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Q&A With Theodore’s Coffee

ROAST FEATURED Finca Quetanquira, Honduras TASTING NOTES: Spices, chocolate and sweet berries with notes of rich dark chocolate and blackberries and floral finish. Finca Quetanquira is located at the foot of the natural reserve MISOCO MOUNTAIN in the Department of Francisco Morazán (Honduras Central Zone) at an altitude of 1200-1450 meters above the sea level, grown under control shade with reforestation program of timber like: Mahogany, Cedar,…

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Coffee Hacks That Will Make Your Mornings So Much Better

We all NEED that morning cup of brew, right? So don’t settle for “meh.” We’ve put together some tips on how to brew a better cup and some hacks on how to switch it up!  Tips Use fresh beans – grind before using Coffee beans are roasted, allowed to cool, ground and then put in cans or packages. By the time you take them home, it…

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How Does Caffeine Work?

Humans love caffeine.  It’s the world’s most popular psychoactive drug, with a full 90% of Americans consuming it on a daily basis. Caffeine on the brain? Every waking moment, neurons in the brain are firing away. As they work, they produce something called adenosine – a chemical compound in the brain called a purine nucleoside. There are several different adenosine receptors in the body, but there is one in particular…

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All About Your Coffee Choices (and why the difference matters)

“How do I pick a good coffee?”What a loaded question. First, we need to do a little recon on what type of coffees there are, then we need to decide what kind of coffee drinker you are now and where you are looking to go.OK, ready?The FactorsBean Variety1. Arabica: beans comprise around 75-80 percent of world production, your typical bean from coffee shops and restaurants2. Robusta:…

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How To DIY a Mobile Coffee Cart, and Why You Need One

We had our first local show on July 4th and our first necessity was a mobile coffee cart! It didn’t take long for me (Katherine) to volunteer myself and Tyler to build said coffee cart.  Here is why you need one: Whether you own your own coffee shop or are just a die-hard coffee fan, you need and deserve place to store and prepare! A mobile…

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Freezing Your Coffee Beans, Yes or No?

When To:In large quantities, to be stored over periods of weeks or months. Vacuum sealing and storing in the freezer is beneficial for storage.Or on a commercial level. There is some science behind the flavor difference in cold beans:However this is on a commercial level, not an at-home level; the flavor difference that these scientists talk about does not carry over when we are talking about your cup or…

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Toasted Marshmallow Campfire Coffee

Originally posted on According To Laura JeanBefore my friends and family read this with their jaw dropped, I must make a disclaimer. I still don’t like coffee and will win the bet against my dad and husband that I will not be drinking coffee by thirty. Now that we have that out of the way, welcome to today’s blog post on making your own toasted marshmallow…

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