Espresso Chocolate Chip Ice Cream

I have an intense love for both coffee and ice cream, and I’m pretty much always consumed for a craving of one or the other....more

10 Reasons Pod Coffee is Popular

Like most forms of technology, coffee technology evolves. One example of that evolution is the single serving pod coffeemaker....more

Espresso and Beer Pulled Pork Recipe - Tampa Style

I truly have a love affair with my slow cooker. I prepare everything the night before, turn it on in the morning and there is only one pot to clean up. I tend to do something in the slow cooker on Monday's, as that is a night we run. By the time I get home, I am mentally spent and the most amount of work I want to do is open a bottle of wine. It's easy to have everything there waiting for you. I have been experimenting a lot with pulled pork and different flavors. ...more

Coffee Equipment: Betty Ford I think I May Have a Problem

It's a beautiful day in Chicago - a great day to organize my stuff, sort some things, get a little bunch of stuff together for a donation to the Salvation Army.As I sort, I notice. I think I may possibly have a little problem. An addiction. Possibly trending into hoarder-dom? Oh dear lawd not me - I live in the city, I do not have the space or the time for a collecting - hoarding - addiction thing.....more
I've been scouring the internet trying to find instructions for this thing (I found one in my ...more

365 Days of Blessings – Day 102 – Strong Espresso

 I am thankful for strong espressoAfter last night’s shenanigans, it’s the only way I’m functioning this morning!Warmest regards, ...more

Latte art: when your coffee becomes unique

My dear coffee lovers, now that you are familiar with the real espresso made in Italy, and you found out all the secret of a real Italian cappuccino, (with a special trick to make a prefect cappuccino foam withou...more

À AIMER: Mornings at a French Café

What's so special about mornings at a French café?  Well, look at the photo.  See the guy sitting by himself reading?  What is he reading?  A novel.  Not a newspaper.  Not a magazine.  Not a computer screen.  Look around the cafe (which, by the way, is Chez Prune just off the Canal Saint-Martin).  Do you see any laptops?  Any milkshake-sized 'coffee drinks'?  Any trans-fat pastries from a nearby factory?  Non....more

Kaffee KWest

Saturday, May 30, 2009 Kaffee KWest - In the Beginning,There was Colombian Narino Supremo from   ...more

Espresso Ice Cream

The weather is starting to warm up.  Now that this time of year has finally come, I’m looking forward to the cool treats that come with it.  Ice cream is the simplest and best, in my opinion. See the full post HERE. ...more