Category: coffee

  • Study: Coffee Helps Women, But Not Men, Better Deal With Stress

    While many of us tend to use caffeine, and specifically coffee, to help get going in the morning and to power us through stressful circumstances at work, a study suggests that caffeine may have more positive effects on women than …

  • 5 Things Worth Knowing About Coffee (via Oatmeal)

    Oatmeal aka Matthew Inman created a beautiful guide about the world of coffee. Must see for all coffee lovers. So if you want to know what the hell is going on in your body, when you drink coffee – …

  • Six steps for better Starbucks experience

    At its 2008 Shareholders Meeting, Starbucks announced six initiatives designed to: (a) improve the current state of its U.S. business, (b) reignite the emotional connection with customers, and (c) invest for long-term success.

    The six initiatives are:
    1 | …

  • How To Grind Coffee Beans

    Air is the enemy of all coffee drinkers. Once air comes in contact with your coffee grinds, they begin to lose their flavor. Coffee manufacturers vacuum seal their grinds to keep them fresh while they sit on the shelves at …

  • How to keep my coffee beans fresh

    Most of the people tend to purchase coffee beans and get confused about the following questions:

    How should I store it?
    Where can I protect it?
    What is the longing period for my coffee?
    How storing coffee is different from

  • Meet the best Coffee: Coffee From Kenya

    Mount Kenya is one of the tallest peaks on the planet. That’s an appropriate metaphor for the coffee that comes from this region, since coffee from Kenya is one of the finest brews on Earth.

    But beyond literary allusions, there’s …

  • Macchiato

    Caffè macchiato, sometimes Espresso macchiato), an Italian beverage, is espresso with a tiny dollop of steamed milk on top.

    Macchiato” simply means “marked” or “stained,” and in the case of caffè macchiato, this means literally “espresso stained/marked with …

  • Ethiopian Yirgacheffe

    Ethiopian coffee may be the most exotic and expensive in the world, which make sense when you consider that the first coffee trees were discovered there over one thousand years ago.

    Ethiopian Yirgacheffe is picked by hand in the mountains …

  • Negative Side Effects to Caffeine

    Caffeine affected spider
    Caffeine is big business. There are new coffee shops popping up all over the place. You can’t go far without running into a Starbucks. “Let’s get together for coffee. Time for a coffee break. Coffee pot goes off before my …