How to Make Barista Style Coffee at Home Over Lockdown

Are you a coffee newbie or a budding home barista? Then you want to look this way! Committed to educating the world of coffee drinkers, a new online platform offers an insight into the various elements that go into the craft of coffee with an interactive library of how-to videos, recipes, tips and hacks showcase their knowledge in one easy to navigate online place.

From interactive guides the best non-dairy milk alternatives, how to pour beautiful latte art, and how to make the best refreshing iced coffee, Balance Coffee’s Barista School offer hacks with an essential guide to coffee equipment, and the best coffee for you.

James Bellis, coffee aficionado is the founder of Balance Coffee, a passion project which came to light earlier this year having worked in the industry for the majority of the last decade. 

James points out: ‘It’s vital that coffee is brewed well. It’s easy to ruin even the best coffee if you don’t have the right knowledge or equipment. That’s one of the reasons why I decided to create Balance Barista School – our online coffee school for aspiring home baristas. We provide educational content to people at home to help inspire them and learn about the different ways you can enjoy and brew coffee. If can’t be there to make the perfect coffee for my customers, so teaching them how to do it themselves is the next best thing!’

With many people now joining their online coffee subscription, James and his team launched this educational content hub to help anyone improve their coffee making at home. This ensures each person who purchases their coffee understands the tricks and techniques enabling them to drink their coffee just as they do…

A tool to create new ways to fix the environmental crisis whilst fuelling people’s daily coffee consumption, it’s Balance Coffee’s mission to inspire people to savour the world’s finest coffee, supplied in the most sustainable way. With personal wellbeing at the forefront of everything they do, they promise to deliver high-quality coffee directly to front doors whilst we stay home throughout lockdown – supporting the balance of building dream careers and personal pursuits.

For more information visit:, email and follow them on Instagram @balancecoffee

Anabel Cooper

Anabel is a graduate of King’s College London and upon graduating, she set out on a journey to inspire and empower women through her words. Besides working as a digital marketing expert, Anabel is a freelance copywriter.