News

Coffee

Coffee may improve health of gut microbiome!

Coffee may improve health of gut microbiome!

New research links caffeine consumption to a healthy gut microbiome — the trillions of microorganisms that live in your digestive tract and affect your overall health! You may want to reach for your second cup of coffee after you Read this!!! Researchers from Baylor College of Medicine took gut microbiome samples from various parts of […]

Read more
What’s the deal in Acid in Coffee

What’s the deal in Acid in Coffee

Coffee often gets branded as an acidic drink, but in fact, coffee comes in at around a five on the pH scale, which is actually less acidic than drinks like beer, orange juice, and even soda. So, when we talk about acid and coffee, most often, we are not actually talking about the pH level […]

Read more
Should You Drink Coffee To Cure a Hangover?

Should You Drink Coffee To Cure a Hangover?

Coffee has long been a go-to for curing hangovers, but there’s little evidence that it actually does anything to combat the effects of alcohol. In fact, there’s no evidence. You may still want to have your morning cup of joe after a night of drinking, though. Here’s a look at the effects coffee has on […]

Read more
Cappuccino Popsicle

Cappuccino Popsicle

Get your caffeine fix in frozen form with this cappuccino popsicle! Yield: 8 popsicles Ingredients 1 cup water ⅔ cup sugar 2 tbsp corn syrup 2 tbsp instant espresso 1 cup vanilla almond milk 1 tsp cinnamon Instructions Bring 1 cup of water and sugar to a boil in a saucepan, cooking until sugar dissolves. […]

Read more
The Many Uses of Burlap Bags

The Many Uses of Burlap Bags

One of the most underused gardening items is burlap. Here is a list of uses for this cloth: Use burlap to help control erosion on steep slopes. Cover plants with it to provide a few degrees of frost protection. Burlap is the perfect material for wrapping evergreens prone to damage from the weight of heavy […]

Read more
Know Your Bean Type

Know Your Bean Type

There are two types of coffee beans: Robusta – Of the two types of beans available, Robusta accounts for about 40% of the world’s coffee bean production. As the name indicates, it is a hardier or more “robust” bean, more resistant to the diseases that can cause problems for the more delicate Arabica variety of […]

Read more
What’s Wrong with Buying Pre-Ground Coffee?

What’s Wrong with Buying Pre-Ground Coffee?

Contamination – Coffee oils are very delicate, which makes them an easy victim of contamination. Whatever odors are around coffee will taint it in ways that will not contribute to your coffee tasting experience. Oxygen – The cells inside the roasted coffee bean contain approximately 1,000 different volatile aromas and flavors. Once ground the volatile […]

Read more
1 2

Enter your keyword