Category Archives: Coffee Talk

Top 10 Coffee Statistics

top coffee statistics

While many people cannot fathom the thought of getting up and not starting the day without coffee.  They also don’t think about everything that went into that coffee.  From the farmers that grow it to shipping and importing, processing, and getting it out on the shelves.  There is a lot that goes into that one […]

Why You Shouldn’t Buy Your Coffee Beans From Brick & Mortar Stores

coffee beans from brick and mortar stores

There are many benefits to buying your coffee beans online.  One of them is pretty obvious, you don’t have to leave your home.  However, while it is convenient, it is also easier to find the right beans and try different beans from the same brand. Sure, we have all heard of the large national brands, […]

Tips For Using Coffee Grounds In Your Garden

coffee grounds in your garden

Coffee houses usually throw out their coffee grounds or K-cups.  It is a waste or by-product of the brewing process.  However, it is great for the garden.  So, if you are getting into gardening, you might want to start making friends with those that work at a coffee house or buy premium coffee to enjoy […]

Why Freshly Roasted Coffee Is The Perfect Gift

the perfect coffee gift

Everyone has that one friend or family member that has everything.  However, nobody can ever have too much coffee.  Giving coffee as a gift is a wonderful idea.  In fact, it is a way to show them some of your favorite flavors and enjoy it together on their special day.  Finding the perfect coffee flavor […]

How to Store Gourmet Coffee Beans

store gourmet coffee beans

Coffee is the lifeblood of most people’s morning routines. Without a fresh pot of gourmet coffee most people would feel sluggish, unmotivated, and easily irritable. To avoid this, we recommend everyone keep a constant supply of properly stored gourmet coffee beans in their kitchen at all times. But how should said coffee be stored? What […]

The Ultimate Guide to Buying Premium Coffee

The history of this country was built upon a cup of premium coffee. Coffee is the most consumed beverage in America. It is the second most traded commodity in the world and a staple of our culture, economy, and morning routines. For centuries our society has visited coffee shops for stomach-wrenching blind dates, to sign […]

El Salvador Coffee Plantations for Tourists

In the media recently we have been hearing about how El Salvador is having a tough time keeping its coffee industry profitable. The costs of coffee production keep increasing in El Salvador despite coffee prices declining – meaning it costs more to grow the coffee beans but the farmers can’t increase their prices to compensate. […]

Has Coffee Really Changed America?

Today National Geographic News online writer Brian Clark Howard posted a News Watch article titled, “How Coffee Changed America“. The article starts off with sharing an infographic of the time line of coffee in America which some interesting coffee statistics are presented: Coffee is the 2nd most traded commodity in the world US coffee drinkers […]