Does Stronger Coffee Have More Caffeine?

Does Stronger Coffee Have More Caffeine

Sometimes we find that some coffee isn’t enough for us, and so we look for something with a little more kick to it. With many varieties to choose from it can be hard to find the strongest coffee that suits our taste. It is also just as hard to find something that has the caffeine […]

Does Coffee Contain Sulfites?

sulfite free coffee

It’s important to know what goes into your coffee. Whether it’s the labor that goes into growing it, the roast, brand, where it’s grown, and most importantly it’s essential to know what is how it is preserved. Preservatives are and always will be a hot topic in health and nutrition, but what about one of […]

Does Coffee Boost your Metabolism?

Does Coffee Boost your Metabolism?

People have long said that coffee is one of the most healthy drinks that you can consume. You may have walked through the aisles of the supermarket or sat in a health bar and glance at the sheer variety of “healthy” coffee blends or “bulletproof” coffee blends and wonder if there’s any merit to these […]

How Do I Make My Espresso Stronger?

How Do I Make My Espresso Stronger

There is not much that can wake you up in the morning or keep you going the afternoon like a shot (or two) of espresso. Since you may not always have an opportunity to head over to the coffee shop you may try to brew some at home. However, you might find that it simply […]

Does Coffee Lower My Potassium Levels?

Does Coffee Lower My Potassium Levels

Coffee has an extensive myriad of health benefits to show for. From the caffeine dose that wakes you up and readies you for the day, to its richness in antioxidants, which reduces inflammation too. But does it have any effects on the Potassium levels in your body and in turn your overall health? The caffeine […]

What is Direct Trade Coffee? (And How is it Different from Fair Trade?)

Direct Trade

“Where did you get that coffee?” Some ask, but what about the other question: “How did you get that coffee?” Companies rely on coffee farmers from other countries for their beans. There are two main methods of sourcing coffee: Direct and Fair trade, but what are they and how do they differ? Direct trade coffee […]

Is Nitrogen Flushed Coffee Safe?

nitro flushing

Coffee is best served as fresh as possible. While there’s always the coffee shop downtown to serve you a fresh cup, when making coffee at home you will have to rely on bags of coffee beans that have already been roasted. The caveat to that is that after the producers/growers roast the beans they will […]

How Long Does Ground Coffee Last?

coffee grounds with a clock

Nothing beats a cup of coffee in the morning. Some people like to grind their own beans, but others understandably don’t always have the luxury of time to make fresh ground coffee. Instead, they reach for some pre-ground coffee to brew. Whichever side of the fence you stand on, it’s important to make sure your […]

Is Coffee Good for Gamers?

Is Coffee Good for Gamers

As most avid video game players know, time almost always seems to fly by. A mere hour-long session in your head is actually four, five, six hours, and over that in reality. There’s a good chance that you often feel how really draining long sessions can be. Over time, you will find how your energy […]

Why is Coffee called Joe or Java?

Why is Coffee called Joe or Java

There are around a hundred species of coffee in the world and nearly countless styles of coffee drinks. Ranging from a shot (or several shots,) of Expresso, to a cup Americano, Cappuccino, or plain Black. Coffee goes by many names in different places and regions in the world. But a couple of the most universal […]