Semi-Caffeinated Life | Sumatra Mandheling | Parisi Artisan Coffee
June 26, 2018 More than just a cupParisi Artisan Coffee

Semi-Caffeinated Life | Sumatra Mandheling | Parisi Artisan Coffee

This week Kinser and Kent take on Sumatra, an Indonesian island in Southeast Asia. Sumatra is the largest island that is located entirely in Indonesia the 4th largest island entirely within a country and the sixth-largest island in the world....

Dreaming of California Caffeination | Colombia Supremo | Klatch Coffee
June 12, 2018 Klatch CoffeeMore than just a cup

Dreaming of California Caffeination | Colombia Supremo | Klatch Coffee

Welcome, Coffee Enthusiasts to the second Mistobox unveiling. Not even moments after they got the next coffee in, Kent already had his knife dug into the well-sealed box. Once opened, they both stared at the bag with uncertainty. This unease...

Pretty Fly For A French Press Guy | Brewing Malawi AA Mzuzu | Anodyne Coffee
June 4, 2018 Anodyne Coffee Roasting CompanyMore than just a cup

Pretty Fly For A French Press Guy | Brewing Malawi AA Mzuzu | Anodyne Coffee

The wait is over! We just received our first bag, of many, 12 ounces freshly roasted whole bean coffee. The coffee subscription box, Mistobox, shipped it to us in two days. They choose a new bag every week for us...

Mean Mug Coffee Roasters | Papua New Guinea Kunjin
December 13, 2018 Spotlight Coffee

Mean Mug Coffee Roasters | Papua New Guinea Kunjin

Spotlight Coffee Mean Mug Coffee Roasters This week Jacob, @N7CoffeeLab, headed to Northshore in Downtown Chattanooga at Mean Mug Coffee Roasters. This is their second location. It has been open little over a year now. Their first location on Main...

Frothy Monkey | Whiskey Maple Latte
December 4, 2018 Spotlight Coffee

Frothy Monkey | Whiskey Maple Latte

Spotlight Coffee Frothy Monkey Welcome back to another Spotlight Coffee with Kinser. This week we travel to South Market Street in Downtown Chattanooga to Frothy Monkey for one of their popular lattes. Frothy Monkey is fairly new to Chattanooga. They...

What Is the Difference between French Press and Pour-Over Coffee?  — Coffeeccino
August 8, 2018 All Things CoffeeWhat Is the Difference between French Press and Pour-Over Coffee?  — Coffeeccino

What Is the Difference between French Press and Pour-Over Coffee?  — Coffeeccino

How can something with only two ingredients (coffee beans and water) have so many endless variations and possibilities? On the one hand, it’s fun to figure out the myriad differences between this and that type of coffee or this or...

Quit Playing Games (With My Cup) | Costa Rica Sonora Honey | Barefoot Coffee
July 30, 2018 Barefoot Coffee RoastersMore than just a cup

Quit Playing Games (With My Cup) | Costa Rica Sonora Honey | Barefoot Coffee

Thus far, every coffee Kinser and Kent have experienced from the Mistobox subscription has been very educational. A lot of us don’t treat coffee like a craft beer or wine, and that is all changing. Taking time to enjoy a...

Chattanooga Coffee Crawl
July 25, 2018 All Things CoffeeChattanooga Coffee Crawl

Chattanooga Coffee Crawl

Kinser specializes in reviews of “Third Wave” coffee he receives from Mistobox. The company features almost 500 coffees from around the world that are roasted to order. “Third Wave” describes a movement to produce high-quality coffee and to consider that coffee an “artisan foodstuff,”...

Espresso Explained Simply — Coffee Made Better
July 20, 2018 All Things CoffeeEspresso Explained Simply

Espresso Explained Simply — Coffee Made Better

It seems the world has trouble understanding how Espresso differentiates from regular coffee: I’m here to solve this problem. First off, let me clarify; it’s Espresso, not Expresso. There is simply no “X” in Espresso. via Espresso Explained Simply — Coffee...

I wished I had Jesse’s Brew | Burundi Gitwe Natural | Augie’s Coffee
July 12, 2018 Augie's Coffee RoastersMore than just a cup

I wished I had Jesse’s Brew | Burundi Gitwe Natural | Augie’s Coffee

It has been a few weeks now since the first Mistobox opening, and what Kinser and Kent have discovered with every bag of coffee so far is each one has so much character, quality, and beauty to it. For Kinser,...

5 Signs You’re A Bonafide Coffee Snob — Cozy Reader Connection
July 3, 2018 All Things CoffeeCozy Reader Connection

5 Signs You’re A Bonafide Coffee Snob — Cozy Reader Connection

Need a couple cups of coffee to get up and at ‘em? A regular morning java routine doesn’t quite qualify you as a coffee snob, but if you’d prefer it in an IV, then you’re pretty darn close. The term,...

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