Kyle Sheppard

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Ethiopian Coffee Ceremony

The Ethiopian coffee ceremony is an important part of Ethiopian culture. It involves roasting coffee beans and preparing boiled coffee in a vessel …

The Engineering Challenge That Has Vexed Coffee Snobs For Years

Inside the nearly impossible quest to build a perfect grind-and-brew coffee machine.<p>Three years ago, Dustin Sell couldn’t find the connected coffee maker of his dreams, so he decided to build one.<p>Having acquired a taste for pour-overs at coffee shops, Sell envisioned a smart coffee machine that …

33 Mind-Boggling Instagram Stats & Facts for 2017

Main image: Launched in 2010 and acquired by Facebook in 2012, Instagram has taken the mobile photo-sharing niche by storm, with no signs of stopping …

Social Media

Humans are Changing - How to Adapt Your Brand

Within the last decade, we’ve seen a shift in the way humans think. Verbal intelligence scores are dropping, while visual and nonverbal intelligence …

Marketing

Yes, coffee is actually good for you — here's what science has to say about it

Is coffee actually good for you? How many cups a day is considered healthy? Is drip coffee worse than espresso? Joe Avella and Jessica Orwig answer these questions and more on the Facebook series "Science the $#!* out of it."<p>Turns out, coffee is good for you. But there's more to the story. There's …

AeroPress Coffee Guide: How to Brew for Different Flavor Profiles

What does your morning coffee taste like? With the AeroPress, that depends on your mood.One of the greatest things about this iconic brewing device …

Coffee

Could coffee be more convenient?

August 23, 2017<p>Samantha, owner of coffee house, All That Java is striving to change the way you buy your coffee by putting convenience at the heart …

McDonald’s Makes Fun of Specialty Coffee – And We’re Lovin’ It

McCafé’s been going through a rebrand: one that involves better coffee and making fun of specialty. We’re not offended, though. We’re lovin’ it. …

Coffee

What Is Agitation & How Does It Make My Filter Coffee Better?

Filter coffee is great, isn’t it? The calming drip of the brew, the elegance of the pour-over process, and the coffee itself – a smooth cup with …

Coffee

How To Host A Coffee Cupping

Have you ever tried coffee “cupping”? It’s similar to the idea of a wine-tasting but involves observing the aroma, taste and other characteristics of …

Why Dark Coffee Is Easier on Your Stomach

SAN FRANCISCO – Roasting coffee beans doesn't just impart bold, rich flavor. It also creates a compound that helps dial down production of stomach …

Japanese Iced Coffee: Aeropress and Pour Over

If you follow any of my social media accounts, you likely are aware of the fact that I hate it when it’s hot. At the time of this writing, we have an …

13 Innovative Cold Coffee Drinks That'll Get You Through Summer

Summer has traditionally confronted coffee drinkers with a serious dilemma: sacrifice a caffeine boost, or make a scalding day even sweatier with a …

The Complete Guide to Japanese Iced Coffee

If you think cold brew coffee is not all it’s cracked up to be, then you are not alone. But don't give up hope, Japanese iced coffee just might be …

A Coffee Drinkers Guide To Bali

I suppose Aussies are partly to thank/blame for opening the gates of hell of tourism here in Bali. Surfers have been coming here and enjoying the …

Coffee

Pour Over: How to Brew Coffee with a V60

Pour over stations have become nearly ubiquitous with the specialty coffee scene, and for good reason. The technique requires the barista to pay …

A Beginner's Guide to Pour Over Coffee Brewing

Manual coffee-making methods are becoming an increasingly popular option for home enthusiasts and coffee shop baristas alike. The abilities to …

Coffee

I Now Pronounce You Coffee and Brewer

I get this question from customers a lot when they’re in our shop picking out a coffee to take home: Which one works best for ______?(insert your …

Immersion vs Drip Coffee Brewers

There are two main types of coffee brewer - drip, and immersion. They each make coffee slightly differently, but one of them is far more efficient. …

Coffee

Coffee Science: How to Make the Best Pourover Coffee at Home

There seem to be new coffee brewing gadgets showing up all the time, but sometimes it's hard to separate what's worthwhile from what's a waste of money. It's helpful, then, to back up and try to understand how coffee brewing works and how brewing equipment differs. Then, you can make an informed …