Category Archives: Coffee

The Aeropress Coffee Maker – What and Why Part 1.

Extraction.  It’s an important word in the coffee world.  Every time anyone makes a cup, they’re extracting coffees precious flavor in some way, shape or form.   Add to that a countless number of coffee geeks and the modern development … Continue reading

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To Freeze or Not to Freeze… Should have ‘bean’ the question.

Should you freeze coffee so it stays fresher longer?  In our educated but humble opinion –  NO!  Some roasters DO store their green beans under deep freeze, at least zero degrees or below, under constant controlled temperatures.  But beans should … Continue reading

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The Pour-Over Coffee Maker – Chemex

The Chemex is an elegant glass pour-over coffeemaker created by the prolific inventor Peter Schlumbohm.  He was inspired not only to create a new and artful way to brew coffee but also the Bauhaus school of design in Germany (circa … Continue reading

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Chemex Coffee Maker

With so many ways to make a great cup of coffee, it’s easy to get confused.  Stainless, glass, pressurized, plastic, portable, french press, insulated, spill-proof, paperless, double walled, drip…walk into any good beverage shop and it seems there are more … Continue reading

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Toddy Coffee with a French Press!

Toddy coffee, or cold brewed coffee, is becoming more and more popular, and for good reason.  The coffee you end up with is very smooth, and contains much lower acidity levels than a brew made with hot water, making it … Continue reading

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What is “Toddy Coffee”?

Toddy coffee is an extraction method using cold water instead of hot water.  It is also called the “cold brew technique”.  The information below is more of a How-To Cold Brew with steps.  Read this for more in-depth information on … Continue reading

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Cold Brew versus Hot Brew Preparation

A customer recently asked us:  “Can any coffee be brewed via a cold press method?  And, what is the difference between a cold versus hot brew”? Our resident coffee gurus teamed up with this response: yes, all coffees can be … Continue reading

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