Coffee

  • Online Coffee Shops
    You might not think that coffee and e-commerce have but so much in common. Both, however, started off on the same shaky ground, albeit more than 1,000 years apart. Coffee came very near to being excom....
  • Organic Coffee
    While most of us sit down to a hot cup of coffee each morning, few of us realize the consequences of not buying shade grown, organic coffee. Coffee has a major impact on economies around the world and....
  • Coffee Drinks
    The wide variety of coffee drinks available today results from cultural imports from around the world, as well as innovations driven by the coffee craze of recent years. What's the difference between....
  • Mocha Java
    Mocha Java has the distinction of being the first blend of coffees ever made, in the late 17th and early 18th centuries. In fact, it was a blend of the only two coffees there were: beans from Yemen (....
  • Coffee Consumption
    The pendulum swings back and forth on which foods (and drinks) are healthy and which are not. Coffee is scarcely these least of these, in largest part due to its high caffeine content. Claims that cof....
  • Ground Coffee
    Without ground coffee, we'd be left with only chocolate-covered espresso beans for our morning kick. Not that that would be a bad thing--at least from my perspective--altogether, but most of us aren't....
  • Brazilian Coffee
    Brazilian coffee is slowly gaining recognition as one of the world's best specialty coffees, but that was not always so. Brazil is the world's largest coffee producer, making about 25 percent of the w....
  • Central American Coffees
    Coffee originated, it has been determined with certainty, in Ethiopia. Since then, during the 16th and 17th centuries, it has spread to southern Arabia, the Indian archipelago, and the Americas and fl....
  • Roasted Coffee Beans
    Roasted coffee beans generally last for about three to seven days before losing their flavor. If you seal them in an airtight container, you can extend the shelf life to a week or two. However, you sh....
  • Coffee Franchises
    Coffee franchises constitute an $18 billion business, and there's no end to the coffee boom in sight. If you're looking for an opportunity to set up your own coffee shop, there are any number of webs....