Sipping Away The Final Warm Days Of September

Sometimes you have to appreciate the little things. Simple things like a perfect weather day, a clean patio and a medium roast drip coffee from one of your favourite cafes in Toronto. Soon we will be bundled up and using our coffee cups to warm our hands. Until then, soak it all in.

Neighbourhood Coffee Shops Are Simply The Best

There is no better feeling than supporting a neighbourhood gem of a coffee shop, especially when they serve up delicious tasting coffee with impeccable service. Crosstown Coffee Bar in Toronto is one of our favourites …make sure you pay them a visit next time you are midtown.

Warmer Days Ahead Scream ‘Bring On The Iced Coffee’

Recipe: Perfect Iced Coffee Yield: 1 serving Prep time: 5 minutes Total time: 5 minutes This recipe is quick, easy, budget-friendly, and tastes just like the gourmet coffee-shops, if not better! Ingredients: 1/2 cup sugar* 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 cup coffee, at room temperature 2 tablespoons half and half*, or more, to taste Directions:…

More Flavour, More Coffee Please.

The Cuisinart Canada Supreme Grind Automatic Burr Mill is just that – Supreme! Enjoy perfectly ground coffee in seconds for every brew method type. Just choose the grind consistency, number of cups, and push a button and a built-in timer automatically shuts the grinder off. This grinder has changed my morning prep immensely. The warm…

One Of My Go-To Coffees

It was a relaxing break filled with  many brunches and coffees with friends and family. With many having received a new french press, drip, pour over, aeropress or espresso machine as gifts, many have asked for my coffee recommendations. So I’ve decided to provide a new favourite.  So here we go! Pilot Coffee Roasters Heritage…

Do You Know Coffee?

Is it dehydrating you? What alternate uses are there for it? What time of day is it best to sip to get that ultimate jolt? Take the How Much Do You Know About Coffee? quiz over at Curiosity.com You might be surprised at your coffee IQ and all the great things the bean brings with…

No More Drip

There’s always a better way to make your best brew. As we usher in the cooler fall days, watch this video to expand your coffee-making style beyond the basic drip or forbidden k-cup trap with some of these great alternatives guaranteed to give you much better coffee.

Safehouse Coffee

Safehouse Coffee City: Toronto Ontario Location:  Dundas St. West & Brock Ave. (map it) Recommends:  Cappuccino and just about everything else on the menu. Rating:  ️️️️️ The Whole truth: With tiled floors mixed with vintage, rustic vibes (think: communal table, exposed brick walls and an original ornate ceiling), Safehouse Coffee offers a great escape from…