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Can You Freeze Coffee Beans?

Freezing coffee beans has its benefits, but you need to take certain steps in order to preserve the flavor and quality as much as possible.

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What Makes Coffee Specialty Coffee?

Specialty coffee is a product, while third wave is an experience. You cannot have a third-wave experience without specialty coffee, but you can have specialty coffee without the third-wave experience.

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Why Your Coffee Tastes Bitter (And How To Fix It)

Coffee, like many plants, contains bitter tasting components as a protection mechanism. A little bitterness in your coffee is fine, but it can be unpleasant when it begins to dominates your coffee’s flavor profile.