June 24, 2011

Coffee may protect against Alzheimer's disease, study finds

Coffee lovers, raise your cup to the latest research on the benefits of your favorite beverage. Researchers at the University of South Florida say there's a mystery ingredient in coffee that could protect coffee drinkers against Alzheimer's disease.

June 20, 2011

Coffee Tip: Espresso Pods

If the espresso pod feels inconsistent, do not shake it. The fabric of the pod is thin and may break. I unfortunately proved this fact this afternoon.

Cleaning up finely ground espresso coffee is akin to clean up copier powder.

DeLonghi EC155 Espresso Maker

June 16, 2011

Overpriced Douwe-Egbert Coffee at a Not-so-lonely Table

The Douwe-Egbert coffee was overpriced, but her company was beyond any value.

She sat at my table. I don't know why but I didn't ask. 

Sometimes, no matter how flavorless a coffee, if the conversation is good, it tastes like the first sip.

June 9, 2011

No Java for You

Why is there no picture of coffee?

She promised me coffee. 
We met at sunrise, in the pouring rain.
There was no coffee.

June 4, 2011

Coffee Tip: Milk or Cream

The Very Best Of CreamAdding cream to coffee? Microwave it a few seconds to take the cold out. This will help keep the coffee hot.

Watch out to avoid nuking too long. You do not want to cook the milk.