Category Archives: Coffee Trivia

Hugh Jackman stars in Fair Trade Documentary

The coffee you’re drinking may harm people or the planet, and Hugh Jackman wants to change that. The Australian actor, best known for his role as Wolverine on X-Men, stars in a new documentary exploring the role that socially responsible … Continue reading

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Iconic Coffee Moments in Music…

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Yahoo Food: 5 Predictions About the Future Of Coffee

FWx took the stage at last weekend’s South by Southwest Interactive conference to explore the future of coffee technology, with F&W Deputy Digital Editor Lawrence Marcus leading a session featuring Counter Culture’s Meister and Invergo inventor Cameron Hughes. The future, … Continue reading

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Kopi Luwak on the cupping table

On January 9, venerable Sacramento roaster/retailer Temple Coffee tweeted about a “controversial cupping.” A wholesale client of ours recently returned from a trip to Bali. Being a well-intentioned coffee enthusiast, he generously brought us a bag of kopi luwak, a.k.a. … Continue reading

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LA Times reports on ‘A Small Section of the World’ an inspiring coffee workers doc

  The film centers on the Asociación de Mujeres Organizadas de Biolley, an organization of female coffee producers in Costa Rica and an Illy supplier. With their husbands and sons uprooted to the Costa Rican capital of San José or … Continue reading

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Starbucks new ad: “Coffee Frenemies.” The main takeaway: coffee solves all problems”

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Australian Survey: Coffee or sex, which would you prefer?

SURE, it is a nice way to wake up but do people really enjoy coffee more than sex? Apparently yes. In a study of more than 4000 Australians, almost 3500 reckon they would take their daily caffeine hit over alcohol, … Continue reading

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Where manners save you money on your cup of coffee

Coffee Prices At This Cafe Vary Depending On How Rude You Are By Chris Morran December 11, 2013   (Twitter user @tokai06) What began as a bit of fun for the occasionally frustrated workers at a cafe in the French city of Nice … Continue reading

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A Wooden Coffee Filter? Walnut for dark roasts?

Canadiano is a coffee connoisseurs ultimate fantasy – a pour-over coffee maker carved out of Cherry, Walnut and Maple wood that absorbs the flavors of various beans after each brew. Overtime the coffee oils of your specific beans and roast will be absorbed into … Continue reading

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Huffington’s Coffee Gifts For The Nerdiest Coffee Nerd You Know

Follow the link to check what Huffington’s post describes as: “We all have one coffee snob we’re going to have to buy a gift for this holiday season, and we understand it can feel a little daunting. They already have every coffee-making … Continue reading

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