A cup of coffee shared with a friend is happiness tasted and time well spent.”

The Scoop About Coffee

Brewing a delicious and satisfying (a-h-h-h-h!) cup of coffee should be simple, right? Well, sometimes yes and sometimes not so much.

But, never fear, my friend. I've got you covered. Your questions about how to make good coffee at home, or a really strong cup of coffee, even espresso coffee (without the expensive espresso machine!). are all answered quite nicely right here.

Maybe you're a true novice to the java world, and just want to know how to get started drinking coffee so you can be, well, a cool coffee drinker.

Discover the answers to these questions and many more, right here. Prepare your java with confidence!

Here's the latest scoop:

how to buy, and brew, non bitter coffee

How to Buy, and Brew, Non Bitter Coffee

Most people don’t enjoy the bitter taste of coffee. Smooth, rich taste? Yes. Bitter? No way. Coffee lovers know that their morning cup of coffee is an all-important element to the start of their day, and it needs to be just right. There’s nothing that will spoil that first sip of java like a bitter bite

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altruistic joe coffee review

Altruistic Joe Coffee Review

Altruistic Joe Coffee may be a new name for you in the world of coffee brands. It was for me until recently. But I’m so glad that I have joined the growing group of coffee lovers who have tasted the fresh, rich roasts that Altruistic Joe offers. And this is no ordinary, run-of-the-mill coffee roaster,

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coffee doesnt wake me up

Coffee Doesn’t Wake Me Up Anymore – Why is That?

You love coffee, but you’re not convinced that it loves you as much anymore. It’s still enjoyable, but you just can’t rely on that cup of coffee for a morning pick-me-up like you used to. So what’s happened? You’re thinking, “This coffee doesn’t wake me up. How can that be?” In short, there’s a reaction

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zero waste coffee

Zero Waste Coffee: What, How, and Why It Might be Time to Hop Aboard

Coffee lovers are very loyal to their brewing methods and brands, but many are also aware of how the coffee is grown and processed, as well as the impact of waste products on the environment. Even though it may seem like ‘one small thing’ every piece of waste we throw away is, literally, one more

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can old coffee make you sick?

Can Old Coffee Make You Sick?

Can Old Coffee Make You Sick? Find Out Before Brewing Your Next Pot We’re busy folk, aren’t we? And we don’t always have time to grind fresh coffee beans or run to the store for a new bag of ground coffee. So what are the risks of using old beans or grounds that are sitting

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caffeine pros and cons

Caffeine Pros and Cons

Ah, Our Beloved Caffeine: Is It Good or Bad for You? One of the most popular beverages in the world is coffee, with about 80% of the world’s population consuming some form of caffeine every day. If you narrow that down to North America, that statistic jumps up to 90%. That’s quite a bit of

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can you reuse coffee grounds

Can You Reuse Coffee Grounds? 3 Reasons Why You Might Not Want To, and 3 Better Alternatives

Most coffee lovers consume more than one cup of coffee per day. I’m a 3-per-day coffee person, and it’s pretty doggone important that each cup is fresh, rich, dark roasted, and satisfying. Drinking coffee is not the most expensive habit there is, but depending upon the brand, roast, brewing method, and consumption, there can be

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how long is coffee good after brewing

How Long is Coffee Good After Brewing

How Long is Coffee Good After Brewing? Make Sure It’s Good to the Last Drop! Coffee – the most awesome way to start the day! With its delicious aroma and taste, it is sure to put a smile even on the sleepiest face. There is just something so pleasing and comforting about it, and millions

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baking soda in coffee

3 Reasons Why Baking Soda in Coffee is a Good Idea

3 Reasons Why Baking Soda in Coffee is a Good Idea If you love your morning coffee but it doesn’t seem to love you back, it could be the result of the acidity in the java. Sometimes the acid found in coffee can cause an upset in the form of heartburn, acid reflux, or even

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what is white coffee?

What is White Coffee? Get All the Scoop Here!

What is white coffee? Well, let’s take a closer look at these odd looking little beans and learn more about why they look the way they do, and what their appearance means to a cup of brewed white coffee. If you’re a java lover and this is your first foray into the world of white

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how to make strong coffee in three simple steps

How to Make Strong Coffee at Home

How to Make a Good, Strong Cup of Coffee at Home  in 3 Simple StepsKnowing how to make strong coffee isn’t rocket science, but can sure be frustrating when your efforts to get the jolt a little stronger are just not panning out. Overly bitter, burnt-tasting java is all too common when attempting to up

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coffee for beginners

Coffee for Beginners – The Definitive Guide for Newbies

Coffee for Beginnersa definitive guide to making, and enjoying, a good cup of coffeePreparing a cup of coffee doesn’t have to be difficult, and in fact, there are a number of simple preparations. Easy peasy. But, I’ve been brewing java for over fifty years, so of course I think it’s a simple process. I forget about

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how to make good coffee at home

How to Make Good Coffee at Home, Simplified

How to Make Good Coffee at Home, SimplifiedCrafting a really tasty cup of coffee isn’t rocket science, but there are some fundamentals that, if you decide to follow them, can result in a cup of java that is, well, memorable. So, the question of how to make good coffee at home is a legitimate one and

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