Archive for February, 2020

Coffee Making

Coffee lovers know that there is more to a good cup of coffee than just throwing coffee grounds in the percolator, adding water, and plugging it in. Coffee making is an art and a science. And, like all art and science, the details are what make the difference. With the rise of the coffee house […]



Coffee is a beverage brewed from the seed (bean) of the Coffea plant. More than half of all Americans over the age of 18 drink coffee every day. Americans average 3 cups a day and spend about $40 billion a year on their coffee. (Harvard School of Public Health) The History of Coffee: Ethiopian Legend […]


How to Make Homemade Eggnog

Eggnog is a drink made from milk and cream, sugar, egg yolks, whipped egg whites, and distilled alcoholic beverages such as rum, brandy, bourbon, or whisky. The origins of this traditional Christmas-time beverage go back hundreds of years to “posset,” an English drink of ale, sugar, and milk. The Evolution of Eggnog Historians tell us […]