Cinnamon Graham Latte
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Cinnamon Graham Latte

Ingredients 3 tablespoons of Big Bend Coffee Roasters ground coffee 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon molasses 1/2 teaspoon honey 1/4 cup half & half 2 tablespoons marshmallow topping 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 2 teaspoons crushed cinnamon graham crackers Instructions Size: Cup setting Brew: Classic Following the measurement above, place the ground coffee into the […]

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How to make Mexican Spiced Coffee
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How to make Mexican Spiced Coffee

Well, it’s November, the nights come quick and the cold weather is upon most of us. I love this time of year and it’s time to get into the Holiday Spirit. Here is the recipe I like for Spiced Mexican Coffee! Serves 8 INGREDIENTS SPICED SUGAR SYRUP 4 1/2ounces (roughly 1/2 9-ounce cones) piloncillo roughly chopped, […]

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We will be at the Hill Country Rainwater Festival
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We will be at the Hill Country Rainwater Festival

Big Bend Coffee Roasters will be there serving up our delicious, just roasted Dark Skies blend. Come by our booth and say hi and enjoy a hot cup of coffee. We hope you’ll take a bag of this Texas roasted, Organic and Kosher coffee back home with you too! The Hill Country Alliance has packed […]

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16 Quick Coffee Facts for National Coffee Day
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16 Quick Coffee Facts for National Coffee Day

There may be no such thing as a free lunch, but on National Coffee Day (today!) there is such a thing as a free cup of joe (here are just a few of the places where you can get one). So why not repay the freebie favor by regaling your barista with any one of […]

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Does coffee offer health benefits?
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Does coffee offer health benefits?

Answer From Donald Hensrud, M.D.  Coffee has been around for a long time and blamed for many ills — from stunting your growth to causing heart disease — but newer research shows that it may actually have health benefits. Recent studies have generally found no connection between coffee and an increased risk of heart disease […]

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Coffee Grown in Paradise!
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Coffee Grown in Paradise!

A vacation paradise, Fiji is a group of tropical islands in the south pacific ocean, not far from Australia. Fiji is known for their beautiful forests, coral reefs and fishing, among other things. There is a small but growing coffee industry that has emerged from the dense forests. Coffee has grown wild in Fiji and […]

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Caffeine Reduces Post Workout Pain
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Caffeine Reduces Post Workout Pain

Testing This double-blind, placebo-controlled, repeated-measures experiment examined the effects of a 5 mg  ·  kg-1body weight dose of caffeine on delayed-onset muscle pain intensity and force loss in response to 64 eccentric actions of the dominant quadriceps induced by electrical stimulation. Low caffeine–consuming college-aged females (n = 9) ingested caffeine or placebo 24 and 48 […]

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Drinking Coffee Could Help Those With Liver Disease
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Drinking Coffee Could Help Those With Liver Disease

Coffee gives more than a morning pick-me-up—about two cups daily could help sufferers of liver disease, according to a new joint study by Mason and Inova Health Systems. Zobair Younousi “No one really knows how caffeine works on (fatty liver disease),” says Mason alumnus Zobair Younossi, BS Biology ’84,who led the study and is codirector of the […]

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Bad Memory? Drink More Caffeine
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Bad Memory? Drink More Caffeine

Caffeine affects brain function and researchers have been investigating whether caffeine improves memory and learning retention or hinders it. Here are just some of the scientific studies that have investigated caffeine’s influence on memory and diseases like Alzheimer’s. Caffeine’s Effect on Cognition Studies have explored how consuming caffeine can influence a person’s memory and cognition. […]

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Caffeinated Coffee Cuts Mouth and Throat Cancer by Almost 50%
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Caffeinated Coffee Cuts Mouth and Throat Cancer by Almost 50%

The results of a new 26 year long study were just published by The American Cancer Society. The study concluded that people who drink more than 4 cups of caffeinated coffee daily have a 49 percent lower risk of developing cancers of the mouth and throat. This is good news because those types of cancer […]

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