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avoid artificially flavored coffee

3 Reasons To Avoid Artificially Flavored Coffee

Don’t you just love lab-developed flavors? Food is so much better when it has been given extra flavor via cool chemicals… Not! Artificial flavors ...
avoid french roast coffee

3 Reasons To Avoid French Roast Coffee

For decades, dark roasted coffee beans have been the apex of the coffee experience. They were the “strongest”, the “richest”, and—for some reason—t...
specialty decaf coffee

5 Reasons To Love Specialty Decaf Coffee

There’s a whole lot of hubbub around decaf coffee these days. Some believe it’s the arch-nemesis of high-quality coffee, others believe it’s unheal...
decaffeinated coffee

Decaffeinated Coffee: 3 Ways It’s Made

Death before decaf! Actually, we don’t really think that way here at JavaPresse. You see, there’s some really good decaffeinated coffee out there, ...
coffee gift basket

How To Put Together The Perfect Coffee Gift Basket

There are many ways you can approach gift-buying for coffee lovers, but there’s a strategy that doesn’t seem as well-explored as it should be: coff...
cup of excellence coffee

How Does The Cup Of Excellence Coffee Competition Affect Me?

Every year hundreds of coffee farmers face off against other farmers in their country. The competition is fierce, but the rewards are worth the eff...
coffee growing terms

A Glossary Of Coffee Growing And Processing Terms

The world of coffee is fascinating, but most of us stop exploring it before we get to the farm-level. And that’s a shame, because coffee growing an...
fruity tasting coffee

What’s The Deal With Fruity Tasting Coffee?

When’s the last time you tasted notes of apples, strawberries, or pineapples in your coffee? Believe it or not, these flavors aren’t just possible,...
buying specialty coffee beans

The Ultimate Guide To Buying Specialty Coffee Beans

Buying coffee used to be simple. You walked down the aisle, grabbed your usual bag of beans, and went on home. There wasn’t much variation in flavo...
coffee varieties

The Beginner's Guide To Coffee Varieties

Have you seen these words? SL28 Typica Geisha No, these aren’t weird names from sci-fi novels. They’re coffee plant varieties, the genetic classi...
starbucks vs specialty coffee

Starbucks VS Specialty Coffee: What's The Difference?

Some people won’t like what I’m about to say. But I believe this topic is an important one for anyone who loves stellar coffee. I’m tempted to be o...
differences between arabica and robusta coffee

The Differences Between Arabica And Robusta Coffee

Coffee’s not made in a factory somewhere. It’s grown on farms. It comes from plants. And plants, like any other living thing, have genetic families...
history of coffee

A Brief History Of Coffee Around The World

To many of us, coffee is so essential to life that it’s unimaginable that it wasn’t enjoyed as a beverage at one point in history. But, the reality...
Gifting coffee beans

Gifting Coffee Beans: 3 Things To Do (And 3 To Avoid)

Coffee beans are great gifts - everyone knows that. They’re delicious They’re beloved by all (just about) And they’re fun to pick out for your cof...
is organic coffee worth it

Searching For Certified Organic Coffee - Is It Worth It?

The organic movement is taking the world, impacting the way everyone buys food. If you often scan the grocery store aisle looking for organic versi...
Fair Trade vs direct trade

Fair Trade VS Direct Trade Coffee: Which Is Better For Coffee Sustainability?

If you’re familiar with specialty coffee, you’ve no doubt heard about Fair Trade and direct trade coffee. However, there’s a good chance you’ve hea...
blends vs single origin coffee

Blends VS Single Origin Coffee: Which Is Right For You?

Delicious, well-rounded, and highly scored coffees are not difficult to find these days. Farmers are growing better crops, roasters are refining th...
seed to cup

The Incredible Journey Of The Coffee Bean (Seed To Cup)

The specialty coffee revolution has awakened a new fascination in the journey of the coffee bean. All the sudden, people are beginning to realize t...
coffee bean processing

Coffee Bean Processing: The Washed Method

Ever stared at a coffee shop menu or website and wondered what “washed process coffee” is? Yeah, I’ve been there too. We all start out a little con...
coffee bean processing

Coffee Bean Processing: The Honey Methods

Ever had coffee that was processed using honey? Of course you haven’t. It’s not a thing. Honey processed coffees humorously are often thought to be...
coffee bean processing

Coffee Bean Processing: The Natural Method

Ever wondered what the “natural process” is when you’re staring at a coffee shop menu or website? While most specialty coffee shops proudly display...
expensive coffee beans

Here's Why Some Coffees Are Very Expensive

Ever tried an $8 cup of coffee at your local coffee shop? If you did, was it worth it? I know what it’s like to scoff at expensive coffees. As a fa...
difference between light and dark roast coffee

The Difference Between Light, Medium, And Dark Roast Coffee

The world of coffee is experiencing a major shift in the way people buy beans. And, chances are, you’re watching it happen before your eyes. In the...
How much should you pay for coffee beans

How Much Should You Pay For Coffee Beans?

Have you ever rolled your eyes at a $20 bag of coffee at a coffee shop? The feeling is all too familiar, but the more you learn about coffee, the m...

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