Coffee literature is full of coffee quotes, quips, and anecdotes. The deep love we have for our favorite elixir sends us into extravagant poetic flights in praise of it. Napoleon called it "the intellectual drink" and La Roque "the King of Perfumes." Among the French literati, Voltaire was one of the most ardent devotees of… Continue Reading!
Sometimes life forces us to make a difficult and far-reaching decision. One such decision is whether to suffer the slings and arrows of coffee abstinence or to take arms against this unimaginable cruelty. Well, I say let's get creative and figure out how to reduce your total daily caffeine intake without having to resort to… Continue Reading!
Grinding your freshly roasted coffee beans prior to brewing is a crucial step to coffee perfection. Those lacking the mysterious and closely guarded knowledge of using a coffee mill simply load it halfheartedly with coffee beans and let it rip without any concern for particle size and consistency. Well, it’s time to put an end… Continue Reading!