World Barista Championship – Great Coffee Wins

Each year, baristas from around the world gather at the World Barista Championship. In 2018, it was held in Amsterdam. This was an action-packed 4 days in June filled with competition and great coffee. Competitors for the World Barista Championship 2018 The competitors every year have completed and won other coffee events. The National Championships … [Read more…]

Detour Coffee Roasters – Experimentation and Enhancement in Burlington, Ontario

When you love coffee as much as we do, finding the good stuff becomes a quest, and you just never know where you’re going to find your next cup of truly great coffee. Detour Coffee Roasters, a specialty coffee roasterie and purveyor of many quality beans, based out of Burlington, Ontario, Canada, is a company … [Read more…]

Friends of Coffee – The Specialty Coffee Association

The Specialty Coffee Association or (SCA) is an association of coffee professionals whose mission is to engage and inspire the specialty coffee trade around the globe. They’re a non-profit organization that provides education and research for those in the industry. As people who absolutely love everything about coffee, we wanted to focus on some of … [Read more…]

Flaming Blue Spanish Coffee Made in Bucerias Mexico

Spanish coffee in Mexico

A Short History Lesson on Spanish Coffee Coffee was discovered in Ethiopia in the north eastern part of Africa about a thousand years back. By the early 1600’s, coffee make its appearance in Europe.  Coffee houses were places where friends would gather and chat about life over a hot cup of coffee. Coffee became very popular … [Read more…]

The Strangest, Weirdest, and Downright Oddest Coffee That People Actually Drink

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There are (rare) occasions when the same old cup of coffee just doesn’t cut it. You might try changing switching from an Aeropress to a French press to a traditional drip coffee maker in an attempt to change the taste. But, at the end of the cup, it just doesn’t cut it. Lucky for your … [Read more…]