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Mabrat Eyiso winnowing coffee beans courtesy Brazil's Ministry of Development at Flickr

Pairings 2.0: Yirgacheffe and Ethiopia

The last Convenience Coffee Brew News for October 2016 gets up-close-and-African with three Ethiopian coffees, scenery and sentiments. Travel with us for a look at single-origin Ethiopian Yirgacheffe beans and Fair Trade Certified, Organic blends and a fascinating footnote video that explores human connection through intimate portraits of complete strangers who were asked to pose […]

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Italy’s Famous Five Missing Letters

unFamous Italian Fact Numero Uno From the view above, atop 900-year old Prendiparte Tower in Bologna (yep, the birthplace of Bolognese) you can see that Pisa does not have the only leaning tower in the country. Bologna’s two leaning towers, Asinelli and Garisenda, are two of at least nine others. If you’re keen on things that lean, here’s Slow […]

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Pairings

Originality is simply a fresh pair of eyes.” — Woodrow Wilson, 28th US President Modern Oats 5 berry is a nutrient-packed and antioxidant-rich, very, very berry blend of juicy blueberries, strawberries, cranberries, blackberries, and raspberries PLUS California almonds and pecans. You can go two ways with this breakfast or break fusion: find the flavour connection […]

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Unboring fast food

The nice people in the Modern Oats marketing department claim to have one simple goal: “To change the perception of old-fashioned oatmeal to un-boring.” Editor’s Note: Given that old-fashioned oatmeal actually IS really and truly totally boring we figured these guys might just be ex-silicon-valley venture capitalists gone all-Birkenstock and bird seed — just trying to trick us into signing on for some sexy-sounding groats. So we did […]

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