Coffee – General

Opportunity Cafe and Coffee

Opportunity Cafe and Coffee

One of the nice things about being a coffee enthusiast in Kansas City is that there are more than enough great shops to go to.  And if you venture out a little bit into the suburbs or, gasp, even a tad further, you will be […]

Ultimate Gift Guide for Coffee Lovers

Ultimate Gift Guide for Coffee Lovers

We all want to get each person on our Christmas Gift List the perfect, thoughtful gift, that makes their eyes light up when they open it.  Right?  If there are more than a couple people on your list, that can be a lot of stress […]

Parisi Cafe – Kansas City Coffee Shop Review

Parisi Cafe – Kansas City Coffee Shop Review

“Great coffee is motivational.  Inspirational. Timeless moments are often shared over a cup.  So we take our coffee seriously.  Selecting, roasting and brewing it right is an art.  Parisi Coffee is our proud, passionate homage to our Italian heritage.  It’s also our way to share […]

Encore Coffee Company – Tanzania Review

Encore Coffee Company – Tanzania Review

One of the greatest things about Kansas City (besides the Royals) is that there are an endless amount of places to grab a great cup of coffee.  Encore Coffee Company is one of the cities newest roasters, and they just released their new Tanzania coffee. […]

City Market Coffee Roasters – Kansas City Coffee Shop Review

City Market Coffee Roasters – Kansas City Coffee Shop Review

I’m continuing on my quest for great coffee here in Kansas City, with a little place called City Market Coffee Roasters.  I don’t know why, but for some reason when I Google coffee shops in Kansas City, this place doesn’t show up.. It’s almost like […]

Celebrating National Coffee Day with Atlas Coffee Club & More!

Celebrating National Coffee Day with Atlas Coffee Club & More!

Today is National Coffee Day, which means I get to take the day off work to enjoy for religious purposes.  Just kidding!  I know what you’re thinking – Coffee is something to be celebrated every day.  And I completely agree.  After all, I love it […]

The Friendy Bean Coffee Shop – Kansas City Coffee Shop Review

The Friendy Bean Coffee Shop – Kansas City Coffee Shop Review

The Friendly Bean Coffee Shop has been around for quite some time.  It was always one of those places that I knew existed, but for some reason I could never manage to get myself to try it out.  I actually remember though, one time, years […]

What is Instant Coffee and Should You Drink It?

What is Instant Coffee and Should You Drink It?

I first tried instant coffee many many years ago, way before I discovered how much I loved coffee.  Even then, I could tell that there was something completely different about it.  It didn’t taste anything like coffee… Or did it just taste like bad coffee…?? […]

How to Drink Your Coffee Black

How to Drink Your Coffee Black

When I first started drinking coffee, I guess you could say I didn’t know what I was doing.  I added way too much sugar and probably too much cream and flavored sweeteners too.  I also wasn’t buying good coffee, which only contributed to my over […]

Simple & Healthy Fall Pumpkin Spice Latte!

Simple & Healthy Fall Pumpkin Spice Latte!

Summertime really is the best time of the year, or I think so anyways.  My wife and kids and I love spending those hot summer days by the pool.  But unfortunately, all good things must come to an end… at least when you live in […]