Image from the Kaffeeform website. German deisgn Julian Lechner spent five years developing a formula for this line of coffee cups and saucers made of coffee grounds. The final recipe includes a mix of recycled grounds, collected from local cafes, natural glues and sustainably-sourced wood grains. Show More Summary
What happens to used grounds from a coffee shop? Today, they're being recycled into espresso cups.
Your Keurig coffee machine may be a bacteria breeding ground, according to a recent test performed by CBS stations in Pittsburgh, Dallas, and Chicago. The news outlets swabbed the various parts of 29 Keurig coffee makers, sending samples to a lab to be analyzed. Show More Summary
On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Allysen Efferson are joined by David PAtterson to discuss ISIS victories in Iraq, the special forces raid that killed one of their leaders, and if it is time to send in U.S. ground troops. The post With ISIS Making Gains, Is It Time for U.S. Ground Troops? appeared first on RedState.
Aw, man. I’m so tired right now that I thought this “Pure Ground” story coming in off the TMT newswire would be about coffee! Turns out it’s not about coffee at all. It’s about the dang L.A.-based electronic duo Pure Ground! Oh well…...Show More Summary
A man throws a paper coffee cup on the ground, walks a few steps, then shouts: Clean that shit up! –45th & 6th A bag lady approaches a stranger and says: You gotta stop lyin’ to people. –110th & Broadway
What could be better than a cup of coffee? A cup of coffee AND poetry of course! The Nomadic Ground Poets-in-the-Coffee series, edited by Virginia Barrett, ensures that an awakened, enlightened poem is inside every bag of beans. Check it out! Nomadic Ground Press is an organic and fair trade coffee company that puts a […]
Coffee has gone from dietary foe to friend in recent years, partly due to the revelation that it's rich in antioxidants. Now even spent coffee grounds are gaining attention for being chock-full of these compounds, which have potential health benefits. Show More Summary
Coffee silverskin (the epidermis of the coffee bean) is usually removed during processing, after the beans have been dried, while the coffee grounds are normally directly discarded. read more
Oh boy, another Mother's Day! YAY! Is that you? Are you excited because your loving husband and children will make you French toast and fresh ground coffee and deliver it to you in bed for breakfast? Are you excited because you knowShow More Summary
British non-profit Re-Worked turns coffee grounds from businesses into furniture that those same businesses can use in their work spaces The post Do Coffee Grounds Make Great Office Furniture? You Might Be Surprised… appeared first on Sustainablog.
A vendor in Aqaba, Jordan makes Turkish coffee using a heated bowl of sand in a fascinating video posted by Ahmad Al-Zaben. While it almost appears the coffee is somehow filling from the bottom up magically from the sand, ground coffee and water are already in the pot (called a cezve) and the hot sand […]
Coffee tables are a breeding ground for mess—but this table lets you simply spin its insides to move your junk out of the way and reveal another slice of your life. Read more...
Here's an easy way to spice up your morning coffee routine: add a generous pinch of cardamom to the grounds for a sweeter-tasting sip, no sugar needed. This highly aromatic spice is a traditional addition to Arabic coffee (particularly...Show More Summary
If you drink coffee every day, you owe it to yourself to take care of your grounds or beans. If you store your food properly, there's no excuse for keeping your coffee in the wrong place. Here's what you need to know: Daily coffee drinkers...Show More Summary
The smell of freshly ground coffee beans, the sound of milk being frothed to fluffy perfection and the sight of liquid gold dripping from the group head into a shiny ceramic cup, destined to delight your tastebuds — for some, the thoughts that run through the mind before the first caffeine hit of the day are that dramatic. Situated [...]
How long could you survive on a diet of parched corn ground to a fine powder, ersatz coffee made from rye or okra, and the occasional squirrel or raccoon?
Most caffeine fiends already have their preferred setup: Chemex, pour-over, french press, you name it. And they're usually fiercely loyal to it. So instead of treading on sacred ground(s) with a new brewing setup, we recommend gifting a nice coffee accessory to go along with that precious cup of joe. Show More Summary
Miriam Clegg said in a recent interview that she had banned her husband Nick Clegg from the kitchen on ‘health and safety grounds’. But happily, the leader of the Liberal Democrats can… Continue reading The post Coffee Shots: Nick Clegg takes a cooking lesson appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
A Florida pastor claims his religious rights were violated after city officials investigated whether his church had the necessary permits on file. Pastor Mike Olive operates the Common Ground Church and Coffee Bar in Lake Worth, which recently took over code enforcement from the fire department....