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  • 4 Coffee Trends to Look Forward to in 2017

    If it weren't for the magic of the coffee bean, I'm not sure how we would get through each day. Reading with a cup of joe in hand is best way to de-stress.  The calming and productive environment, in addition to the countless awesome ways to enjoy coffee is making this culture more popular. Trends such as nitro coffee and cold brew defined coffee culture in 2016. What does 2017 have in store for coffee lovers?  1. Turkish Coffee    There was an emperor who had 40 coffee experts in his palace responsible for caffeinating him, that is how serious this culture takes

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  • Data Snapshot: Coffee Culture Goes Corporate

    Bonding with co-workers over bad office coffee may soon become another obsolete workplace ritual (like voicemail). Today, more companies are looking to get into the $2.6 billion office coffee service industry by promising many of the same trends percolating in third-wave cafes — think single origin beans and specialty espresso beverages.   As fewer people drink coffee at home, workplace consumption has gradually increased from a low of 16% in 2013 to 21% in 2016, according to NCA National Coffee Drinking Trends data. Last year, office coffee supply companies served up 4.4 billion cups of coffee in the United States (up 5% over the

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  • Flying Boats and Whiskey: The History of Irish Coffee

      Is Irish coffee actually Irish? It turns out that the answer is yes – sort of. While there are several variations on the traditional Irish coffee recipe, the original Irish coffee was created at the flying boat terminal in Foynes, Ireland. (Yes, you read that correctly.) These flying boats were basically giant seaplanes that  could travel long distances. But they were also unreliable,  described as “big, big cumbersome things,” and vulnerable to changing weather conditions during their journey. Which is what happened in October 1943. When an aircraft bound for New York had to turn back due to inclement

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