Black coffee is like the little black dress of the beverage world: running from simple to sophisticated, it goes with everything– from shipping ports to boardrooms, academia to small-town diners, American cowboys to French models. There are tons of great reasons to drink black coffee: the health benefits of cutting the dairy or sugar; Emerson simplicity; a desire to learn more about the flavor nuances of coffee. If you are one of the coffee addicts who cannot imagine starting their day without a steaming cup of coffee, then read our list of 6 easiest coffees to drink black.
If you’ve tried black coffee and thought it tasted bitter or ashy, it probably did. There’s a popular rumor that true coffee connoisseurs drink dark roast, but don’t believe it! Like burnt toast or an overdone steak, the longer a coffee is roasted the more you’re missing out on. Conversely, the best Q grade coffees shine as light roast. You’re going to taste a lot of natural sweetness and other flavor characteristics that are unique to that specific coffee. If you want to learn about other drinks which are perfect for an evening with friends, then read our list of 17 Easiest 2-3 Ingredients Cocktails Anyone Can Make at Home.