The health benefits of cold brew coffee

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Brewed coffee, especially cold brew, is loaded with stuff that is beneficial to one’s health, including caffeine. Ever since coffee has been consumed, its health benefits have helped millions of people, from helping them wake up to getting much-needed antioxidants. Caffeine, which is present in just about all forms of coffee, except decaf of course, works wonders for the human body when consumed responsibly. Aside from keeping people awake, caffeine stimulates the nervous system, and make people feel more alert and focused. About 11 years ago, a study done by “T  ...read more

Cold Brew - how to make a great Cold Brew at home.

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The Heat is on! So, what’s all the fuss about? Cold brew has lower acidity than coffee made with hot water, which means the flavor profile is slightly different, and less bitter. Fans also swear it has a smoother, slightly sweeter flavor than coffee made with hot water. Another bonus for caffeine junkies? It is more concentrated than hot-brewed coffee. Wondering how to make cold brew coffee yourself? We’re here to tell you, it couldn’t be easier which—bonus!—will be a huge money-saver. How to Make Cold Brew Coffee in the BOD Cold Brew system in 3 E  ...read more

Kimberley Coffee update

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Hi, The last 6 months have been a super busy successful dry season in beautiful Broome – thank you for your support in 2016. Here's a little run down for you on what's been happening behind the scenes at Kimberley Coffee Company. We are super proud to have picked up a Silver medal for our signature blend Mintaka (http://kimberleycoffee.com.au/CampaignProcess.aspx?A=Link&VID=34486913&KID=357171&LID=1065938) at the Sydney Royal Fine Food Show 2016. Mintaka as a Fair Trade Organic Blend (http://kimberleycoffee.com.au/CampaignProcess.aspx?A=Link&VID=3448691  ...read more

Five things you didn't know about Kimberley Coffee Company at Broome Court House Markets

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Five things you may not know about Kimberley Coffee (http://www.kimberleycoffee.com.au)@ Broome Court House Markets open on Saturday morning and Sundays in the Dry 1/ Only locally roasted award winning Fairtrade Coffee in Broome 2/ All shots are doubles - at no extra cost 3/ Bring your own cup and save 50 cents 4/ Yes we have loyalty cards and you can get a free coffee on your 10, ask for your card. 5/ All take home beans are freshly roasted and can be ground free on the day. Have a great coffee day! (http://www.kimberleycoffee.c  ...read more

What is Specialty Coffee?

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Do you love your coffee? Can you go a day without a cup of your favorite drink? Coffee as we know it today is much different than when it was first discovered and has changed dramatically over the last 15 years. These days there are so many varieties of specialty coffee that it is difficult to choose a favorite one. So What Exactly Is Specialty Coffee? A cup of specialty coffee is a relatively new idea to Australia and the for that matter the world. Specialty coffee is usually only made from top quality Arabica beans, which are the coffee beans with the fullest flavors. The general  ...read more

The Secret To Making the Best Flat White or Latte

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Industry expert with 40 years experience lifts the lid on the secret ingredients that can make your Flat White or Latte perfect The secret about making the best Flat White or Latte, and you can do it at home. So you love milk coffees - So I will lift the lid on the secret ingredients top cafes use in their Flat Whites and Lattes. Its FAT - yes FAT - FAT - FAT and lots of it! Well at Kimberley Coffee Company we roast fresh every day as orders come in and send it Australia wide. Unlike a lot of roasters we also make a lot of coffees on the weekend for Broome locals and v  ...read more

The Travelling Coffee Maker - or how do I make a Latte with a Plunger or French Press

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So how do you make a Latte ( or cappuccino ) on the run at home or in your hotel room without an espresso machine or cafe near by? We get that question all the time when we are talking to customers who are on holidays here in Broome. In most cases you will have a Coffee Plunger ( french press ) in your hotel room, grab some ( or take ) some awesome Coffee and take your hand grinder with you on your trip ( or pre ground your coffee ) as well as your small plunger or Aeropress. This video from Coffeefusion will give you the idea on how to put it together. www.kimberleycoffee.com.au (http://www.k  ...read more

Organic Coffee Preserving The World One Cup At A Time

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Many people wonder what organic coffee is all about. How does it differ from regular coffee? Is the extra cost worth it? These may be some of the questions that you think about when you hear or read the words "organic coffee." Here are some facts that you should know about organic coffee. Organic coffee is not really a new idea. Organic coffee farming is actually the original way to grow coffee. Consider it as part of the trend of going back to the old ways. People are beginning to realise that perhaps the older methods and traditional ways are better than the newer and  ...read more

Coffee Is It Good for Your Health?

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If you are a coffee drinker, you no doubt have asked yourself how much coffee is it safe for you to consume on a daily basis. This is not surprising since so much has been blamed on coffee. Heart disease, cancer, osteoporosis, you name it. At one time or another, coffee has been made to blame. Here's a new question that you may have never asked yourself: is coffee ever good for you? The answer may surprise you. Here is a statistic to ponder: did you know that there are over 160 million coffee drinkers in the United States alone? In terms of consumption in 2013, the average   ...read more

What is the best Grind for my Machine?

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With so many options for making Coffee, and with many requests from customers like "I have a plunger what sort of grind do I need? " So I have put together a guide to help you decide the best grind for you and your coffee device, so using this diagram you can experiment with your Coffee to get the right result for you. happy brewing. Regards, The Coffee Grind   ...read more