Six Best Teas for Fighting the Flu

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Cold and flu season is upon us. That means, as colder weather approaches so does the dreaded cold and flu symptoms. But do not fret- we have you covered.  We’ve gone ahead and curated a list of the best tea ingredients to look for when choosing a tea for flu as well as some of our personal favourite tea remedies. Not only will these teas help boost your immunity but they will also help you cope should you fall sick. CONTINUE READING

Six Surprising Matcha Benefits

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Matcha tea has become a famous and sought-after tea and superfood in the western world over the last decade. Most of us know it as a bright green powder which makes a strong and thick tea that is rich in health benefits. It is a versatile tea that you can use to power-up your smoothies, add health benefits to your baking, and decorate your latte with foamy green goodness. In this post, we’ll take a look at where matcha came from, how it’s made and the matcha benefits that come along with it.  CONTINUE READING

Top 10 Health Benefits of Coffee

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The world consumes close to 2.25 billion cups of a coffee every day making it, without a doubt, one of the most popular beverages in the world. Those who drink coffee claim various benefits from boosting your energy to keeping you regular.  In this post, we’ll take a look at the top 10 scientifically proven health benefits of coffee.    CONTINUE READING

Different Coffee Roasts and Their Characteristics

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Aside from a coffee beans origin and growing environment, different coffee roast types can also ignite various bean flavours. These flavours, along with the colour of the bean, develop from the internal temperature the bean reaches during the roasting process. To accomplish a light roast, the beans stay at lower temperatures while dark roasts reach much higher internal temperatures. The darker the roast, the less caffeine, acidity and origin flavours it will contain.  CONTINUE READING

The Five Best Camping Coffee Accessories

Chances are if you’re anything like us you’ll go to great extremes to get a good cup of coffee. Whether you’re roughing it for the weekend, at a cottage, or simply on your way to work, good coffee is something we won’t compromise. Fortunately, there are various products on the market that make brewing coffee a breeze, regardless of where you may be.  From stovetop espresso makers to portable coffee grinders, we cover our five favourite camping accessories for making the perfect cup of coffee while in the great outdoors. CONTINUE READING

The Best Coffee Grinder: Hand Grinder vs. Electric Grinder

If you’re a coffee connoisseur, I’m sure you are well aware of the difference between a good cup of coffee from a not-so-good cup. And if you’re not… well, you’re in the right place. Although making delicious coffee requires a few key components, finding the best coffee grinder is one of the most effective and easiest ways for upgrading your coffee game. There are three main types of at home grinders on the market today:  the electric burr grinder, a hand coffee grinder or manual coffee burr grinder, and a blade grinder.  In this post, we’ll outline which one is the best coffee grinder for you based on your needs. CONTINUE READING

How to Make Matcha Tea in a Matcha Shaker

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There are a few different methods for making matcha. From the simple battery operated milk frother to the traditional ceremonial style. While all work relatively well, you may find yourself favoring one technique over the other.  In this post, we’ll specifically take a look at making matcha tea in a matcha shaker. We like this method for the minimal resources needed and for its on-the-go convenience. Sometimes our lives can become hectic and making sure we’re taking care of ourselves while conquering the world can be a difficult task. But, with a little bit of matcha and the right tools, a quick boost to your system is easy. So let’s not waste any more time and get our matcha on.    CONTINUE READING

How to Make Siphon Coffee

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If you’ve landed on this page, you’ve probably heard the term siphon coffee before. And if not, we’re psyched to be the ones introducing you to the coolest way of brewing a cup of joe.  In this post, we’ll explain what siphon coffee is, how it works, along with a step by step guide on how to make it. Let’s begin!  CONTINUE READING

How to Make Matcha Green Tea – Traditional Style

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Matcha, matcha, matcha! It’s all of the rage. It may be from the numerous benefits it provides, the smooth taste it offers or from the spirituality and tranquillity associated with it. Nonetheless, cafes and restaurants around the world are working hard to learn how to make matcha green tea to keep up with the increasing trend.  So what is it that makes matcha so special anyways? In this post, we’ll take a look at the caffeine levels, the benefits, storing it and how to make matcha green tea – the traditional way.  CONTINUE READING

How to Make Cold Brew Coffee in a French Press

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We’ve all heard the term cold brew coffee thrown around before. But do you know what cold brew actually is? What makes it different from iced coffee? Do we need a special cold brew coffee maker to brew it? The term may sound fancy but when it comes down to it, it’s actually quite simple. CONTINUE READING

Bulletproof coffee: Everything you need to know

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Everybody is talking about Bulletproof coffee or butter coffee these days. People who drink it claim numerous health benefits from being more alert to losing weight. We’ll have a look at the concept of Bulletproof coffee, the associated health benefits and give some tips about brewing it at home. CONTINUE READING

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