April 26, 2012 - Check out this month's issue of Roast Magazine where we discuss 'The Chemistry of Brewing' from bean to cup.
Welcome back and to the beginning of an exciting new year!
Last month we were fortunate enough to have been interviewed by the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) in Scotland for a documentary entitled "How to Make the Perfect Coffee".
Think humans are the only living creatures that are hooked on caffeine? Well think again. Scientists at the University of Haifa (Israel) found that bees may actually prefer nectar traced with caffeine and nicotine over nectar without.
April 10, 2010 - Researchers at the University of Buffalo now have reason to believe that caffeine may affect boys more than girl. The study which was published in Behavioral Pharmacology is the first to study the role of gender and its effect on caffeine consumption.
Were pleased to announce that our French Press Mug was featured in the movie AVATAR!
Come drink your coffee like Colonel Quaritch while defending the planet!! Get yours today while supplies last!!
For those specializing in the sale of decaffeinated coffee know that within certain circles of the specialty coffee world, it's almost taboo to mention this subject. But we believe that this market holds significant growth as baby boomers enter more in advanced years. Read our July 2009 "Updates in the Decaf Market" which was recently picked up by Entrepreneur Magazine discussing the outlook of this market.
June 28, 2009 - Came across this interesting video where Andrea Illy, who stepped into his fathers shoes at Illycafe, discusses the history of espresso. Enjoy!
May 15, 2009 - What does Bruce Springsteen, Dolly Parton and David Beckham all have in common? Asset Insurance! For professionals who make a living off their talents, protecting such assets may prove it's not only be smart, but necessary.
March 27, 2009 - This month, we were asked by Tea & Coffee Trade Journal to write a brief article discussing the complicated science behind coffee. Well, here it is!!
January 20, 2009 - According to researchers at the University of Durham, drinking too much coffee can cause hallucinations with the presence of 'dead people".
October 9, 2008 - The year has come and gone, but this year in particular holds a special significance. This month, in our final issue of "Under the Microscope", we discuss some of coffee's darker side - Coffee Adulteration.