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Best Coffee & Food Pairings

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Thanks to Hollywood’s not so accurate representation of police officers, the classic drip coffee and glazed doughnut is what most people think of when they hear ‘coffee & food pairing’. However, the reality is, we can do as much with coffee and food as we can with wine and food. In bothfalse

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Life After Decaf

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Decaf Coffee has been considered over the years to be a blemish to the coffee community. 

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Now Featuring Groundwork: A New Coffee Experience

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Groundwork

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Climate Change's Impact on Coffee

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It shouldn’t really be much of a surprise that climate change can impact coffee farmers - the varying environmental conditions of the globe cause irregular temperatures, rain, and humidity. These conditions, of course, are what can make or break a farmer’s harvest each season. Unfortunately, forfalse

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How to Take the Perfect Coffee Instagram

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There are many instances in life that simply aren’t capturable with the standard mobile camera - the upcoming solar eclipse, a hummingbird’s wings as it hovers outside your office window, or in my case, a decent photo of the Washington Monument from inside a Lyft. However, lucky for us, coffeefalse

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Manual Coffee Brewing Tools

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Whether you’re camping in the Shenandoah mountains or planning a cross-country road-trip, there will be days when you won’t have access to your coveted countertop espresso maker or autodrip coffee machine. Luckily, we’ve compiled our top four favorite manual brewing methods that are not onlyfalse

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