Category Archives: coffee beans

Where Do Coffee Beans Come From? (Part 3 – Asia)

The Origins Of Coffee Beans – Asian Coffee Beans Coffee is a crop that is vastly important in terms of the global economy, with it being the second most traded commodity other than crude oil. Coffee beans tend to grow around the the equatorial regions of the planet, and as we have already covered, this [...]

Where Do Coffee Beans Come From? (Part 1)

The Characteristics of Latin American Coffee Beans In spite of its popularity, many of us know very little about the origins of our favourite hot drink. We might have a vague notion of the richness of Costa Rican coffee or the distinctive taste of Columbian, but that’s generally about as far as it goes. So [...]

How to Save Money on Your Office Coffee Supplies

Providing your office staff with coffee can boost productivity and morale. By giving your employees an incentive to take regular breaks, it can also help reduce stress. However, it can also be costly, so here are some useful tips to help you cut costs on your office coffee supplies. Buying Coffee and Tea for Your [...]

How Coffee Beans are Roasted to Achieve Different Taste Profiles

Coffee Bean Roasts and Their Characteristics You may be a die-hard fan of balanced, medium-intensity American roast coffee beans. Or perhaps you prefer the full-on flavour of gorgoeous Italian coffee beans. But have you ever thought about the ways in which this diverse range of flavour profiles is achieved? There are literally hundreds of ways [...]

The Cost of Quality Coffee Beans

These days there is a wide range of coffee beans available to suit everybody’s unique taste and budget. And whilst the majority of beans on the market are affordable and available to us all, there is one unique blend that very few have had the opportunity (and stomach) to try. Surprisingly, this rare “treat” is [...]

The Top 10 Coffee Beans to Buy this Christmas

There is no better way to end off an evening of Christmas celebrations with friends and family than with a tasty cup of coffee. Here are this season’s top 10 festive favourite coffee beans: 1. Cafe Rovi Special This blend consists of 100% Arabica beans, medium roasted for a mild flavour that will appeal to [...]