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How Fresh Are My Coffee Beans?

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How Fresh Are My Coffee Beans?
When you purchase your produce at the grocery store you always pick-up the freshest piece, and many of you may even steer away from a bag of pre-cut and packaged veggies or fruit. Why then do many people purchase coffee beans that have sat on the grocer’s shelf for months or that have already been ground?
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Categories: Gifts, Coffee, Recipes | Tags: coffee , coffee beans
Five Foods You Should Try Chocolate With
As you know, chocolate is commonly thought of as a dessert. But, it doesn’t need to be eaten exclusively after dinner. In fact, chocolate is a fantastic food pairing for any meal. Below is a list of the top five foods chocolate pairs great with. So, prep your dishes, grab some chocolate, and get ready for the following partners in crime:
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Categories: Artisan Chocolage, Truffles, Coffee, Chocolate, Recipes | Tags: chocolate , chocolate pairing , desert , coffee
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The Art of Pairing Chocolate and Coffee

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The Art of Pairing Chocolate and Coffee
Look in any bookstore and you will discover dozens of books to teach you the best way to pair wine and food. Ask the bartender at your local pub for the perfect beer to match your meal and you are sure to find a new favorite. But what if your favorite drink is coffee? Is the perfect culinary pairing for coffee a donut, bagel or bran muffin? No. It is chocolate.
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Categories: Artisan Chocolage, Coffee, Chocolate | Tags: chocolate , coffee , mocha , coffee beans. chocolate with coffee
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Chocolate Talk - Part 1

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Chocolate Talk - Part 1
Have you ever wondered what certain chocolate terms you have heard mean or what the chocolate product you purchased contains? Here is a listing of popular chocolate terms to reference.
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Categories: Coffee | Tags: chocolate , vocabulary , knowledge
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Common Mistakes When Brewing Coffee

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Common Mistakes When Brewing Coffee
For coffee lovers, we are always in search of the perfect cup - even at home. Many people make various mistakes with their home brew setup, though, so we thought we'd share some of the most common mistakes. Avoid these five points and you'll be well on your way to a better cup of coffee, every day!
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Categories: Coffee | Tags: coffee , brewing , tips
Honeybees Are Nature's Little Coffee Addicts
There is another creature on this planet that enjoys caffeine as much as we do - honeybees! Honeybees stick their tongues into coffee flowers to collect nectar, and that nectar contains low doses of caffeine.
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Categories: Coffee | Tags: coffee , caffeine , honeybees , natural
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Coffee Trees: The Natural Pesticide

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Coffee Trees: The Natural Pesticide
As you may know, coffee beans come from coffee trees. Those coffee trees produce coffee cherries, which contain seeds. Those seeds are the coffee beans you grind up for your daily fix.
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Categories: Coffee | Tags: coffee , caffeine , natural pesticide
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10 Neato Coffee Facts Worth Knowing

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10 Neato Coffee Facts Worth Knowing
How much do you know about everyone's favorite beverage? We all know that coffee perks us up on the morning, provides a pleasant boost in the afternoon, tastes great, goes well with cookies, and is generally a godsend for all flavor-loving hot-beverage enthusiasts. Coffee is an endlessly fascinating little bean that produces its weight in trivia. To wit:
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Categories: Coffee | Tags: coffee , facts , trivial , minnesota
What's The Buzz? Caffeine Facts About Chocolate vs. Coffee
Yes, that tasty bit of chocolate you're about to eat does indeed contain caffeine. But if you're looking for a caffeine boost, you might want to put down that truffle and grab a cup of coffee instead.
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Categories: Coffee, Chocolate | Tags: coffee , chocolate , caffeine , facts
Health Benefits of Coffee - Legacy Chocolates
We all know that coffee gives us a nice energy boost in the morning, but there are other health benefits, too. Humans have been drinking coffee since the 17th Century. The English were the first recognize the social benefits of drinking coffee. Newly minted coffee houses were popularly known as “penny universities,” because for a cent one could get a hot cup of coffee and have stimulating conversations with other people.
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Categories: Coffee | Tags: coffee , health benefits
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