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  • Is It Okay to Brew Good Coffee in a Drip Coffeemaker?

    Is It Okay to Brew Good Coffee in a Drip Coffeemaker?

    Pour-over coffee is having a moment among American coffee lovers. What started as a relatively obscure brewing method that, in the United States, lived only in the most boutique specialty shops and the furthest-from-the-grid woodland cabins has become the brewing method of choice for coffee nuts in search of the perfect cup. Today, every major city and many smaller ones have cafes that specialize in pour-over brews. Head inside one of these shops, and you’ll rarely (if ever) see a drip coffeemaker on the salvaged-wood countertops. So, why has the pour-over method taken over the high-end coffee scene so thoroughly?...

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  • Regular Coffee Named One of the Top 50 Places to Buy Coffee Online

    Regular Coffee Named One of the Top 50 Places to Buy Coffee Online

    Regular Coffee was named one of the top 50 best places to buy coffee online in a recent article from Guide for Buying. Thanks, Guide for Buying! Regular Coffee came in at number 4 on the list (but note that the article doesn’t specify whether the list is ranked or not, and it doesn’t appear to be).  According to Guide for Buying, they chose award winners based on four criteria:  Coffee varieties Website ease of use Uniqueness of brand and story behind the brand Responsiveness of customer support   We only sell one variety of high-quality 100% Colombian coffee at Regular Coffee (although we offer it in several different forms, including...

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  • What's the Best Way to Store My Coffee?

    What's the Best Way to Store My Coffee?

      There’s not much point in buying great coffee if you’re not going to store it properly. Storage makes all the difference when it comes to getting a robust, fresh flavor out of your brew. So what are the keys to storing coffee the right way? In this article, we’ll break them down for you. Whole Bean vs. Pre-Ground Before we get started with storage methods, let’s talk whole beans versus coffee that’s ground in advance. Look, we get it. Maybe you don’t own a grinder, and not everyone has time to grind their coffee fresh every day. You can...

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  • What Makes Colombian Coffee the Best Coffee?

    What Makes Colombian Coffee the Best Coffee?

    The world of coffee is a wide one, with around 70 countries producing and exporting coffee beans. However, at Regular Coffee, we believe that Colombian beans deliver the most balanced and approachable cup of coffee, and we’re not alone. Keep reading to learn more about how Colombia’s culture and geography contribute to the remarkable quality of its coffee. Colombia’s Climate and Geography Suit Coffee Perfectly Coffee grows best at high elevations on rich, volcanic soil and in a tropical, wet climate. Colombia’s coffee-growing regions offer exactly these conditions. Colombia’s farmers grow their coffee on Andean plateaus and ridges. These steep...

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  • How to Choose the Best Coffee Subscription

    How to Choose the Best Coffee Subscription

      We’ve covered the reasons a coffee subscription can improve your morning routine and make your life easier. But how do you go about choosing one? In this article, we’ll highlight some of the pros and cons of different coffee subscriptions and help you pick out one that meets your needs. And we know where your mind is going: yes, we’re a coffee subscription company, and yes, we think our subscriptions are the best option for a wide variety of coffee lovers. But we promise to put our “consumer guide” hats on for this article and just give you the...

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  • The Best Coffee Gifts for Everyone on Your Holiday List

    The Best Coffee Gifts for Everyone on Your Holiday List

    Coffee is a popular holiday gift, but too many coffee gifts miss the mark. Some are too complicated, and others are just clichéd. In 2014 alone, more than 46 million people received a gift card to a chain coffee shop, and roughly 2.5 million of those cards were activated on Christmas Eve. Nothing says “I love you” like a last-minute gift card for a coconut mint sparkleccino. To help you avoid a gift-giving faceplant, we’ve put together a li st of practical and affordable coffee gifts, including some great DIY options. Before we get started, a quick disclaimer: We have...

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