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May 26, Single Cup Coffee Makers | Coffee Detective

May 26, Single Cup Coffee Makers | Coffee Detective

Single cup coffee makers are the latest big thing. Are they all they’re cracked up to be? We did some sleuthing to find out more......
May 26, There is more soluble fiber in coffee than in orange juice

May 26, There is more soluble fiber in coffee than in orange juice

A recent study has found a surprising amount of dietary soluble fiber in coffee....
May 26, The Coffee Percolator – still popular with some coffee drinkers.

May 26, The Coffee Percolator – still popular with some coffee drinkers.

While dismissed by many coffee experts, coffee percolators continue to be popular among two different groups....
How to Reduce The Environmental Impact of Your Coffee Habit

How to Reduce The Environmental Impact of Your Coffee Habit

How many times a week do you pick up a coffee to go? Do you always use a disposable cup? And what method do you use to brew coffee at home? The coffee industry has environmental impacts throughout the supply chain, but you can make a difference with some small changes...
May 26, Green coffee bean extract may help you lose weight

May 26, Green coffee bean extract may help you lose weight

Green coffee bean extract, and its active ingredient, chlorogenic acid, are being sold as a miracle cure for obesity....
Beyond Bailies: The Bullitt Hotel.

Beyond Bailies: The Bullitt Hotel.

As cheesy as this is, at Bailies we love our Customers. Many of you have been with us since the start and others are new and constantly evolving. Emphasising our stance on seeing our coffee through from bean to cup, we want to look beyond Bailies and follow the work...
May 26, Asobu Cold Brew Insulated Portable Brewer review

May 26, Asobu Cold Brew Insulated Portable Brewer review

The Asobu Cold Brew Insulated Portable Brewer is a beautiful piece of design, easy to use, and also has an insulated, portable carafe....
May 26, Why espresso is different, and embodies the true romance of coffee.

May 26, Why espresso is different, and embodies the true romance of coffee.

What is espresso? It is a way to make a very different kind of coffee, and requires the use of an espresso machine....
May 25, Find out which type of coffee makers the professionals use

May 25, Find out which type of coffee makers the professionals use

Wondering about the best coffee makers, I thought I would get to the heart of it by asking some top coffee professionals what they use at home....
It Is Always Spring at Kaffeemacher in Basel

It Is Always Spring at Kaffeemacher in Basel

Third Wave Coffee in Basel first appeared in 2001 at Unternehmen Mitte, located in a huge building formerly housing a bank, only a minute walk from the town hall in Grossbasel, the city centre of Basel. At Unternehmen Mitte, where once money and valuables were handled across the counter, nowadays...
May 25, The best drip coffee makers make way better coffee than you think.

May 25, The best drip coffee makers make way better coffee than you think.

Drip coffee makers are often seen as the cheap option, available at any big-box store. But a new breed of drip brewers has now raised the bar on quality....
May 24, Preparing frozen coffee cubes for your iced coffee.

May 24, Preparing frozen coffee cubes for your iced coffee.

If you are fed up with how adding ice to your cold coffee dilutes the taste, this simple tip is for you....
May 24, What is French Roast Coffee?

May 24, What is French Roast Coffee?

French roast coffee is a term used to describe a very dark roast. It is darker than most American roasts and harder to find than you might imagine....
Can You Taste the Roasting System? Matching Roasting Profiles on Different Machines

Can You Taste the Roasting System? Matching Roasting Profiles on Different Machines

(Editor’s note: The following comes from an article by Anne Cooper and Rob Hoos that appeared in the May/June 2019 issue of Roast Magazine. Click here to read the full......
The Extraction Raises a Mug to Gut Muscle Motility

The Extraction Raises a Mug to Gut Muscle Motility

Responding to the upward trend in global demand even as C-market prices continue to scrape bottom, Colombia’s Coffee Grower’s Federation (FNC) has set a target to increase production by as......
A New Approach to Hotel Coffee at the Four Seasons’ Hualalai Trading Co.

A New Approach to Hotel Coffee at the Four Seasons’ Hualalai Trading Co.

At long last, larger players in the hospitality industry have finally begun to understand the importance of creating coffee experiences that rival or exceed the experiences that can be found......
May 24, Bean Box coffee subscription service, and review of Herkimer Coffee

May 24, Bean Box coffee subscription service, and review of Herkimer Coffee

A look at the Bean Box coffee subscription service, plus a review of the Herkimer Coffee’s Drip Blend they sent us....
Coffee Design: Ithaca Coffee Company

Coffee Design: Ithaca Coffee Company

Ithaca Coffee Company brings bold colors and rainbow holofoil to its brand new packaging. The fifteen-year-old small-batch specialty coffee roaster out of its namesake Ithaca, New York operates out of two shops in the city. “Coffee is our primary focus, but we also have a nicely curated gourmet market and...
A Specialty Coffee Shop Tour of Santiago, Chile

A Specialty Coffee Shop Tour of Santiago, Chile

Surrounded by the snow-capped peaks of the Andes, Santiago is a charming combination of colonial architecture and contemporary skyscrapers. Chile’s capital city is also its biggest, with sophisticated hotels, high-end restaurants, and a thriving arts community contributing to the growing economy. It’s also home to a developing specialty coffee scene....
“I Built Everything”: Farmers in Honduras Fight for Their Coffee Lives

“I Built Everything”: Farmers in Honduras Fight for Their Coffee Lives

Hidden in the crevices of lush hills and long dirt roads, a diamond in the rough is found at the top of the Capucas mountains in Copan, Honduras. Café Capucas......
Unpacking Coffee with Kandace and Ray: Metric Coffee

Unpacking Coffee with Kandace and Ray: Metric Coffee

As the echoes from the final episode of Game of Thrones reduce to wintry whispers, another series is proving itself to be evergreen, full of promise like an early summer’s......
Cat & Cloud Is Being Sued By Caterpillar Inc.

Cat & Cloud Is Being Sued By Caterpillar Inc.

Chris Baca and Jared Truby, the chill Santa Cruz coffee bros better known as Cat & Cloud, are being sued. Did they steal someone’s killer wave? Did they harsh someone’s vibe in a felonious manner, possibly related to a wicked 360 ollie of some sort? No and no. They are...
Oakland: Royal Coffee Is Hosting The First Ever Specialty Coffee Job Fair

Oakland: Royal Coffee Is Hosting The First Ever Specialty Coffee Job Fair

Are you a Bay Area coffee professional looking to take the next step in your career? Or how about a non-coffee professional considering removing the “non” from your title and embarking on a specialty coffee journey? If you are either of these things, then Oakland’s Royal Coffee would like to...
From Tokyo, The Furumai Machine is Ready to Dance On the World Stage

From Tokyo, The Furumai Machine is Ready to Dance On the World Stage

One of the more curious surprises that appeared at the SCA Expo in Boston earlier this spring was a new machine by a new brand that seems poised to fill......
Barista Guild Taking its Bloom Event on Tour to Four US Cities

Barista Guild Taking its Bloom Event on Tour to Four US Cities

The Specialty Coffee Association‘s Barista Guild is expanding its thought-leadership-focused event series, called Bloom, in the United States. Billed this year as the Bloom Tour, this year’s event series will......