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  • 06 Nov 2016

IV WATCHING HIPPOS I like the rhythm of hippos the wide ripples they make in the water that spread like a run of smooth honey right into the reeds they know I won't hunt them they blow near my boat…

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Ethiopian Boys And A Bird Courtesy Patty Malloy

Pairings 2.0: Yirgacheffe and Ethiopia

  • 26 Oct 2016

Back in July we featured the first in our Pairings series in a post that also talked about our Modern Oats line of good-for-you "fast food." Even if you're not an oats fan, the photos show warm, caring couples we…

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Ethiopian Spiced Tea

  • 17 Oct 2016

When we published Brew News last week, Tropical Storm Nicole, soon to be "one of the strongest storms on record to hit Bermuda" had just turned her eye toward the island. Our story this week is about Ethiopian Spiced Tea —…

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An Ethiopian Calling

  • 11 Oct 2016

"AMBESSA is Ethiopian (or Amharic) for ‘lion’, representing strength, pride and independence to the people of Ethiopia, it also represents my voyages around the world and the life journey we all take everyday. — Chef Marcus Samuelsson Our original, "An…

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Four Mountains and a Volcano

  • 19 Sep 2016

[hr] [hr] [hr] [hr] Origin, other sources and thanks for this Brew News edition, "Four Mountains and a Volcano": Austria's Grossglockner courtesy Manuel Bierbauer at Flickr Jamaica's Blue Mountains from the northern suburbs of Kingston courtesy James Willamor at Flickr…

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Wolfgang Puck At,

The Puck Stops Here

  • 12 Sep 2016

If you live by a great cup of coffee, as I do, you'll love my personal blends, grown naturally and harvested from small estates around the world. Take a moment... sip, savour, enjoy! — Wolfgang Puck Wolfgang Puck true or…

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Italy’s Famous Five Missing Letters

  • 24 Aug 2016

unFamous Italian Fact Numero Uno From the view above, atop 900-year old Prendiparte Tower in Bologna (yep, the birthplace of Bolognese) you can see that Pisa does not have the only leaning tower in the country. Bologna's two leaning towers, Asinelli and Garisenda, are…

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