Archive for June, 2016


What Are the Health Benefits of Coffee?

All of us like a good cup of coffee and most of us have some idea that coffee is good for our health. Here, are more than a dozen health benefits of coffee, backed by scientific evidence. Protection against Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s and Dementia Researchers have found that starting at just one cup of coffee a [...]

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How Hot Is Starbucks Coffee?

Last week we wrote about how you shouldn’t drink very hot coffee and mentioned the famous McDonald’s lawsuit over third degree burns from a spill. Now it appears that Starbucks may be in the same boat as McDonald’s by first trying to ignore the injury and now facing a lawsuit. The ABA Journal (Journal of [...]

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Don’t Drink Very Hot Coffee

Coffee has lots of health benefits but don’t drink very hot coffee. According to the Chicago Tribune the World Health Organization just jumped on the coffee band wagon.  They confirm that coffee does not cause cancer and has positive effects on liver and uterine cancers. Of course we know that coffee reduces your risk of [...]

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How Do You Know when Coffee Is Old?

Did that last cup of coffee from the vending machine taste more than a little stale? Maybe that is because the beans the coffee came from were 9 years old! For that matter how do you know when coffee is old? The Wall Street Journal reported that coffee that is nine years old is coming [...]

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What Are the Benefits of Organic Coffee?

High quality organic coffee from Colombia cost more than regular coffee. What are the benefits of organic coffee and why buy organic coffee from Colombia? Is coffee from Colombia really some of the best in the world? If you pass through the Eldorado terminal at the international airport in Bogota, Colombia, stop by the Juan [...]

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Do Coffee Beans Go Bad?

If you buy coffee beans, green or roasted, to make coffee at home you don’t want them to go bad. Do coffee beans go bad? There are two issues with bad coffee beans. One is poorly sorted beans after picking and the other is improper storage in transit or in your home. Stinkers and Other [...]

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How Much Caffeine Does Colombian Coffee Have?

Colombia produces the best Arabica coffee in large quantities in the world. Arabica coffee is where gourmet coffee comes from. Flavor and aroma of this coffee are prized by coffee lovers throughout the world. Robusta coffee, on the other hand, is the workhorse for producing the caffeine found in caffeinated beverage everywhere. Because Colombia produces [...]

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