by Mental Floss
Side facts of coffee
“Coffee is the lifeblood of most of our mornings, but do you know what’s actually inside that cup of coffee you’re drinking each day? You’d be surprised.” by Wired
Down to the finest detail. Find the best taste of the coffee.
“Brewing coffee is a never-ending science project, according to barista Sam Penix, owner of Everyman Espresso in New York City. Grind-size, brew method, coffee beans (which are really seeds), water temperature can all affect the flavors that end up in your cup. Harold McGee, author of On Food and Cooking, explains some of the chemistry of coffee.” by SciFri
In this episode of Subculture Club, Thrash Lab gives you an inside look at three of our favorite specialty coffee companies. We start off at the roasting plant for LAMILL Coffee, then visit the Oakland headquarters and cupping room for Blue Bottle Coffee Co. and then take you to the roasting works at Handsome Coffee in downtown Los Angeles. The things that happen in a coffee house are really magical! Watch and see how the taste, the look, the smell, the pour, the perfect cup and the traditional drinking experience of coffee is created by some of the experts in the business.
by Verve Coffee Roasters