tea & coffee

  1. Why Thermal Carafes Can Improve Your Coffee Drinking Experience

    Why Thermal Carafes Can Improve Your Coffee Drinking Experience

    Vintage Coffee Carafe Thermal coffee carafes are not mere novelties reserved for coffee connoisseurs. They will, plain and simple, improve your coffee drinking experience. And by extension, your day-to-day life. As we'll explain below, they are grea

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  2. Coffee Roasting is Intriguing

    Coffee Roasting is Intriguing

    Illustration - Coffee Beans and a cup of coffee For the many people who are definitely coffee “addicts”, or even for those who only drink coffee occasionally, it is interesting to learn about the process and benefits of coffee...

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  3. Coffee 101: Burr vs Blade Grinders

    Coffee 101: Burr vs Blade Grinders

    Illustration Do you ever wonder why your homemade coffee doesn't taste as wonderful as the stuff you get from the barista at your neighborhood coffee house? It could be your grinder. If you are a dedicated coffee drinker, you already...

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  4. Set Tea Free: Cooking with Tea

    Set Tea Free: Cooking with Tea

    During these cold months, the idea of settling down with a warm mug of tea is becoming more appealing. But there are other options for incorporating tea into your life. Set tea free outside of the mug, and see how cooking...

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  5. Cold Press Coffee - A Less Acidic Solution

    Cold Press Coffee - A Less Acidic Solution

    Illustration For many coffee drinkers, heartburn is just a problem that comes with the territory. Hot coffee is a naturally acidic drink that can worsen problems with heartburn, acid reflux, and upset stomachs. But by brewing coffee in roo

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  6. Brewing Loose Leaf Tea

    Brewing Loose Leaf Tea

    Loose Leaf Tea Many consider the process of brewing tea to be as simple as pushing a button or tossing a tea bag into a cup of water. However, to brew great tea, especially loose leaf tea, there exists a...

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  7. Benefits of Using a French Press Style Coffee Maker

    Benefits of Using a French Press Style Coffee Maker

    Coffee beans with french press and cups In the days before electricity, coffee was made in several ways including a style of pot commonly called the "French press". Our Cuisinox stainless steel double walled coffee press is an example of a...

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  8. What Is Your Coffee Making Personality? Capsule, Induction or French Press?

    What Is Your Coffee Making Personality? Capsule, Induction or French Press?

    Coffee In generations past, the method used to make coffee was often dictated by the region, what was available, and how everyone else was doing it. In the 70's and 80's the electric drip coffee maker became the early morning standard,...

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  9. Recreating the Coffee Shop Experience at Home

    Recreating the Coffee Shop Experience at Home

    Morning Coffee With the rise of trendy coffee shops, the types of available coffee have increased exponentially. Unfortunately, so have coffee prices. Luckily, if you’re a coffee lover who doesn’t want to make a dent in her wallet every...

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