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7 Great Gift Ideas for Coffee Lovers

7 Great Gift Ideas for Coffee Lovers

Coffee lovers are among the easiest people to please when it comes to gift-giving because they generally want one thing – more coffee! Whether it’s a new mug, a coffee grinder, a fancy coffee machine or a gift box filled with unique brews, you’ll be their favourite Secret Santa no matter what you choose. To help you narrow down your search, here are a few great gift ideas for coffee lovers that are guaranteed to please. Fresh Coffee Gift Boxes A true coffee lover can never have enough coffee, and a coffee gift box is a guaranteed way to put a...

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Bean Around Town Espresso Nanaimo Bars

Bean Around Town Espresso Nanaimo Bars

The perfect balance of chocolate and espresso to make the most amazing nanaimo bars.  We use a few espresso shots in the mixture, however, if you do not have a way of producing an espresso you can use coffee. Very easy recipe to follow and only takes about an hour of time from start to finish.  Makes 24 bars.

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Which Coffee Grind Should You Choose?

Which Coffee Grind Should You Choose?

Before you indulge in a cup of your favourite coffee, make sure you have the correct grind for your coffee maker. How do I figure out the best grind for my coffee machine at home?  We have listed the general coffee grinding options available which should help in the quest for a better cup of coffee.

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How Does Altitude Affect Your Cup of Coffee?

How Does Altitude Affect Your Cup of Coffee?

When choosing the type of coffee bean for your favourite cup of coffee, should you think about where it is grown?  Most of us are familiar with the fact that coffee is grown in different locations all around the world such as Colombia, Ethiopia, and Brazil and that this can change the flavour of your coffee. What altitude the coffee was grown at can also change the flavour and profile of the coffee again. So a coffee bean grown in the same country but at the bottom of the mountain vs higher up will taste different. Want to know why?

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