What does a Coffee Bean Consist Of

Coffee Bean Anatomy – Whats A Coffee Bean Made Of?

Most, if not all of us have heard of the word “coffee bean” but are not aware of what makes up the anatomy of a coffee bean and how it affects the taste of coffee. We are often much more concerned, and rightfully so, about the taste of the coffee than the how this taste came to “bean”. So, what …

Adding Salt to Coffee

Add Salt To Your Coffee? Why Coffee Drinkers Are Using It

How do you like your coffee? Black and straight, with just a touch of sugar, or with plenty of sugar and cream? For most people, their answer would be one of the three, but not everyone drinks their coffee the same way. You’ve probably heard of people putting butter in their coffee, and you’re probably familiar with bulletproof coffee, but …

Learning how to Cup Coffee

How to Taste Coffee Like A Pro – Step by Step Cupping Guide

Before we go any further, let me define What is Coffee Cupping? Coffee cupping is the controlled process of assessing the taste and aroma of brewed coffee to choose the best quality of roasted coffee beans. Coffee cupping is steadily growing in popularity as a bucket list item among those for whom drinking coffee has become a passion. Frequent cupping …

Coconut Oil and Coffee

Is Coconut Oil And Coffee a good combination?

Let me start with a little story. I had this older client who would come into my shop every week to buy 1 pound of coffee. When I met him for the first time I would say he would weighed about 225 pounds. Then about 2 months later I noticed after coming in week after week that he had gotten …

Coffee Roasting Guide

Coffee Roast Levels: From Light to Dark – A Helpful Guide

One of the more frequent questions I got from clients at the coffee shop was about coffee roast levels and which one was best for them, for example should they get light, medium or dark roast? Or maybe somewhere in between. I then would often give a brief explanation of the basics of roasting and how different coffees were better …