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…

Saturday Morning Sips: Your Next Coffee Date Just Got Animated.

Pick your soundtrack, kick up your feet and enjoy your favourite brew.  While sipping away, check out award winning illustrator Rachel Ryle. A self-taught artist who grew into an illustrator only a short time ago, Ryle often features the everyday comfort accompaniments to our life (aka: coffee) in her work. Check out the Apple App…

Unadulterated Caffeine Content – Sip Cautiously. 

Founded in 2016, South African company  Black Insomnia shot to fame as producers of the ‘world’s strongest coffee’. Touting the product’s top spot on the caffeine scale, an official press release states: “None have been able to reach the unadulterated caffeine content that defines Black Insomnia, nor should any brand attempt to surpass this content…

Sunday Morning Sips: Coffee Jargon

The next time you step inside your local cafe or roaster, look them straight in the eye and confidently place your order with a dash of knowledge and flair. Adding a few new words to your vocabulary could result in a whole new take on your favourite bean brew. Here’s what you need to know:…

Whole Bean Quick Tip

When making espresso coffee, good quality beans and the shortest time between grinding and brewing will help make it the most flavourful cup you’ll sip!

The Poppy Pour-Over Coffee Machine 

Artisanal coffee doesn’t have to be a lot of work. The Poppy Pour-Over Coffee Machine makes it as simple as a normal coffee maker. It features a built-in hopper that holds 1.25 pounds of beans, and a built-in burr grinder so you can wait to grind until you’re ready, ensuring maximum freshness. A 50 oz….

How Do You Brew?

Coffee is more than just a vessel for caffeine. A wide variety of beans, mix-ins and machines have recently turned coffee brewing into a delicate art. In fact, depending on how you make your morning cuppa, you’re toying with the flavor, nutrition and caffeine content. Here’s a look at seven common brewing methods—in order of…