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  • Coffee Quiz: How Well Do You Know Your Brew?
    July 16, 2020 Colleen Callahan

    Coffee Quiz: How Well Do You Know Your Brew?

    You love your coffee, that’s for sure. The smells, the sounds, the tastes get your senses going. But how truly devoted are you to your morning brew? It’s time to put your love to the test, and separate the brew buffs from the wannabes (or wannabrews!) Take the quiz, and share your results! You'll find the answers at the bottom, but no peeking!
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  • The Life of the Coffee Bean
    May 17, 2017 Linda Biskup

    The Life of the Coffee Bean

    Whether it is a business meeting or catching up with friends, chatting over a cup of coffee brings people together. Coffee helps us make it through the work day without strangling our co-workers and helps students cram for finals. Coffee...

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  • Anatomy of a Coffee Roaster
    May 16, 2017 Linda Biskup

    Anatomy of a Coffee Roaster

    Roasting coffee is a nuanced process that involves applying heat to green coffee beans to draw out their natural oils and roast them to a point where they become that deep brown color we’re all familiar with. There are many...

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  • 10 Awesome Facts About Coffee
    May 16, 2017 Linda Biskup

    10 Awesome Facts About Coffee

      Coffee, that wonder black drink that is so popular throughout the world.  Just about everyone in every culture drinks coffee.  Not only does it help you get through the work week, but it has some amazing health benefits.  If...

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  • August 23, 2016

    Coffee How-To: The Toddy Maker

    When it comes to brewing a high-quality cup of coffee, there are a number of different brewing methods—there’s the popular French press, the less common vacuum brewer, the drip grind, and the toddy maker, to name a few. Today, we’re...

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  • December 29, 2015

    How to Avoid Bitter Coffee

    We could imagine nothing worse than a poorly prepared cup of coffee. Only when you practice the proper brewing techniques, can you fully appreciate and understand different flavor profiles. Many coffee consumers are frequently under the misconception that all coffee is bitter. With more than a few years of experience in the coffee business, we can confidently tell you that this is not necessarily true. When coffee is brewed correctly, you shouldn’t experience an unpleasant bitterness.
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  • September 8, 2015

    Does Coffee Make You More Creative?

    Coffee is the second most popular beverage in the world, only after water. Not only is it delicious, but everyone from great thinkers to budding artists everywhere have found the consumption of coffee to be a source of inspiration, not just...

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