Archive for May, 2010

Coffee Facts Friday

May 28, 2010

Back in the days when our founding fathers strategized about freedom, they met secretly in coffeehouses.  More than coffee was brewing.  Coffeehouses:  a revolutionary idea.

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Wordless Wednesday

May 25, 2010

Tee (Coffee) Time

Coffee Facts Friday

May 21, 2010

A Perfect Heart Drink
Good for the heart.  Coffee contains Tannin, which promotes good cardiovascular health.
http://www.healthbuzz.com

Wordless Wednesday

May 18, 2010

Coffee Facts Friday

May 14, 2010

Art in a Cup
Now I know.  Beautiful latte art is the result of a talented barista and practice, practice, practice.  Learn more and view the video on http://www.about.com/coffeetea/create-latte-art.

Wordless Wednesday

May 12, 2010

Coffee Facts Friday

May 7, 2010

Beethoven was a true coffee aficionado. He loved his coffee and precisely counted out 60 beans for each cup of his favorite elixir.
http://cocoajava.com/java_trivia.htm
Maybe if Beethoven were more careful counting beats per measure, more people than Schroeder would be humming the Ninth Symphony.

Wordless Wednesday

May 5, 2010

Coffee Facts Friday

May 4, 2010

Did you know that in 1908 a woman developed the first coffee filter?  Melita Bentz from Dresden, Germany, used blotting paper to invent a coffee filter, and later in that same year, she and her husband Hugo Bentz founded the Melita Bentz Company.

http://gourmet-coffee-zone.com