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Coffee-spiked chocolate chip banana bread

Two Fieri “Flavortown Roasts” coffee-spiked mash-ups

Only larger-than-life, off-the-hook, celebrity chef Guy Fieri could have brewed up the names “Bananas Foster” (in this week’s coffee-spiked banana bread recipe) and “Redwood Roast” (in our easy-to-brew Valencia-meets-Flavortown Café del Tiempo coffee recipe) for two of his Flavortown Roasts line of Keurig-brewed, single cup coffees. We threw the proverbial coco.bm Brew News cookbook at […]

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Lavazza BLUE Capsules plus a Lavazza BLUE brewer overlaid on a background of fence-sitting kids watching stars

black is the new BLUE

The Lavazza BLUE 910 is a 100% Italian-made brewer that makes expert espressos with any Lavazza BLUE capsules (and Americanos and lungos with some.)

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Sachertorte, fork and napkin from Hotel Sacher, Vienna, Austria

Sachertorte – Austria’s national chocolate cake

Possibly the best chocolate cake in the world! Apricot jam, three kinds of chocolate and centuries of European money — a great recipe for any story The trail of this heavenly, whipped cream-crowned creation meanders all the way back to the early 17th century through revolutions, family feuds and “torte wars.” An almost accidental creation […]

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Francesca Lavazza

Buongiorno Bermuda

We thought we’d start this edition of Brew News, our third week featuring Italy and our Italian selections, with one minute and one second of passion with Francesca Lavazza, great granddaughter of Luigi Lavazza, founder of the company that bears his name. [vimeo 120574714 w=960 h=540]   … The next four don’t: AND they are all available […]

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