Coffee bags are similar to tea bags in appearance and function. It's a good question, though, to learn more about coffee bags and the materials that make up these coffee bags.
Once upon a time, instant coffee was the favorite. However, instant coffee and coffee bags are not the same thing. Before it's put into tins, frozen dried instant coffee goes through a lot of processing and refinement.
Coffee bags, on the other hand, differ from instant coffee due to the processing. Coffee Bags are simply good fresh ground coffee placed in brewable bags.
Coffee Bags offer the convenience of instant brew in a convenient packaging. Having ground coffee in bags is a great method to prepare coffee quickly in a cup of boiled water.
Each bag provides a quantity of ground coffee that just needs to be put into a cup and poured over with
freshly boiled water.
As the coffee grounds are retained within the bag, no specific brewing gear is required to filter them. After steeping is complete, simply discard the bag
They're a terrific time saver because you don't have to measure your coffee dose and you don't need a coffee brewer like a French press or drip machine.
There is, however, nothing stopping you from making your own cup of joe, even without a coffee machine. You may control the strength of your tea by varying the time the tea bag is steeped.
Freshly brewed coffee has a distinct aroma and flavor thanks to coffee bags. You'll notice the strong aromas as you sip the coffee, which is wonderful. A pure Arabica single-origin coffee that has been darkly roasted for optimal brewing in a coffee bag, but the flavors of coffee bags differ depending on the maker.
How do you make a coffee bag?
This is the last step. Make sure you squeeze all the water out of the coffee bag, then add a drop or two of milk if you like. Easy as that!
Caffeine levels in instant coffee are slightly lower than in coffee bags. To get a stronger cup of coffee quickly, coffee bags are a better choice than pods.
OCM (OnCoffeeMakers.com) was started in 2007 with the first webpage about coffee machines. And for a number of years, we focused on helping people find their desired coffee machine (we still are helping folks with that! So, if you are looking for coffee machines for office or restaurants - check out the link).
In 2010, we started getting enquiries on restaurant marketing and we start to help food and beverage brands with their marketing. Below are campaigns and events that we have done over the years:
OCM's campaigns: F&B Marketing Ideas by OCM
OCM's Events: F&B Industry events by or with OCM
Check out this restaurant marketing guide to learn more about the many campaigns and companies we have worked with.
Since then, we have also created many marketing workshops and classes for the F&B industry. Many of these modules are still running in tertiary institutions such as Temasek Polytechnic Skillsfuture Academy and also ITE College East COC classes, below are some snippets of our lectures and workshops:
OCM’s F&B workshops: Food and Beverage Marketing Lectures | Workshops - click to watch classes on customer journey map, JTBD and more.
So, if you are looking for industry practitioners to help you scale your coffee or F&B businesses, do drop us a message or book an appointment. Do also check out our various social media platforms on regular F&B and coffee market updates:
For regular coffee (F&B) related videos: OCM Youtube
For Daily Coffee Inspiration (fun coffee content): OCM IG
For insights into the coffee (F&B) industry: OCM LinkedIN
PS: For the coffee lovers, we continue to share coffee articles (and videos) and have also started a free coffee class section (with free online coffee training supported by coffee partners).