Bruvi® Blog

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

Measuring Ground Coffee
Coffee 101

Why is Instant Coffee Still a Thing?

May 11, 2021 | 3 min read

More than one third of the world’s retail brewed coffee is instant coffee. Why drink instant coffee when you can get gourm...

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Tipping Barista
Bruvi Tips

How Much Should You Tip Your Barista?

May 04, 2021 | 3 min read

While most customers will opt to tip, determining the right amount to tip your barista can be tricky. Bruvi® is here to help!

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Coffee Grounds On Table
Coffee 101

When Does Coffee Go Bad?

April 27, 2021 | 3 min read

How do I know if the coffee beans sitting in my cupboard are still good? It’s not a simple answer but I’ll give you the to...

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A Trip to New Orleans: Coffee & Chicory
Coffee 101

A Trip to New Orleans: Coffee & Chicory

April 20, 2021 | 3 min read

While walking through the lively French Quarter you will notice many cafes that serve a less than typical brew, chicory co...

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How Much Am I Spending on Bruvi Coffee?
Coffee Fun

How Much Am I Really Spending on Coffee?

April 13, 2021 | 4 min read

This is an easy point of reference for us all to face the cold hard fact that going out for coffee can get expensive.

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How Bruvi® Evaluates Coffee
Coffee 101

The Art of Evaluating Coffee: How to Cup Coffee

April 06, 2021 | 3 min read

Quite simply, coffee cupping is just a comprehensive evaluation of a coffee’s taste, smell, and overall quality. This can ...

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What Countries Drink the Most Coffee?
Coffee Fun

What Countries Drink the Most Coffee?

March 30, 2021 | 3 min read

Have you ever wondered what countries drink the most coffee? Here’s a look at the top countries by annual per capita coffe...

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How To Use AeroPress
Coffee 101

Decoding the AeroPress

March 23, 2021 | 3 min read

The beauty of the AeroPress is its simplicity. With coffee, water, a quick stir and a little time you can brew delicious c...

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The Last Coffee Drink Guide You’ll Ever Need
Coffee 101

The Last Coffee Drink Guide You’ll Ever Need

March 16, 2021 | 5 min read

Are you overwhelmed by all the coffee choices you have these days? Do you find yourself reverting back to the same drinks ...

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Mastering the Moka Pot
Coffee 101

Mastering the Moka Pot

March 09, 2021 | 3 min read

The Moka pot is a stovetop brewing method that has made a comeback among nostalgic hipsters and coffee lovers alike. Follo...

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Coffee Trends: Here’s What You Should Know
Coffee 101

Coffee Trends: Here’s What You Should Know

March 03, 2021 | 3 min read

The 2020 National Coffee Data Trends (NCDT) Report uncovered some interesting findings about who, what, where and how coff...

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French Press With Silver Handle
Coffee 101

A Guide to the Perfect French Press

February 23, 2021 | 3 min read

The beauty of a French Press is its inherent simplicity. Once you figure out the right coffee to water ratio, water temp a...

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Iced Cold Brew Coffee
Coffee 101

Cold Brew Coffee 101: Not All Iced Coffee Is Equal

February 16, 2021 | 4 min read

Whether you’re a cold brew drinker or not, we’re here to tell you everything you need to know about what makes this coffee...

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Bruvi Valentine
Coffee Fun

How to Show Someone You Love Them (with Coffee)

February 09, 2021 | 3 min read

If your partner’s love language is coffee, here are some great ways to celebrate this Valentine’s Day.

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Coffee Arabica
Coffee 101

What’s the Difference Between Arabica and Robusta Coffee?

February 02, 2021 | 3 min read

Fun fact, not all coffee comes from the same plant! There are two main species of coffee plants that grow the beans you fi...

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Which Alternative Coffee Milks Are Best for Our Planet?
Sustainability

Which Alternative Coffee Milks Are Best for Our Planet?

January 19, 2021 | 4 min read

While all these emerging plant-based milks are gaining traction, the big question is, are they better for our planet and i...

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How To Choose The Best Mug For Your Coffee
Coffee Fun

How To Choose The Best Mug For Your Coffee

January 12, 2021 | 3 min read

You decide to start your morning with your favorite B-Pod®, great choice! For most people, the next decision is a tough on...

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Happy New Year Text
Coffee Fun

8 New Year’s (Coffee) Resolutions For 2021

January 08, 2021 | 3 min read

As we take a moment to reflect on one of the most challenging years in modern history and optimistically prepare for 2021,...

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Understanding the Coffee Flavor Wheel
Coffee 101

Understanding the Coffee Flavor Wheel

January 05, 2021 | 3 min read

The coffee flavor wheel includes a variety of unique flavors that make up the specialty coffee you know and love from Bruv...

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Matcha Tea: Here's Why We Love It!
Coffee 101, Tea

Matcha Tea: Here's Why We Love It!

December 29, 2020 | 4 min read

Many are captivated by matchas distinct appearance but know very little about what they are drinking or the tradition behi...

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4 Ways To Spice Up Your Morning Coffee
Recipes

4 Ways To Spice Up Your Morning Coffee

December 25, 2020 | 2 min read

Here are some tips to bring excitement back into your morning coffee routine.

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Coffee Isn’t the Only Thing Brewing in Your Single-Serve Coffee Maker
Bruvi Tips

Coffee Isn’t the Only Thing Brewing in Your Single-Serve Coffee Brewer

December 22, 2020 | 2 min read

There is another place that you’ve probably overlooked that is a breeding ground for bacteria, mold and other less than de...

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Christmas Latte
Coffee Fun

Holiday Gift Ideas for Coffee Lovers: 2020 Edition

December 18, 2020 | 4 min read

Are you currently on the hunt for the perfect holiday gift for those who made your nice list? Bruvi is here to make findin...

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Coffee Degassing: Why Fresher Isn’t Always Better
Coffee 101

Coffee Degassing: Why Fresher Isn’t Always Better

December 15, 2020 | 2 min read

After being roasted, coffee goes through a process called degassing. Let’s look at degassing and what it means for your co...

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