About Coffee

There are so many aspects to coffee!  Flavour, cultivation, sustainability, brewing techniqes, roasting…  I will be busy forever with this section.  Yay!

A Different Cup of Coffee

A Different Cup of Coffee

More than 10 years ago, we set out to create a different kind of company – one that would give …
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The Importance of Equipment Cleanliness

The Importance of Equipment Cleanliness

You have ensured you have the best coffee, great equipment and trained baristas.  What could go wrong? The importance of …
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Musing on Coffee Tasting part 2

Musing on Coffee Tasting part 2

Resting Coffee Period Did you know that coffee needs to rest for at least a day after roasting before its …
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Revised Blends for the Daily and Breakfast Coffees

Revised Blends for the Daily and Breakfast Coffees

New blends for the Daily, a house coffee and the Bird Friendly Breakfast Blend …
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Climate Change and Bird Friendly Coffee

Climate Change and Bird Friendly Coffee

Bird Friendly® coffee is not just about birds!   Coffee cultivation is also entwined with climate change.  According to a recent …
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Our Coffee

Our Coffee

We want to share with you the amazing taste experience of pre-industrial coffee. While others sacrifice flavour and quality for …
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Coffee Factoids

Coffee Factoids

As they come to mind, I’ll collect random bits and pieces of coffee knowledge here…Madeleine …
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Musing on Coffee Tasting

Musing on Coffee Tasting

Coffee tasting is perception! …
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Certified Organic Coffee is a Big Deal!

Certified Organic Coffee is a Big Deal!

When we say our coffees are Organic, we mean all of our coffees are certified organic by Ecocert Canada …
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Roast your Own Green Coffee at Home

Roast your Own Green Coffee at Home

As Coffee Roasters, we know green coffee beans. Green coffee beans are our raw material. Great roasted coffee can only …
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How Much Coffee Should I Use?

How Much Coffee Should I Use?

We are often asked how much coffee to use to brew the perfect cup. Well, the Specialty Coffee Association of …
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Enjoying a Great Cup of Coffee

Enjoying a Great Cup of Coffee

Enjoying a great cup of coffee…  For me it represents the culmination of all the attention that has gone into …
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A Bit About Coffee

A Bit About Coffee

We want to share with you the amazing taste experience of pre-industrial coffee. Through the industrialization of our food supplies, we have …
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Boutique Coffee

Boutique Coffee

A richer taste. Boutique coffee tastes amazing! It is like fine wine. When everything is right, boutique coffees can have …
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Indigo Bunting

On certifications, Birds and Beans is Soaring above the Crowd™.

It takes more than a pretty picture of a bird to be Certified Bird Friendly! At Birds and Beans we …
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