primula Classic Coffee Press, and then by taking frothed milk and adding it to the top. 

      Classic Coffee Press Borosilicate Glass, 8 Cup - Primula

      Classic Coffee Press Borosilicate Glass, 8 Cup - Primula

      $34.99

      Nothing beats Primula’s Classic 8 Cup Coffee Press when it comes to delivering a rich elegant satisfying cup of French press coffee. Sophisticated and stylish, this design is made with high-quality durable glass and stainless steel parts. Framed with gleaming… read more

       

      How to Make an Irish Coffee 

      Maybe you are hosting brunch and everyone is sick of mimosas and bellinis. Try serving an Irish coffee. All you need for this drink is Irish whiskey, maple syrup, hot coffee, and your choice of whipped cream. Start by adding the Irish whiskey into a tall glass, add the maple syrup, hot coffee made with the Primula Classic Coffee Press, and stir. Once the ingredients are combined, top off with your choice of whipped cream, and enjoy! 

      Classic Coffee Press Borosilicate Glass, 8 Cup - Primula

      Classic Coffee Press Borosilicate Glass, 8 Cup - Primula

      $34.99

      Nothing beats Primula’s Classic 8 Cup Coffee Press when it comes to delivering a rich elegant satisfying cup of French press coffee. Sophisticated and stylish, this design is made with high-quality durable glass and stainless steel parts. Framed with gleaming… read more

       

      « Back to Blog