Entries by Cátia Biscaia

Cinnamon Coffee Benefits

There is a partner who is simply perfect to enhance the taste of an espresso: cinnamon. Coffee has several advantages. In addition to fighting fatigue, it increases alertness and alertness levels and can have a protective effect against various diseases. And more: Moderate coffee consumption helps to slightly improve sports performance and ease digestion while […]

World’s Largest Cup of Coffee

Honduras, the world’s fifth-largest coffee producer, manufactured the world’s largest 18,000-liter cup of coffee to break the Guinness record that belonged to England. Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernández led a ceremony in the community park of San Sebastián, western department of Lempira, to present the huge cup in the presence of industry members and public […]

Coffee or tea?

Study indicates that preference for coffee or tea is influenced by genetics. Do you prefer tea or coffee? Whatever the choice, it is not just your will. The taste appears to be partly determined by genetics, as a study done with the British and published in the journal “Scientific Reports” reveals. According to the study, […]

How coffee trends are set to evolve beyond 2018

Coffee is serious business. There’s always a new coffee shop opening, from coffee-giants Starbucks and Costa Coffee, to smaller independent cafés. So what are the coffee trends for next year? By Ryan Burnyeat  We’re spoilt for choice when it comes to coffee too; you can order everything from a standard black coffee, to a venti iced […]

10 Best Pumpkin Spice Latte Cities

Fall is officially in full swing, which means it’s time to grab your favorite seasonal spiced beverage: your Pumpkin Spice Latte. The highly coveted pumpkin spice latte was established as a crowd favorite with a balance of creamy and robust flavors. Every coffee shop offers a unique flair on the pumpkin spice lattes – and Angie Bersin, […]

New Cold Brew Coffee Maker

Cold brew lovers? There is a new coffee maker in town specifically for cold brew coffee. For those who are cold brew lovers these are some wonderful news. Yet, if you are not familiar with cold brew, we can easily explain it to you (so you can also be excited with this news). Cold Brewed […]

Turning Coffee Residue Into Profit

During the past couple of years there has been a lot of debate about the importance of dealing with coffee waste and how it can have a more economic and environmentally friendly outcome. Coffee residue has been over and over a question in our daily lives. What can we do with it? Does it have […]

Beetle Inspired Coffee Machine

What if a Beetle was transformed into a coffee machine? Have you ever ask yourself this question? If you have, this article is for you. If you do not, then this article is for you, too, car lover or not. Yes, there is Volkswagen inspired coffee machine. Klaus Bischoff – Volkswagen’s Head of Design – […]

Coffee Documentary: The Hands we Cannot See

Travis Lee Ratcliff shows a «portrait of the hidden humanity that exists in every stage of growing and harvesting coffee» in Nicaragua. Most of the times we are having our coffee in the morning – or afternoon, or even during every single moment we have free time during the day (we feel you coffee addicts) […]

An Italian Starbucks

The American chain now faces a new challenge: conquering the Italian market, where espresso was born. Starbucks was already present in practically the whole Europe. But the list lacked a country, with a long coffee history, so it has just opened the first store in Italy, located in the heart of Milan. With this, the […]