The One about San Francisco Bay Gourmet Coffee – Chocolate Almond OneCup

I’ve blogged about San Francisco Bay Gourmet Coffee several times before. With their Dark Chocolate Bar and their famous Fog Chaser, this time I am trying their Chocolate Almond.  And I always mention first, for those who never have read my coffee reviews, I don’t drink things straight, I need my sugar free creamer and I’m good to go. San Francisco Bay Gourmet has done a wonderful job with their […]

The One about Starbucks Pike Place Roast K-Cup Coffee

In 1971, the first Starbucks was founded in Seattle, Washington. The #1 coffee company and coffeehouse chain in the world, Starbucks is best known for putting taste, quality and customer service as priority.  They are also known for popularizing dark roasted coffee. In Seattle is Pike Place Market, one of the oldest continuously operated public farmers markets in the United States.  The public market which overlooks Elliott Bay waterfront, happens […]

The One about San Francisco Bay Gourmet Coffee – Fog Chaser – OneCup

When it comes to the coffee industry, one of the great success stories revolves around the Rogers Family. Back in 1980, Big Jon and Barbara Rogers took over a bankrupt business known as San Francisco Bay Gourmet Coffee. Keeping it within the family, the Rogers Family would grow their local coffee roasting company into a worldwide coffee roasting and distributing powerhouse. Fastforward to 2016, the Rogers family continues to keep […]

The One about Timothy’s World Coffee – German Chocolate Cake

Back in 1975, Timothy and his wife Teresa Snelgrove founded Timothy’s World Coffee, a retailer of premium roasted coffee beans. Originally as a business-school project by Snelgrove while studying at the University of Western Ontario, the business would evolve to selling brewed coffee. In 1986, the company was purchased by Ian and Beck McKinnon and the company expanded to other retail locations and Timothy’s would later become a roaster partner […]

The One about the Green Mountain Coffee – Pumpkin Spice Coffee

Before 1981, entrepreneur Bob Stiller discovered a cup of coffee that he enjoyed so much at a ski resort that it prompted him and a partner to buy a two-thirds stake in the small specialty coffee roasting company in Waitsfield, Vermont. The company produced roasted beans and Green Mountain Coffee Roasters was created. Originally a cafe and store that sold coffee beans, grounds and coffee to the public and restaurants, […]

The One about Starbucks Holiday Blend 2016 – Medium Roast Ground Coffee

Every holiday season, a few coffee makers release their holiday blends. Starbucks Holiday Blend 2016 features a blend of Latin American and Indonesian coffee, so there is a balance of herbal and sweet maple. Holiday blends are hit and miss and for those who enjoyed 2015’s blend, one should not expect the same. Made with 100% Arabica Coffee Beans, the Starbucks Holiday Blend is bold, not too bitter and not […]

The One about the Indulgio Cappuccino Mix – French Vanilla

Once in awhile you will find K-Cups in which no creamer or sugar is needed. Indulgio’s Cappuccino Mix – French Vanilla is one of those brands. Known for its Cappuccino, Hot Cocoa, Cider and Iced drinks, which are available in K-Cups, Indulgio offers French Vanilla Cappucino, Sweet & Salty Caramel, Cappuccino, White Chocolate Caramel Cappucino, English Toffee Cappuccino, Hazelnut Cappucino and Spiced Chai Latte. I decided to try the Indulgio […]