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Coffee with a tea kettle – How to brew coffee in the office?

If you're like me, and you're in an office with nothing else than a tea kettle and a capsule coffee machine, you are in a pinch to make a delicious cup o' joe. But don't worry, in this post we have collected a couple of options and tips for you to make a successful brew with… Continue reading Coffee with a tea kettle – How to brew coffee in the office?

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Ovenbird Artisan Coffee Roasters – Fly, Ovenbird, fly!

"The Ovenbird is a migratory songbird that takes refuge in heavily shaded coffee farms. Coffee from rustic or traditional polyculture farms provides the best quality habitat for birds. Population outbreaks of some insect species can have a devastating effect on the forest because the insects severely defoliate the trees or attack the bark. Vast areas… Continue reading Ovenbird Artisan Coffee Roasters – Fly, Ovenbird, fly!

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Glenmorangie Dornoch (Limited Edition)

Delicate. Light smokiness. Sweet. Teeny bit flat. Slightly lingering. This is what the Glenmorangie Dornoch is, and this is our mini review of it! Introduction "Established in 1843, the Distillery was named Glenmorangie, Scots Gaelic for ‘Glen of Tranquillity', perfectly describing its peaceful setting on the banks of the picturesque Dornoch Firth, a vast sea estuary… Continue reading Glenmorangie Dornoch (Limited Edition)

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New cafés in Cambridge: Espresso Library & Jamaica Blue

We have recently been to two new cafés in Cambridge and wanted to share our experiences briefly with our readers. Espresso Library is an independent café while Jamaica Blue is an Australian franchise with their first UK location now open in Cambridge. Espresso Library Finally - The Espresso Library is open just around the corner… Continue reading New cafés in Cambridge: Espresso Library & Jamaica Blue

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The Weekly Finn #5: Panimo Hiisi (Microbrewery)

Welcome back to our weekly series about Finnish beverage breweries, distilleries and other organisations. This week's Finn is a microbrewery from Jyväskylä, central Finland, with a mission to bring amazing craft ales to the Finnish nation - And they are doing it well. "Hiisi" is Finnish and it can have a few meanings depending on the context. Hiisi… Continue reading The Weekly Finn #5: Panimo Hiisi (Microbrewery)

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The Weekly Finn #4: Stadin Panimo (Microbrewery)

We're back at WhiskyBeans with another Finnish brewery. Last week's trip to Brussels postponed this one with a week, our apologies for that. Enjoy!   Stadin Panimo ("Stadi Brewery", Stadi is another term for Helsinki) is a microbrewery founded at the end of 1990's. Their first ales became available early 2000. Their brewery received a complete… Continue reading The Weekly Finn #4: Stadin Panimo (Microbrewery)