Which Coffee Drink is right for you?

Posted by:strictlycoffee

When entering a coffee shop, even the biggest coffee lover can become overwhelmed with the abundance of choice they are presented with. “Do I go for one shot, or two?” “What flavor bean shall I have?” We have put together a guide for every life style which hopefully will help you find your way to…

Read More

Christmas gifts and gadgets for Coffee Lovers

Posted by:strictlycoffee

Not sure what to buy for your husband or friend this Christmas? Well if they are a coffee lover why not try the suggestions below: To give a really special and practical Christmas present you can buy any coffee lover their very own personalized coffee mug. Their favorite drink will be even more enjoyable from…

Read More

Top tips for Great Coffee Making

Posted by:strictlycoffee

Coffee doesn’t always make work better, but you can definitely work to get better coffee, here are some quick tips and tricks to help you make the perfect cup: When brewing your coffee, use bottled or filtered water. Doing so, you will obtain maximum flavor for your brew. However, you do not want to use…

Read More

Decaffeinated coffee

Posted by:strictlycoffee

Decaffeinated Coffee Fortunately, with or without the caffeine, coffee is rich in biologically active substances that contribute to its aroma, taste and color. Some of these have been investigated to determine which components of the drink are responsible for its well-documented health benefits. Caffeine, which is found in coffee and other foods (cocoa, tea), is…

Read More

Coffee and food pairings – part 2

Posted by:strictlycoffee

What would Italians do without coffee and biscotti? What would South Africans do without their rusks and coffee?  What would Canadians and Americans do without their doughnuts and coffee? These coffee pairings are ingrained in the daily lives of many. Here are a few popular ways to enjoy pairing coffee with baked goods.   Baked…

Read More

Coffee Pairing – part 1

Posted by:strictlycoffee

From breakfast to dessert, coffee is a delicious drink to sip with food. Here are some classic coffee-food pairings that are easy to enjoy at home or out at your favorite coffee shop. Fruit Pairings Fresh fruits and fruit-based sweets can offer a lighter, healthier pairing option for some coffees. Just be careful not to…

Read More

Coffee Etiquette in Paris

Posted by:strictlycoffee

Coffee Etiquette in Paris Planning a trip to France? If so you are more than likely to visit Paris the coffee drinking capital of Europe. The streets of Paris are lined with gorgeous little Coffee Shops that you just have to visit. But, being in Paris is a little intimidating for us none French speaking…

Read More

Coffee Trends 2012 and beyond

Posted by:strictlycoffee

Today’s coffee drinkers do more than just pour hot water over instant coffee crystals. Today’s  coffee drinkers can have a mug filled with steaming brew made in a variety of ways and from beans sourced from around the globe. As the craft coffee culture continues to grow, new trends have emerged, here are just a…

Read More

Summer-Style, Iced Turkish Coffee

Posted by:strictlycoffee

Summer-Style, Iced Turkish Coffee Turkish coffee is only enjoyed by one member of our household, but this more refreshing version means both of us can now enjoy it, even if it isn’t very traditionally Turkish. You need to experiment with quantities to get the flavors right for your personal taste but what we’ve found so far…

Read More

Coffee Drinking around the World

Posted by:strictlycoffee

No matter how you brew it, coffee remains a popular beverage throughout the world. Below are some examples of coffee drinking trends around the globe. Tell us, how do you drink your coffee? Japan Though Japan is better known for tea ceremonies, you can also find Kyoto-style cold drip coffee. “This method produces a deep…

Read More
Copyright 2016 © Strictly Coffee