Why Is Kona Coffee So Expensive?

1. Labor Costs Labor has to be the most significant factor making Kona priced the way it is. Kona coffee is grown in Hawaii, a US state, and is therefore subject to all of the regulations and rules of US industry. Growing and selling coffee is done all over the …

What is Excelsa Coffee?

I can’t imagine that you have heard of the Excelsa coffee bean. It is one of the rarest coffees in the world. The rarity of the coffee bean makes it incredibly expensive. A lot of coffee providers will steer clear of it as a result. It also has a rather …

what is mushroom coffee

What is Mushroom Coffee?

Head to pretty much any major health food store nowadays and you will likely find mushroom coffee somewhere in their aisles. It seems that there has been a huge push when it comes to mushroom coffee in recent years. Now, while I don’t really see this as the future of …

Cup of joe

Why is a Cup of Coffee called “Joe”?

If you live in the United States, then you have probably heard coffee referred to as ‘Joe’ at some point. Have you ever wondered why it is called a cup of “Joe”, though? I have, so I started to do a little bit of research into it. Truth be told, …

Coffea Stenophylla

What is the rare Coffea Stenophylla?

Coffee Stenophylla is a coffee that you are never likely going to be drinking. However, if you are a coffee drinker, then this is an incredibly important coffee plant. In fact, if scientists get their way, then Coffee Stenophylla is going to help ensure the survival of commonly consumed coffee …

Burr vs Conical Grinder

Flat Vs Conical Burr Coffee Grinders: What’s the Difference?

Whether you’re a budding barista or a coffee connoisseur, you probably already know the importance of a good coffee grinder. This essential tool is what determines how flavorful your coffee will be and is one if not the most important part of the coffee brewing process.  During your search, you’ll …