Voting is Now Open in the 2020 SCA Romania Chapter Election
Voting in the 2020 SCA Romania Chapter elections is officially open. The nomination stage is closed and the candidates listed below have accepted their nominations. If you are an SCA member based in Romania, cast your vote for the new committee for the SCA Romania Chapter Committee now. Voting is open January 22-29 and the results …
Did The Makers of Popular 90s Sitcoms Intend on Making Us Grow The “Coffee House” Scene?
The gang in Central Perk – Courtesy of Netflix. As many of us coffee-addicts were in our childhood or young teens during the 1990s, the television our older siblings and parents watched would, of course, rub directly onto us. I remember loving all those shows and continue to watch them even over twenty years later. In North America especially, the popularity of television characters spending most of their free time drinking coffee boomed in the 90s. We wanted to be like the group of friends who met and discussed their love lives on an old couch that no one else ever sat in. My question is: did the makers of these popular television shows intend on making us grow the “coffee house” scene and stray away from the popular bar scenes that many earlier shows (think “Cheers”) often promoted? How did the 90s sitcoms influence the rise and our love for coffee shops? It may even have been deliberate. In 2017, a radio presenter named Alex Baker came up with an interesting theory, calling the rise in coffee shop television as “a mad, elaborate stage-setter for Starbucks” and a “meticulously-planned priming exercise to manipulate human behaviour.” Although this is a […]
SCA Chapter Spotlight: Korea
The SCA is a global community comprised of local communities who all share the belief that coffee is more than a commodity. We come together to develop and exchange knowledge, expand our network, share our experiences, and to simply make coffee better. Once a community of like-minded individuals has come together in a location, there’s …
Meet our ambassadors: @jeffreyhh
Based in Hamburg and proud owner of an impressive coffee-making gear collection, @jeffreyhh documents his exploration of coffee with beautiful Instagram posts The post Meet our ambassadors: @jeffreyhh appeared first on The Coffeevine.
#86 | Elucidating the Bitter Taste of Coffee | Expo Lectures 2019
This podcast is brought to you with the support of Coffee shows an appealing bitterness when properly roasted and prepared. But how do the compounds that make coffee taste bitter develop during roasting and how do you analyze and identify them? What lessons can be learned from academic research on coffee roasting to make coffee …
Your Wake Up and Feel Good Smoothie… with Coffee.
Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter If you’re not a morning person or your Friday night was a late one (perhaps you spent the evening out with friends or stayed up most of the night working) then you might be quite the walking zombie today. You may find yourself dazed in the kitchen needing a kick-start to get you going, but a simple mug of coffee just won’t do it. This nutrient-packed coffee smoothie can be customized to whatever source of protein you have hanging around in the kitchen and offers a well-rounded boost of energy in conjunction with that morning dose of joe. Ingredients: Brewed coffee; 1 cup favorite milk; 2 TBSP chocolate powder; 1 scoop of protein powder (optional – chia seeds are also a great source of protein); 1 fresh or frozen banana; 1 TBSP peanut butter (or any of your favorite butter – almond butter would work perfectly as well); 1 tsp vanilla; A frozen vegetable such as kale or avocado for extra ‘green’ nutrients; and Shaved or cubed ice (especially if your banana isn’t frozen). Instructions: Brew your coffee as you normally do each morning and set it in the freezer with a few ice […]
Meet our February ’20 roasters
Discover and enjoy freshly roasted coffees from Jonas Reindl, Right Side and Birchbach from our epic forthcoming February ’20 coffee box The post Meet our February ’20 roasters appeared first on The Coffeevine.
In Memoriam: Trygve Klingenberg
Picture above: Trygve Klingenberg with Susie Spindler. By MICK WHEELER with help from TONE LIAVAAG There are many people, better qualified than I, who can talk about the life of Trygve Klingenberg, but I had the privilege of calling him a friend so I can only hope that I do him the justice he deserves. …
Keen Coffee from Utrecht | in our January ’20 coffee box
One of the most exciting specialty coffee roasters in The Netherlands, Keen Coffee returns to The Coffeevine for its second feature with a yummy El Salvadorian coffee The post Keen Coffee from Utrecht | in our January ’20 coffee box appeared first on The Coffeevine.
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