Coffee Dyed Eggs Recipe for Spring DIY

Coffee Dyed Eggs

How happy are you the sun is finally beginning to peek around the clouds on a somewhat regular basis? We’re so delighted, we ran outside and gathered bowls of flowers, grass clippings, and leaves to use in dying some eggs. Whether or not you have a bunny that lays eggs in your garden […]

March 31st, 2017|Recipes|0 Comments

Six Rules for Making Great Coffee

Six Rules for Making Great Coffee
1. Buy freshly roasted, whole bean coffee.
2. Grind your coffee just before brewing.
3. If you’re a coffee geek, use your scale to weigh the coffee and water. (Our ratios for different brewing methods here.)
4. If you’re not a coffee geek, we recommend this ratio: 2 tbsp to 6 oz water.
5. […]

March 10th, 2017|Coffee Education, Recipes|0 Comments

Cold Brew Coffee Brined Chicken

Try this Cold Brew Coffee Brined Chicken recipe!
This recipe from the good folks over at Food52 really caught our imagination. Coffee and chicken? Yes, please!

We modified the recipe slightly to use our Ladro Cold Brew instead of freshly brewed coffee. Cold Brew maintains a bold flavor while holding a lower final acidity, and it’s easier to […]

September 7th, 2016|Cold Brew Coffee, Recipes|0 Comments

Cold Brew Coffee Popsicles to the rescue

These Dog Days — Cold Brew Coffee Popsicles to the rescue!

You might still like your morning mug of hot coffee, even in summer. But the rest of these dog days are for cold brew popsicles! We made this recipe easy. No mixing bowl and no clean up;  that mess would make you hot from washing […]

August 5th, 2016|Cold Brew Coffee, Recipes|0 Comments

Cascara Tea Now Available

Cascara Tea

Cascara is the name for the dried fruit of the coffee cherry. The word originated in late 19th century Spain–cascara sagrada–meaning sacred bark. According to, cascara tastes sweet and fruity with notes of rose hip, hibiscus, cherry, red current, and mango. Cascara tea contains significantly less caffeine than coffee.

Using the dried husk or pulp of […]

July 19th, 2016|Caffe Ladro, Recipes, tea|3 Comments

Summer Ladro Coffee Drinks

Summer Ladro Coffee Drinks
Summer brings us long days!  Who doesn’t want to enjoy a refreshing drink while taking in the warm days and cool nights?  We offer five summer Ladro coffee drinks for you to try. We’d love to see photos of your versions of these summer Ladro coffee drinks.
Siciliano (makes 2 servings)
2oz sweet vermouth

1 1/2oz […]

June 23rd, 2016|Cold Brew Coffee, Recipes|0 Comments

AeroPress Coffee

AeroPress Coffee
Inexpensive, fast, versatile, and great for traveling, the AeroPress brewer is one of our favorites.

The Basics

The AeroPress coffee maker is a single serving coffee brewer.
It brews a quality cup of coffee in as little as two minutes.
Aerobie’s small, light-weight design makes this brewer perfect for travelers and minimalists.

The Story

After years of designing sport toys, […]

August 26th, 2015|Aeropress, Coffee Education, Recipes|0 Comments