Ever heard of Kopi Joss? It is charcoal coffee and yes it is a thing. To be more specific, it is placing a hot piece of charcoal into a cup of black coffee. I heard about the combination of charcoal and coffee but never thought much about it until I started seeing charcoal lattes … [Read more...] about What is Kopi Joss?
Coffee pairing is the ability to match coffee with certain foods in order to enhance the dining experience. Yes, coffee can be paired with a lot of other types of foods, not just pastries. A good example of this is the salty and starchy American style breakfast, which consists of … [Read more...] about A Simple Guide to Coffee Pairing
I was recently asked to name my top three favorite coffees. Sumatra coffee is number one on my list. I have been a fan of Sumatra coffee for years. It is best serve as a dark roast but is also delicious as a medium-dark roast. I find this coffee to be elegant, fierce, and very … [Read more...] about Sumatra Coffee
Someone asked me if French roast coffee was considered fancy coffee. They assumed that because it was “French” that the coffee was high end. This is understandable. The French are renowned for their elegant cuisine. But the assumption is incorrect. I gladly explained what French … [Read more...] about What are the Different Coffee Roast Types?