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Velvet Espresso, why the new recipe?

Velvet Espresso, why the new recipe?

The previous version of Velvet Espresso had 2 coffees in it, roasted together.The reason behind that was the two coffees were almost the same. Having almost exactly the same density, moisture content, and average bean size.They worked well when roasted together.That...

What’s the Best Coffee Shop POS?

What’s the Best Coffee Shop POS?

Did you know that the number of cashless coffee shops has been on the rise since the start of the pandemic? Nowadays, about 26% of coffee shops are cashless compared to just 2% before the pandemic started. Simply put, it’s necessary to digitally manage payment...

Why The Chemex?

Why The Chemex?

While dialing in brewing recipes for a recent coffee, it occurred to us how often we recommend the Chemex. Yet, we leave little explanation to our favouritism. We love the Chemex for much more than its aesthetic appeal. It's a durable, efficient brewing method that...

Velvet Espresso, why the new recipe?

Velvet Espresso, why the new recipe?

The previous version of Velvet Espresso had 2 coffees in it, roasted together.The reason behind that was the two coffees were almost the same. Having almost exactly the same density, moisture content, and average bean size.They worked well when roasted together.That...

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...

Our Favourite Coffee Gift Ideas Under $100

Our Favourite Coffee Gift Ideas Under $100

To make your gift buying easier for your favourite coffee fans in your life, I’ve got a couple lists of gifts for coffee lovers for under $100. Because, let’s be honest, you can start dropping some serious cash on coffee gear...

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...