Coffee Origin

Where Do Coffee Beans Grow?

Coffee is grown and farmed in countries located within the ‘Coffee Belt’, the region surrounding the Equator. This region provides optimal environment required for coffee to flourish. Asia, African, South and Central American countries fall within the coffee belt.   Let’s dive into the origins of coffee and some of the key characteristics of coffee…

what is coffee?

What is Coffee?

It’s probably your go-to drink every morning. But where does coffee really come from? Here’s a quick introduction to coffee! Table of content Coffee: The Beverage Coffee: The Seed Coffee: The Fruit Coffee – The Beverage Coffee is the beverage we brew from coffee beans. And the same beverage that many crave every morning to help them…

wedding favors

Wedding Favors Idea – Coffee Favor Bags

Wedding Favors are gifts or token of appreciation given by the bride and groom during their wedding ceremony. Many wedding package includes a range of wedding favors that you can choose from. These include the usual (boring) coasters, pens, chopsticks, cards, etc to the memorable handmade soaps,  jams, etc. Being one of the first things that…

cupping for DIY-ers

Cupping – Steps and Procedures

In the previous post, we introduced cupping. Today, we will focus on the actual Cupping process, from the materials required to the step by step Cupping process that you can follow. What you need for Cupping Your selected coffee beans Grinder Cupping bowl Cupping Spoon (or a table spoon) Kettle Pen and Paper Weighing Scale…

Coffee-Cupping

Cupping Coffee – An Introduction

What is Cupping? The practice of getting to know a particular coffee. During the process, participants will observe the taste and the aroma from the brewed coffee. Professionals also known as Master Tasters will score the coffee based on the following categories: Aroma Flavor Body Acidity Aftertaste Balance The Specialty Coffee Association of America (SCAA)…