Monthly Archives: November 2013

Aeropress Experiments

I have seen these around for awhile. Finally the chance to try one out. I have been experimenting with the AeroPress single serve coffee brewer. Conclusions so far: Relatively fast Unbreakable brewer Cleans up easy Makes espresso style rather than … Continue reading

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Time for the Snows!

Though I briefly contemplated it the bike didn’t get out of the house today. I’m a wimp. Waking up to 15cm of snow contributed that. Now it is high time to get the “snows” on the car! I think everyone … Continue reading

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Putting Down the Studs

Personally, studded tires can make it or break it when it comes to winter riding. Riding on ice and in snow just becomes easier. The sense that I could fall or slip at any moment is now reduced. We put … Continue reading

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This Week’s Featured Roast/Torréfaction de la semaine: The Shangri La Estate, Tanzanian AB

I better get this announcement out there! From Tanzania’s Ngorongoro Crater, the ‘Shangri La’ is a treat! If you want to find out more about the Tanzanian Shangri La Estate coffee, I have reviewed it here and here.

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“Nirvana” a poem by Charles Bukowski read by Tom Waits

“Nirvana” a poem by Charles Bukowski read by Tom Waits. A Cafe is key here!

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Featured Roast/Torréfaction de la semaine: Sumatra Blue Tawar

Moving from African coffees to Oceanic coffees, with acute anticipation, the Sumatra Blue Tawar. For more information on the Blue Tawar you will find it here. Grade 1, UTZ Certified

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Stocking Stuffers/Cadeaux de bas de Noël 2013: Exhibition at – chez Art Brûlant & IMPRESSIONS

La saison commence! That time of year again! Join us! Vernissage Samedi/Saturday – 23 Novembre/November, 2013 13h – 16h Stocking Stuffers/Cadeaux de bas de Noël

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