Hawaiian Kona Coffee is a Taste of Paradise

Hawaiian Kona Coffee is a Taste of Paradise

Can sipping your favorite cup of coffee feel like a vacation getaway? … [Read more...]

The Secret of Making the World’s Finest Gourmet Coffee Cup

Making the World's Finest Gourmet Coffee Cup

All coffees, like wine, come down to taste, as far as which blend is better than another, and since coffee burst upon the scene as the new hobby, there is no shortage of flavors to work through. Anyone can become a connoisseur, if they have the time and inclination, but the good news is that the secret of making the world's finest gourmet cup of coffee is going to be revealed, right here and now. … [Read more...]

How to Brew the Perfect Cup of Coffee

Coffee is one of the world’s great traditions. There are many different types of coffee and several methods to brewing it, each with a set of rules which will bring out the best in the coffee. While there are indeed many variables to be considered, they are not as complicated as they may seem at first. By observing a few good practices, one can brew coffee at home that is as good as or better than that which can be picked up at the local café. … [Read more...]

Tips on Storing Coffee

For many of us, it’s impossible to imagine starting the day without that first cup of fresh-roasted, freshly-brewed coffee. We may have our favorite brand or type of bean, but keeping our roasted coffee beans fresh is far more important than deciding which bean type to buy. If the beans aren’t absolutely fresh, the coffee will taste inferior, even if it’s a Jamaican Blue Mountain blend costing $50 a pound. … [Read more...]

Why Coffee Beans Are Blended

You notice that on the packaging of your coffee it says "well-blended", "mild blend", or "signature blend." You may have wondered about the significance of the blend, what difference it makes in the taste of your coffee and you might have even wondered why your coffee beans have to be blended in the first place. Basically, when coffee beans are blended, they're mixed with either different kinds of coffee grounds or a large amount of the same kind. Blending creates a certain body or smell for … [Read more...]