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Cold Coffee Beans Produce Better Brews

Cold Coffee Beans Produce Better Brews

It is common knowledge among coffee enthusiasts that coffee beans produce the best coffee when they are freshly roasted, when the beans are full of the oils that give coffee so much flavor. It is also common knowledge that beans should be ground just before brewing, if at all possible,…
What is shade-grown coffee?

What is shade-grown coffee?

Shade grown coffee is exactly what it sounds like: coffee grown in the shade. The coffee bean trees get little, if any, direct sunlight and the coffee beans, in turn, also get very little direct sunlight. Since coffee tends to grow in very temperate climates to begin with, this means…