Common Coffee Questions

  • How should I store my coffee?
  • Where should I buy my coffee?

  • Fresh gourmet coffee costs a bit more than regular supermarket coffee. That's because it's made from high quality Arabica coffee that has been hand-picked in processed. Commercial grade coffee is made from the cheaper Robusta coffee which has an inferior taste and texture than Arabica. Commercial grade coffee is also machine picked and processed which means that foreign substances such as twigs and leaves find their way into the finished product. When you buy fresh gourmet coffee, you are assured of the quality and taste.

  • What should my espresso taste like?
  • Can I freeze my coffee?
  • Why is coffee bitter?
  • Where's the best coffee grown?

  • You have many choices when it comes to fresh gourmet coffee. Each coffee growing region produces a uniquely flavored coffee bean and the processing method also determines the final taste of the coffee. The roasting method in particular determines the kind of coffee taste.

  • Ground Vs. Beans

  • Fresh gourmet coffee should be ground just before brewing. You need a coffee grinder in your home if you want to the best tasting coffee possible. A good-quality coffee maker is also a necessity when making great tasting coffee.

  • When's the best time to use my coffee?

  • "Fresh" is the key to fresh gourmet coffee, Coffee simply does not improve with age -- it should be used within six months of production. Some of the large coffee distributors include old coffee beans in their mixes to reduce the cost. Needless to say, this practice also reduces the flavor. Fresh gourmet coffee costs a bit more than regular supermarket

  • What are the effects of caffeine?
  • How is Decaf made?
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    Coffee of the Month


    This months coffee of choice is: Calima A dark rich roast with slight bitterness. Grown from 100 % fresh Arabica Beans.

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  • How should I store my coffee?
  • Where should I buy my coffee?
  • What should my espresso taste like?
  • Can I freeze my coffee?
  • Why is coffee bitter?
  • Where's the best coffee grown?
  • Ground Vs. Beans
  • When's the best time to use my coffee?
  • What are the effects of caffeine?
  • How is Decaf made?


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