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Learn about all things coffee, including brewing tips, educational info, trivia and more.

Q-Grader Sipping Coffee
Coffee 101

Q Graders: Experts in Coffee Quality

October 26, 2021 | 2 min read

There are many coffee professionals, but few hold the prestigious mark of an esteemed coffee quality expert, the Q Grader....

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Espresso martini with a city in the background
Recipes

A Better Buzz: The Espresso Martini aka Espressotini

October 19, 2021 | 2 min read

True to its roots, the espresso martini really is the perfect night time drink if you need a little extra pick me up with ...

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Cup of iced coffee with leaves in the background
Coffee 101

US Grown Coffee: Kona

October 12, 2021 | 3 min read

Kona is quite unlike any other growing region in the world and has captured the hearts and cups of tourists and coffee lov...

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Two disposable coffee cups in a coffee carrier
Sustainability

Why It’s Time to Ditch Your Disposable Coffee Cup

October 05, 2021 | 3 min read

While many coffee companies are trying to promote the use of multi-use coffee cups, the simple truth is that almost all th...

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Latte sitting on a table
Coffee Fun

7 Things to Do for National Coffee Day 2021

September 28, 2021 | 2 min read

Here are some ways you can celebrate this National Coffee Day!

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Coffee bags full of beans
Coffee 101

Experimental Coffee Processing: Anaerobic Fermentation

September 23, 2021 | 3 min read

Whether you’ve heard about coffee fermentation before or not, it’s good to understand this scientific process and why many...

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Bruvi Brewer with coffee mug
Coffee 101

It’s All About the Grams: The Importance of Your Coffee to Water Ratio

September 14, 2021 | 3 min read

There is one major piece of this puzzle that the single-serve industry has got all wrong for far too long…the amount of co...

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Coffee Growing On Hill
Coffee 101

Impact of Growing Altitude on Coffee

September 07, 2021 | 2 min read

Along with general geographic traits like climate and soil, elevation is a critical component to the resulting taste profile.

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Coffee Professionals
Bruvi Tips

Tips from the Inside: Advice for a Career in Coffee

August 31, 2021 | 3 min read

There are certainly some things I wish I knew when I first began my journey. I’ve culled down my thoughts into just a few ...

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Serving Cup of Coffee
Coffee 101

The Specialty Coffee Journey: Farm to Cup

August 24, 2021 | 3 min read

It’s important to understand the beautiful process of maintaining the highest quality standard from farm to cup. Here’s ho...

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Dog Wanting Coffee
Coffee Fun

9 Reasons Why Dogs and Coffee Are Basically the Same Thing

August 17, 2021 | 2 min read

 Coffee and dogs are our favorite things and here's a few reasons why.

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Coffee Cherries
Coffee 101

Inside Bruvi® Lab: Finca El Paraiso

August 10, 2021 | 3 min read

By pushing the limits of experimental processing and not being confined by coffee tradition, El Paraiso plays by their own...

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Coffee Sustainability: Cascara, Coffee Fruit Tea
Coffee 101

Coffee Sustainability: Cascara, Coffee Fruit Tea

August 03, 2021 | 2 min read

Cascara is a commonly discarded byproduct of coffee, but when brewed right, it can be a great replacement for your afterno...

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5 Common Mistakes Using a Drip Coffee Maker
Bruvi Tips

5 Common Mistakes Using a Brewed Coffee Maker

July 27, 2021 | 3 min read

The process of making pot coffee might largely be second nature within your morning routine, but there are some common mis...

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How to Find the Best Specialty Coffee Shop in Town
Coffee Fun

How to Find the Best Specialty Coffee Shop in Town

July 20, 2021 | 3 min read

Through trial and error, here is my top advice on how to quickly find the best coffee shops to make your trip anything but...

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Understanding Acidity in Coffee
Coffee 101

Understanding Acidity in Coffee

July 13, 2021 | 3 min read

While preference in coffee acidity levels is quite subjective, there are a lot of factors that lend to one coffee deliveri...

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Coffee Talk: “Pulling” a Shot of Espresso
Coffee 101, Espresso

Coffee Talk: “Pulling” a Shot of Espresso

July 06, 2021 | 3 min read

If you’ve immersed yourself in the world of espresso or spent any amount in a coffee shop, you will certainly hear someone...

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World Chocolate Day: Pairing Coffee and Chocolate
Coffee Fun

World Chocolate Day: Pairing Coffee and Chocolate

June 29, 2021 | 3 min read

The beauty of coffee and chocolate is that they really complement one another. The strength and bitterness of your espress...

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2021 Coffee Trends: Coffee Consumption During a Pandemic
Coffee Fun

2021 Coffee Trends: Coffee Consumption During a Pandemic

June 23, 2021 | 3 min read

The 2021 National Coffee Data Trends Report, gives us the first comprehensive look into just how the coffee world has chan...

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Father’s Day Coffee Gift Ideas: 2021
Coffee Fun

Father’s Day Coffee Gift Ideas: 2021

June 15, 2021 | 3 min read

Nothing says Happy Father’s Day quite like the gift of coffee. From coffee beans to gear, here’s a list of a few things to...

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Pause the Coffee Talk! Pet Appreciate Post
Coffee Fun

Pause the Coffee Talk! Pet Appreciation Post

June 08, 2021 | 3 min read

In honor of pet appreciation week, we wanted to share a few of our furry coworkers (and their unique stories) that make bu...

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How Coffees from Different Regions Across the World (Usually) Taste
Coffee 101

How Coffees from Different Regions Across the World (Usually) Taste

June 01, 2021 | 3 min read

There are some key characteristics that differentiate the various growing regions across the world. Learn how to tell the ...

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How to Properly Drink Your Bruvi® Espresso
Bruvi Tips, Espresso

How to Properly Drink Your Bruvi® Espresso

May 25, 2021 | 2 min read

Learn how to drink your Bruvi® espresso to maximize its taste to the fullest. Shop our espresso coffee pods today!

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Know Your Coffee: Coffee Varietals and Cultivars
Coffee 101

Know Your Coffee: Coffee Varietals and Cultivars

May 18, 2021 | 4 min read

If you understand the variety of your specialty coffee, you will have a much better idea of what you can expect. Here’s so...

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