Wake Up and Smell the Coffee

Just The Smell of Coffee Is Good For Your Brain Power, Research Shows.  It turns out just smelling coffee may actually be good for you — or, at least, good for your math scores. New research published in the Journal of Environmental Psychology suggests the scent of coffee provides both a cognitive boost for analytical tasks and an expectation for better performance.  READ MORE

The Race to Save Coffee

America's favorite beverage is under attack from climate change and other woes. Science may offer a solution. Read more in The Washington Post.

Welcome Autumn With Homemade Pumpkin Spice Latte

Start by heating milk, pumpkin puree, and sugar on the stove. You can use whole, 2 %, skim, or dairy-free milk. Coconut or almond milk would be delicious. Then we add vanilla, pumpkin pie spices, and strong coffee. The mixture gets divided between two mugs and it’s time for whipped cream. READ MORE

Springtime Coffee Recipes

Espresso Cortado, Iced Americano, and Sidecar. Try these springtime coffee recipes to brighten up your day! READ MORE

Flavors of Fall

The leaves are beginning to change from verdant green to sunny yellow, burnt orange and deep red, which means trading in your iced coffees for something a little more warming. If your everyday roast doesn't seem like a fair tradeoff to summer's fun, icy drinks, consider giving your beans a boost of autumn-inspired flavor. Here are our top five faves for fall. READ MORE