This week, MC Hammer is caught drinking Ritual Coffee, a battery is powered by cpffee and you can’t stop this! Yeah, I said it. And that’s just part of the excitement going on this week in the coffee world. Here’s my attempt to round it all up this week.
Roast Log MC Hammer drinks Ritual Coffee
Title says it all! I mean really, what else do you need to know?
Espresso News And Reviews How we wish coffee was treated more like wine
TheShot looks at how wine and coffees are often looked at the same way, but treated differently. My favorite point is how a wine blend is a good thing, but a coffee blend is treated like a bad thing. He’s right, I treat blends as second class sometimes, I wonder if it’s because they have a an unfair reputation of being bad, leftover beans?
Coffee Geek Scoring the public can understand
The way coffee scoring is done can be pretty confusing to the average joe coffee consumer, however the Coffee Geek thinks that we need a system that’s universally identifiable. I agree 100% and then some.
Go Frugal Blog Craft Gourmet Coffee Beans with a Homemade Roaster
Not exactly a coffee blog, but in this article it shares a guide to roasting coffee beans on a backyard gas grill. Anyone tried this or something similar?
“Espresso Yourself” Filterfresh Video Contest
Like making videos? Filterfresh Nation is giving away $1,500 cash to someone who makes a video explaining why they are the most caffeinated person/group/office in the nation!
Coffee Grounds Power Batteries
Probably the must read story of the week. I didn’t believe it until I read the article and saw the picture. It would be crazy if one day we could charge our phones or laptops with used coffee grounds.
From One Addiction to the Next: Starbucks To Offer Beer and Wine
In case you missed it, this week Starbucks opened a new location that sells coffee, beer and wine. Would you go to a Starbucks to enjoy a glass of wine or drink beer? I’d be willing to try it, at least to see what their beer selection offers and to see if they have any coffee flavored beer.
Why coffee puts you in a good mood and chocolate makes you feel high
Not only a look at why coffee makes you feel good, but if you’re willing to go a little bit off topic, they also mention other foods and drinks and how they affect our moods.
Daily Shot Of Coffee Sponsors
1 Quick Cup: Home to more than 200 different flavors of K-Cups.
35 North Coffee Co Great coffee with a great cause.
Community Coffee: From New Orleans to the world, coffees, teas and and gifts.
Go Coffee Go: The one stop shop for specialty coffee from roasters all over the country.
Presso USA A portable, eco-friendly espresso maker.