Tag Archives: Gourmet

The Coffee Bean

A recent dinner conversation, stemming from the capers in our pasta sauce, turned to how coffee beans actually grow. What kind of plant do they grow on? What do they look like? How are they harvested? The dinner group didn’t have all the answers to the questions; they agreed that coffee is kind of like […]

How Gourmet Coffee Will Travel with You!

There was a fun blog post recently in The LA times about a lady who travels and takes her little one cup coffee maker with her, its called a AeroPress and features two chambers for brewing. You simply place the maker on top of a cup then in the lower chamber add ground coffee over […]

Kenya AA Beans

Buy Kenya Beans Online – Gourmet Kenya AA Kenya Coffee History Although a rather small country it is estimated that nearly one-fifth of Kenya’s 32 million people earn their living directly or indirectly through the Kenyan coffee industry. This is a staggering number when you consider that Kenya coffee beans, some of the most widely […]

Jamaican Blue Mountain Coffee

In the Hardwar Gap of the Blue Mountains, north of Kingston, Jamaica, a handful of local people grow what is considered the best specialty coffee in the world: Jamaican Blue Mountain Coffee. These gourmet coffee beans are famous for a lack of bitterness and a mild flavor. Not only are Jamaican Blue Mountain coffee beans […]

Coffees of Hawaii

The Hawaiian archipelago grows coffee, tea, nuts and fruit. The coffees that are produced have its own distinct taste which is mild, delicate and leaves a clean taste in the mouth. For centuries Hawaii has been producing coffee and the traditional methods are complemented with modern roasting and milling methods which allow the grower to […]