For most of us, coffee is life. And while any coffee will do in a pinch, there’s something magical about starting every day with a truly great cup of the stuff. Because $5 pour-overs from your local hipster coffee shop can really add up, it pays to learn how to make a truly great cup of coffee at home.
While great coffee is fairly easy to master, it does require investing in some hardware and sourcing great coffee beans. Whether you’re a seasoned coffee pro or an amateur looking to up your game, here are 17 ways to elevate your morning cup of joe.