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Coffee Filter Comparison, Review, Recommendation

Coffee Filter Comparison, Review, Recommendation

Does your coffee filter matter? Every morning, like a daily ritual, you brew your favourite cup of coffee. During those few minutes while you're waiting for your brew, have you ever wondered if your coffee filter is affecting your cup of coffee? Does your coffee taste...

Health and Coffee – Mycotoxins Myth

Health and Coffee – Mycotoxins Myth

Is your morning cup doing you more harm than help? Study after study has been done on the health benefits of coffee, but not everyone agrees that the benefits outweigh the consequences. Some claim that commercial coffee is contaminated with dangerous mycotoxins, which...

How Should I Store My Coffee?

How Should I Store My Coffee?

This is one of the most frequently asked questions we get. First, let’s talk about freshness for coffee. As a specialty coffee roaster, our standard of freshness starts the clock ticking on the day the coffee is roasted and packed into our special bags. Our goal is to...

Coffee Filter Comparison, Review, Recommendation

Coffee Filter Comparison, Review, Recommendation

Does your coffee filter matter? Every morning, like a daily ritual, you brew your favourite cup of coffee. During those few minutes while you're waiting for your brew, have you ever wondered if your coffee filter is affecting your cup of coffee? Does your coffee taste...

Irish Coffee

Irish Coffee

Our Velvet Sunrise twist on Irish Coffee 2 oz Irish whiskey 1 1/2 T unsalted butter 1 1/2 T raw/Demarara sugar 2 oz double shot Velvet Espresso 3 oz hot water 3 T softly whipped cream, unsweetened Dissolve the sugar and butter in a pan over medium heat. Remove from...

Celebrating 10 Years and Beyond!

Celebrating 10 Years and Beyond!

So that happened! We had our 10th Anniversary Open House, and we can not be more grateful to everyone that made it possible for us to celebrate this milestone. Your friendship, encouragement and loyalty over the last 10 years allowed us to get this far. We are so...

Brewing Recipes for Coffee Lovers

Brewing Recipes for Coffee Lovers

One of the more interesting parts of the journey through enjoying Coffee, is to experiment with different ways of brewing. Some methods call for a finer grind, or a rougher grind... then there's the timing aspect of it, how long is ideal for the water to pass through...