Category: Brewing & Preparation

When Does Coffee Reach Peak Freshness?

The coffee you buy at the store isn’t fresh. Usually, the coffee sitting on the shelves at the grocery store is months or even years old. You might be used to drinking this coffee. Most people are. Coffee beans that are too old have gone stale, and when you brew coffee with those beans, you’re ...

The Cold Brew Ratio

Cold brew is great in the summer, especially here in Texas. Personally, I’ll drink cold brew any time of year.  Before I got into cold brew, I never really understood it. I’d had iced coffee before and wasn’t especially impressed. A couple years ago, however, I tasted cold brew that completely changed the way I ...