Grinding coffee is one of the most basic tasks that must take place before we can brew great coffee. However, this simple task often gets overlooked as one of the most important ones along the route to great coffee. What exactly happens when we grind coffee? How can different types of grinders and burrs change the grind profile?
Even though the kids may be heading back to school, summer is still here and so are the warm temperatures. Some people have been asking how they can make iced coffee at home to cool down. We listened and experimented to find recipe starting points for coffee concentrates. You may be asking, “coffee concentrate?”. Ice will significantly dilute the coffee
Have you ever picked up a bag of coffee and seen enticing food flavor descriptions like brown sugar, sweet potato, walnut, blueberry or even chocolate? During my early coffee years, I thought those descriptions meant those flavors were added to the coffee. Yet, every time I tasted the coffee I wouldn’t taste any of those flavors. So what exactly do those flav
Each year millions of dollars are spent on beauty products, but what if I told you that there is an ingredient in your kitchen that could be added to your beauty regimen. Let me introduce beauty tips that use coffee! That's right, coffee is no longer just for drinking. Coffee is being used in a wide variety of beauty products.
Memorial Day is just a few days away. Many of you will be celebrating the holiday with BBQs, picnics and vacations. In fact, Memorial Day often marks the beginning of summer vacation season in the United States. If your summer travel plans take you to Hawaii, well lucky you, but while you are there you may want to stop by Honolulu Coffee Co. Why?
This past weekend I attended the Specialty Coffee Association of Americaâ€™s (SCAA) 23rd Annual Exposition in Houston, Texas. As a newbie to the coffee world, I did not know what to expect. Iâ€™ll be honest, my interaction with coffee has been limited to either buying a cup of coffee from a shop, or brewing a batch at home.