• 11 March 2013

    How it's made - Coffee

    A short documentary from Discovery Channel about the process that coffee undergoes from planting it to drinking it.

  • 08 March 2013

    Coffee cake — a versatile snack

    To someone not hearing the term before, coffee cake could mean a cake using coffee in the ingredients. But then it would usually contain chocolate as well and be called a mocha cake.

  • 07 March 2013

    The coffee house conversation revival

    While many of us are led to believe that the most important social encounters now happen online, a series of events at traditional coffee houses in Vienna is set to revive the art of salon-style conversations between visitors and locals.

  • 05 March 2013

    10 Simple Steps To Picking Your Ideal Coffee Table

    A living room without a coffee table is a lot like a supermodel without lipstick, undone. Just as lipstick is one detail that can complete a look, so too can the perfect coffee table. Coffee tables serve several purposes; from completing a look, to storage and display they are much needed in a space. The question is which style will work for your room. Should you go with a wood one with chunky legs, metallic with a glass top; should it be round, square or rectangular? The options are endless and at times can be overwhelming. My ten tips will help break down the maze of decisions and steer you in the direction of the perfect coffee table.

  • 02 March 2013

    Mothers' coffee habits linked to baby weight

    The study, carried out by the Sahlgrenska Institute in Gothenburg, found that women who consumed caffeine in coffee, tea, carbonated drinks and cocoa-based food such as chocolate, were more likely to produce a child with a lower birth weight.

  • 27 February 2013

    London cafes: the surprising history of London's lost coffeehouses

    Centuries ago, London cafes were politically provocative, intellectually charged dens frequented by eminent scholars and louche libertines. London historian Dr Matthew Green recounts some unexpected tales.

  • 25 February 2013

    Three cups of coffee a day in middle age could add years to your life

    A study of almost half a million older people showed that the risk of death decreased the more cups they consumed. Too much caffeine used to be considered unhealthy, but the study found that the more coffee consumed, the less likely people were to die from heart and respiratory disease, stroke, injuries, accidents, diabetes and even infections.

  • 21 February 2013

    Most Remembered Coffee Scenes in Movies

    If we are to look back at some of the movies we’ve watched, we will most probably remember several memorable scenes that involved coffee. It may not have been the main point in the scene but we cannot imagine such without the coffee. So here goes my list of memorable coffee scenes from movies.