Guides • 3 min read

Eggshells in Coffee? Why and How It’s Done!

Reusing eggshells in my coffee grounds isn’t something I’d ever consider doing. However, maybe it’s worthwhile. Let’s explore the reasons people use them.

Clayton Dylan
October 24th, 2019
Guides • 6 min read

Espresso vs Coffee Beans: What’s the Difference?

You might have noticed that some coffee is labeled “espresso.” You quickly start to wonder if there is a difference between the beans. Let’s find out!

Clayton Dylan
August 6th, 2019
Guides • 5 min read

Monsooned Coffee Beans: What Are They and Where Do They Come from?

The creation of Monsoon Coffee was completely unintentional. Let’s see how this bean is affected by the moisture and air of the Malabar coast.

Clayton Dylan
August 6th, 2019
Guides • 5 min read

Brown Sugar in Coffee: How Does it Taste? Health Benefits?

Brown sugar is mostly used as a sweetener in a variety of foods. However, it is starting to capture the attention of coffee drinkers. Let’s find out why!

Clayton Dylan
August 6th, 2019
Guides • 5 min read

Coffee Filter Substitutes: Try These Options in a Bind!

Waking up only to find that your stock of coffee filters is finished can put you in a tough situation. Lets look at some possible substitutes.

Clayton Dylan
August 6th, 2019
Guides • 8 min read

Coffee vs Pre-workout: What’s your Booster?

Pre-workout supplements are the most common go-to remedy for increasing physical capacity during exercise. Can a cup of coffee offer the same benefits?

Clayton Dylan
August 6th, 2019
Guides • 7 min read

Coffee vs Soda: Where to Get Your Daily Dose of Caffeine From?

Coffee and soda are two of the most popular beverages globally. Let’s look at which has more caffeine and which option is healthier to consume regularly.

Clayton Dylan
August 6th, 2019
Guides • 5 min read

What is Peaberry Coffee? This Mutated Bean Explained!

Peaberry is a coffee bean you hear experts mention. It’s said that these beans were discarded in the past, they are now one of the most expensive varieties. 

Clayton Dylan
August 2nd, 2019
Guides • 13 min read

Coffee Glossary of Significant Terminology and Words to Know

The coffee world is filled with a lot of terms and words to know. If you don’t know them, you’ll feel lost. This glossary looks to define a number of them.

Clayton Dylan
August 1st, 2019
Guides • 5 min read

What is Kopi Luwak? This Exotic Bean Explained!

Kopi Luwak is one of the most expensive coffees in the world. However its story is riddled with inhumane treatment of animals. Let’s discuss this bean.

Clayton Dylan
July 29th, 2019
Guides • 5 min read

Red Bull vs Coffee: A Caffeinated Comparison

Compared to Red Bull, which is fairly popular around the world, coffee has a cult like following. Let’s take a closer look at these beverages.

Clayton Dylan
July 25th, 2019
Guides • 3 min read

Americano vs Regular Drip Coffee: What’s the Difference?

Coffee is often a hot debate over which type is the best. Perhaps it all boils down to preference, or maybe there is some truth to the debate. Two popular choices are regular drip brewed coffee and an Americano.

Clayton Dylan
July 25th, 2019
Guides • 5 min read

What is Geisha Coffee? Or is it Gesha? Let’s Find Out!

Panama Geisha coffee, or Gesha coffee, is one of the most sought after coffees on the planet. This coffee variety is one of the most expensive in the world.

Clayton Dylan
July 24th, 2019
Guides • 5 min read

Does Cappuccino Have Caffeine? Let’s Find Out!

Cappuccino does have caffeine but not as much as you might think. You need to consider what goes into a cappuccino to make it what it is. Let’s find out!

Clayton Dylan
July 24th, 2019
Guides • 7 min read

Chemex vs French Press: To Pour or to Plunge?

Two popular brew methods are French Press and doing a pour over with a Chemex. Both are great options but the coffee they create is also very different.

Clayton Dylan
July 23rd, 2019
Guides • 4 min read

Weak Tasting Coffee: Reasons and Solutions!

There are a number of factors involved and terms like weak can vary in meaning. For instance, weak can mean: less caffeine, a light roast, or watery.

Clayton Dylan
July 23rd, 2019
Guides • 5 min read

Types of Coffee Filters: Which Material Suits Your Brew Method?

When talking about filters, there are typically five main material types that are used: paper, metal, plastic, cloth, and glass.

Clayton Dylan
July 23rd, 2019
Guides • 3 min read

Why is Coffee Called “Joe”? Exploring this Namesake!

A “cup of joe” is one of the most common nicknames for coffee and frankly, one of the more troubling.

Clayton Dylan
July 23rd, 2019
Guides • 4 min read

What is Coffee Degassing? The Process Explained!

During the roasting process a lot of carbon dioxide and other gases form inside the bean due to chemical reactions.

Clayton Dylan
July 23rd, 2019