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Coffee Maker Design By Florian Seiffert

October 19, 2012

This coffee maker is both retro and futuristic! “I love this coffee maker designed by Florian Seiffert for Braun in 1972. It has a retro-futuristic charm to it, similar in some ways to the classic Moccamaster or Technivorm.” Read more at: http://frshgrnd.com/2012/04/braun-kf20-aromaster-a-retro-futuristic-coffee-maker-design/

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Producing and Processing Coffee

October 25, 2012

A lot of work goes into processing and producing coffee beans. Take a peek into this little slice of coffee processing, from pulping to drying. “Overripe coffee cherries, undeveloped coffee cherries, sticks and leaves float in water.  Ripe coffee beans and green coffee cherries are dense and sink.  Therefore, the first step in coffee production consists of […]

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Coffee on a Budget

May 27, 2013

Just how much more are you paying for coffee at a coffee shop vs. making your own at home? If you need your coffee on a budget, the choice is clear! Buy some great beans and brew at home! “For many of us, heading to the nearest café each morning is just a fact of […]

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Coffee Health And Benefits

May 28, 2013

Coffee has numerous health benefits when consumed in moderation. Check out this piece on coffee and cancer. “Coffee appears to have a protective effect in most people and provided a person’s coffee consumption stays at a reasonable level, it can boost the self defence system and fight carcinogens and toxins,” says Professor Lyn Griffiths, Director […]

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Iconic Coffee Scenes In Movies

October 23, 2012

Coffee is everywhere, including in iconic movie scenes from movies like the Godfather, Pulp Fiction, and more. “There’s nothing quite like a cup of Java, of course, especially when it’s accompanied by a top quality movie. Whether you’re savouring a decaf with a drama or a cappuccino with a comedy, the combination of the silver […]

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Coffee Robot

October 25, 2012

Check this out! Coffee Bot!   Read more at:http://wallacegardens.tumblr.com/post/6633963572/are-these-just-about-the-most-fabulous-things

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Coffee Test

May 27, 2013

How much do you know about coffee? Click through to take the test! http://en.ilovecoffee.jp/posts/view/41  

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Coffee and Pregnancy

May 28, 2013

Is coffee safe during pregnancy? Our knowledge is being updated all the time. “The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists revised its guidelines about drinking coffee and caffeinated beverages in July of 2010. The new guidelines say that up to 200 mg daily of caffeine does not increase the risk of miscarriage or preterm birth. […]

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Connoisseurs Of New Zealand

October 19, 2012

We love reading about coffee cultures around the world, and New Zealand is a hotbed for all things coffee! They are credited with pioneering the “flat white” – traditionally a less milky brew with textured (rather than frothy) milk. “In the last couple of decades, New Zealand has undergone a coffee revolution as many Kiwis […]

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Coffee Was Illegal

October 25, 2012

Did you know coffee was declared illegal 3 times by 3 different cultures? Learn more about that and other interesting coffee facts. “Contrary to popular belief light roast coffee actually has more caffeine than dark roast coffee. The reason for this is that the longer coffee is roasted the more caffeine cooked out of the […]

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