Lemon Pistachio Cake with Pistachio Cream Filling

Get ready for the most delightful flavor combination – lemon and pistachio! My new Lemon Pistachio Cake has lemon pistachio cake layers, pistachio cream filling, lemon curd, and lemon pistachio cream cheese buttercream. Lemon Pistachio Cake I’m so excited for you to try this cake! I haven’t stopped thinking about it since my first bite … Read more

Navigating Coffee Social Events as a Sober Individual

In advance of Expo and the inevitable parties, one industry leader in recovery offers support for folks struggling with addiction BY NOAH NAMOWICZSPECIAL TO BARISTA MAGAZINE Editor’s note: As the Specialty Coffee Expo approaches, many people are looking forward to reuniting with other coffee folks. In addition to a busy trade show floor and competition … Read more

Crockpot Shredded Beef (Best & Most Flavorful)

First Published: Apr 6, 2022 Modified: Apr 6, 2022 by Sandra · This post may contain affiliate links. As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases with no additional cost to you. Forget the expensive barbecue joint and make this delicious crockpot shredded beef at home! It has the same smokey flavor thanks to … Read more

The Hottest New Coffee Gear Debuting At SCA Expo 2022

For the coffee gear junkie, Expo weekend is pretty much a high holiday. Over the course of the three days inside the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center, new and reimagined products from some of the biggest names in coffee will be making their official debut, leaving the gadget-inclined salivating at the sight of the latest … Read more

Vegan Spinach Mushroom Tart – Vegan Richa

This savory Vegan Spinach Mushroom Tart with homemade pastry is the best thing for breakfast or brunch and you’ll love the combination of spinach and mushrooms! gluten free option This easy vegan spinach mushroom tart goes well for dinner as well as brunch! Serve this tart with my gravy for special dinners or with my … Read more

Reese’s Toast Cake with the Best Peanut Butter Frosting

You are going to love this fluffy white cake with peanut butter buttercream, chocolate ganache, and peanut butter toast crunch. It’s my Reese’s Toast Cake and I have a feeling I’ll see it on your dinner table this weekend! What is Reese’s Toast Cake? As commedian and social media content creator Elyse Myers would say: … Read more

I-Roast 2 Coffee Roasting Guide

So you bought an iRoast2 and your roasts are coming out too dark or too light, or feel the flavor could be better. Maybe you are generally happy, but think you could get more from the iRoast 2. Or maybe you just want to see how others use theirs. Hopefully we can give you some … Read more

Of Bourbon Bars & Distilleries in Northern Kentucky

For as much as we’ve explored Cincinnati, we haven’t spent as much time south of the river in Northern Kentucky. Back in December, the folks from the Northern Kentucky CVB kindly hosted us for a couple nights, giving us a chance to really delve into the small towns – Covington, Newport, Bellevue, Ludlow – that … Read more