Coffee and Water

What Water Do You Use To Make Coffee? A Must Read

In short a cup of coffee is 98% water, so the quality of water you use will definitely impact the quality of your coffee. When it comes to crafting the perfect cup of coffee, we all know that it’s important to choose high-quality beans and to use a carefully customizable brewing method, but did you know that the kind of …

How to make French Press Coffee

What is French Press Coffee?

In its most basic form, French Press coffee is a immersion brewing method that uses a carafe, a plunger and a screen which work together to mix coarse ground coffee with water between 195 – 205 Fahrenheit for 4 minutes. Anyone who has enjoyed French press coffee will tell you that it is smooth, indulgent and rich. If paired with …

New Orleans Chicory Coffee

What is New Orleans Chicory Coffee? A Helpful Resource

I had a regular customer come into my shop one day and she has just returned from a vacation to New Orleans and brought in a tin can of Cafe de Monde Chicory Ground Coffee and asked me if I had ever tried it. Up and until that point I had heard about it a couple times here and there …

Honey Processed Coffee

Honey Processed Coffee – An Essential Guide

The last time you visited the local shop, you might have noticed a new type of coffee. Well, the coffee might not be very new, but it has gone unnoticed for long. We are referring to the honey and pulped natural coffee. Technology is advancing and new ideas and techniques made available to everyone. Originally, people allowed coffee to dry …

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 …