What’s in Your Cup

Name after name. Word after word. Letters that do not make sense. Sound familiar? Well, maybe not all can relate to the feeling of not knowing what you are ordering at a coffee shop, but I most definitely can. Before I learned more about coffee, I had no clue what half of the items on the menu were. Macchiato – what? Affogato – who? Continue reading

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Where to Go?

Coffee is everywhere, yet nowhere. It is easy to walk out your front door and head to the first chain you see, but in all honesty, sometimes that just does not cut it. So where do you go if you live in the Bay Area and are feening for a delicious, not chain, cup of coffee. Well, lucky for you, I have an infographic that will help you out.  Continue reading

What is the Big Idea?

Unless you have been living underneath a rock, you have probably heard about the Unicorn Frappuccino that Starbucks launched for an extremely limited time. However, getting your hands on one made it even more rare, as finding a store that served one was next to impossible. However, along with this fame came a lot of criticism. But why? Continue reading

Coffee Museums

So your love for coffee has exceeded what most would deem as ‘normal’. You feel like you have visited almost every good coffee shop in existence and you have perfected your own home brew beyond belief. What next? Does your journey as a coffee lover end here? Of course not! Lucky for you, there are coffee museums out there for you to enjoy as well. I mean, who said it was only about the drinks? Continue reading

Chemex Coffee

In the year of 2017, coffee has come a long way. Nowadays it seems as if no one is concerned with the type of coffee they get, but more so with how it is made. I suppose it is now the aesthetic of coffee that captures the interest of many, not the tastes. One recent coffee machine invention, that looks strangely like a chemistry beaker, is sure to peak your interest. Let us take a look.  Continue reading