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Does Coffee Go Bad?

Ever wonder if coffee could go bad? We all drink coffee that has sat inside of warehouses and on grocery store shelves for months, but is that safe? Check out this weeks article to find out the truth!

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What Is Specialty Coffee?

Ever wonder why some coffee is considered "specialty coffee" and others are not? This article dives into what makes coffee special, and why Black Ink Coffee Company is focused on only roasting specialty grade coffee.

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WHAT IS ORGANIC COFFEE AND DOES IT MATTER?

It seems as though there is an "organic" stamp on just about every product we see today. In some cases, paying for this label is well worth it. In others, it is inappropriately used just to oversell the product. Coffee is a product that we are starting to see advertised more and more as organic, but is it worth it? Check out this blog to see how coffee becomes certified organic and if it even matters.

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Does Espresso Have More Caffeine

We have all heard that an espresso has an extremely high amount of caffeine. People often choose or defer this drink type based on that assumption. Even though an espresso is highly concentrated with high levels of caffeine per ounce, does it actually have more caffeine than a normal cup of drip coffee?

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HOW TO DETERMINE COFFEE QUALITY LIKE A PRO

Ever wonder what that group of hipsters were doing as they stood over a cupping table, taking notes on all of the different cups of coffee? Well, chances are that they were cupping (tasting) coffee and comparing notes on what they experienced. Curious to know what types of qualities they were looking for and comparing? Check out this article to learn the four categories that determine how we taste coffee and how to properly test for them.

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