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Do you want to make your coffee stronger?
Do you want the strongest coffee in the world? Do you think your coffee is weak?
The idea of “strong” coffee is probably the most culturally communicated desire. “How do you like your coffee?” “Strong, and black.” “I don’t care how you make the coffee as long as it’s strong!” And of course the bevy of businesses representing ‘the strongest coffee.’ It’s one of the most demanded things by coffee drinkers everywhere. Yet, there’s seemingly no consistent (or accurate) connection to reality when it comes to individuals knowing what ‘strong coffee’ really is.read more
The immortal Pumpkin Spice Latte – loved by many, and hated by others (mainly because this is about a tasty coffee drink, and not really the coffee itself). I love a good treat myself, and prefer to make them with as many real ingredients as possible. There will be no bottled syrups here…
Fellow is a company I’ve been following for some time now. They caught my eye with their beautiful kettle over a year ago, and I’ve been eyeballing it since. This past April, at SCA’s Global Coffee Expo, I ran into the folks...
It all started with a simple cup of coffee and a song. By Michael Harrington It usually starts this way. After the first few minutes with a really good cup of coffee, and if I’m alone, my eyes close around the past. Sometimes it’s the kind of memory that takes me...read more
Watch this episode above, or listen to it on Coffee Lovers Radio Water plays a big role in the brewing of your coffee. As someone interested in making really good coffee accessible to everyone - regardless of your knowledge/experience -...read more
Klatch Coffee Roasters has been well known in specialty circles for many years. Established in 1993, they are coming up on their 25 year anniversary - now regularly winning awards for their coffee and their service. I’ve had the pleasure...read more
When down at CoffeeCon LA, end of February, I was fortunate to run across Temple Coffee Roasters. At the end of the show, one of their baristas working the event tossed me a bag of their Panama Morgan Estate Geisha. How...read more
There are many coffee subscription companies out there, in the first of a new series on Coffee Lovers TV, I’m going to introduce you to a few of my favorites. On the surface, most of these companies have a similar core. They offer you...read more
*Visit coffeeloversradio.com for iTunes, Soundcloud, and Stitcher links, as well as to subscribe to the show newsletter* Welcome to the first Coffee Lovers Radio that was simultaneously live streamed! I’ll link the recording of the live stream further on down, there’s...read more
Also check out the Coffee Lovers Radio Page - subscribe to the email newsletter and get the show on iTunes The beginning of 2017 was quite the rush for some of us in coffee. As you know, January 27th and 28th had CoffeeCon in Seattle at the Armory. On the last show,...read more
My Cup of Joe episodes lately have been a bit erratic. For those of you new to these videos, they are my sort of 'behind the scenes' of what's going on with Coffee Lovers Magazine and other coffee related stuff. Sometimes I...read more
On Haiti A little less than a year ago, I had someone email me. A reader of the magazine, she said she was embarking on a journey to Haiti, and wished to share the stories of the people in coffee there. She said “Coffee is my passion. What is so interesting to me...read more
CoffeeCon Seattle 2017. What an exciting undertaking. About a year ago, as I write this, I happened to be sitting in with a local non profit - Northwest Space Agency - as they talked about their plans for the year’s events....read more