Bar & Beverage
Bottled Water Basics
There are many types of bottled water available for purchase. Learn to decode the labels and understand what is inside the bottle.
Carbonated waters come in many forms. Learn the difference between mineral water, seltzer, club soda, and tonic water.
What is Kombucha?
Kombucha is a fermented beverage made from tea and a yeast and bacterial culture.
Tea Primer - What is Tea?
Tea is a steeped beverage, usually made with leaves of the camelia sinensis plant, that has been enjoyed around the world for centuries.
Tea Brewing Times and Temperatures
Every type of tea has an optimum brewing time and temperature. Use this reference chart to find out how to make the best tea possible.
Coffee Drink Glossary
A glossary of coffee and espresso drink terms to help you navigate your way through your local cafe menu.
Before You Brew
Before you brew your coffee, consider the type of bean, how it is ground, the quality of your water, and your brewing method to produce the best cup of coffee possible.
Learn the basics on how coffee is made, different coffee varieties, and how to properly store coffee for optimum flavor.
History & Types of Chinese Tea