What do apple pie, maple bacon and spicy taco have in common? They’re all weird flavors of coffee. Coffee is an essential part of many people’s routine — 54% of people drink coffee each day. Printwand, Inc. put together this infographic outlining these facts about coffee, as well as other tidbits, including the strangest blends, […]
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Watch as artist Maria Aristidou uses coffee as a medium in this spectacular R2D2 painting, shown as a time lapse video. She has also used different colors of coffee to create another Star Wars themed masterpiece- the wise Jedi master Yoda. You can view her other artwork on her Instagram account. If you’re ever in […]
The world’s largest mosaic made of coffee beans is in Gorky Park in Moscow. “The Awakening” was created by Russian artist Arkadi Kim, who completed the masterpiece in just two weeks- a relatively short time for a mosaic of this size, which set a world record last year. Kim roasted more than 1 million beans […]
Learn the difference between several coffee grinder models available from Baratza.
The folks at have a short, simple video detailing the steps to properly brew coffee using a French press.
This may not help you make a better cup of joe, but it is interesting to see what people will do with a device that essentially is a water heater. Here’s a list of other things that are possible to make in a coffee pot. Just be sure to never use it to make coffee […]
Have you ever wondered exactly how coffee is grown, harvested, and roasted? The popular show How It’s Made demonstrates every step of the process in producing coffee, from growing coffee plants to brewing.
Are you clever, serious, calm, or traditional? This humorous infographic from Dog House Diaries will tell you what your coffee says about you! For example, a cappuccino says “You’re warm-hearted but oblivious at times. Your friends have to remind you to wipe the foam off your lip.”
This video from Illy is probably the best we’ve seen, as it not only provides instructions on how to use a Moka pot, but it also has cool “cut-away” views of what is happening inside while the coffee is brewing.