coffee

Your Summer Goodness: Delicious Fire Dept. Coffee To The Rescue

Dr. Jessie Voigts's picture

Looking for your summer trifecta of delightful coffee drinks? Well, one of our favorite roasters, Fire Dept. Coffee (read our interview with them here, to learn the backstory of this great company!) has some tasty new roasts...and, in addition to their global coffee club, a new and VERY tasty spirit infused coffee club

Read This: Candace Rose Rardon on Stuff Every Coffee Lover Should Know…

by Dr. Jessie Voigts / Apr 07, 2021 /
Dr. Jessie Voigts's picture

This spring, Quirk Books published a book on my very favorite thing, by my very favorite writer. So imagine my happiness when I read Candace Rose Rardon's new book, Stuff Every Coffee Lover Should Know. Whether you're a coffee aficionado, or new to the game, this book is quite useful.

How to Make Italian Coffee with a Moka (Un Caffè Italiano)

Ashley in Italy's picture

What's the best part of waking up in Italy? A proper Italian caffè! This short film shows you how to use and clean for a Moka to make Italian coffee (caffè, macchiato, & cappuccino) at home.

How to make an Italian Coffee with a Moka

 

The Complete Guide to Stratford Coffee Shops

by Dr. Jessie Voigts / Mar 09, 2020 /
Dr. Jessie Voigts's picture

One of our favorite towns, Stratford, Ontario, is also a coffee shop lover’s dream. Why? Well, not only for the many options available, but also for the love and care each coffee shop puts into their brew. There are also 2 (!!!) roasters in the area (yay!).

We tasted them ALL on a recent visit (buzz, buzz), and have put together the complete guide to Stratford Coffee Shops. 

Midwest Travel Experts On 50 Best Coffee Roasters You Need to Know

Dr. Jessie Voigts's picture

 

"Without my morning coffee I’m just like a dried up piece of roast goat." - Johann Sebastian Bach

Midwest Travel Experts On 50 Best Coffee Roasters You Need to Know

The Complete Guide to Kalamazoo Coffee Shops

Dr. Jessie Voigts's picture

Although Kalamazoo, Michigan is known as a craft beer town, it is also becoming known as a craft coffee town, to our great delight. We are lucky enough to have a slew of excellent coffee shops, creating artisanal, craft coffee drinks - think no chains (except one local), third wave coffee and small batch roasters. We have so many great options that it is hard to choose where to go! Don’t worry - we’ve got you covered.

Visiting Prague? Locals Share 8 Things Not to Miss

Dr. Jessie Voigts's picture
Whether you’re studying abroad in Europe or traveling for a shorter period of time, Prague is one of the cities you must visit. Why? It’s packed with culture, arts, history, and, of course, great food. And, as with any large city, there is too much to see and do.

Mi Cafecito: A Coffee Tour for a Tea Lover

Stephane Alexandre's picture

Our Intercultural Immersion Editor, Stephane Alexandre, recently was a guest with G Adventures for 16 days to Costa Rica! This is one of her trip reports – and on my favorite subject, coffee.

5 Best Coffeeshops in Kalamazoo

Dr. Jessie Voigts's picture

Note: We've updated this! Please click here to read: 

The Complete Guide to Kalamazoo Coffee Shops

 

We recently moved to Kalamazoo, and I’ve been pleasantly surprised by the great local coffeeshops around! Some have more photos than others – I’ll have to rectify that situation.

Here are 5 of my favorites:

The Best Iced Coffee Maker in the World, No Lie

Dr. Jessie Voigts's picture

Anyone who is even casually acquainted with me knows that I. LOVE. COFFEE. So, I tend to perk up when a new coffee gadget arrives on the scene, or I discover a new, small batch coffee roaster

The Best Iced Coffee Maker in the World, No Lie

Pages