Coffee Blog

We are excited to announce that a new blend of Calvine's Gourmet Coffee called the "Queen's Gourmet", is now out and available at the Charlotte Visitor's Center!
Calvine’s Gourmet Coffee is excited to announce that our gourmet coffee K-Cups are now available in select Charlotte area Harris Teeter stores starting Tuesday, 11/24! We would love it if you would help support a local Charlotte business by visiting any of the below Harris Teeter stores and cast your “vote” by picking up some delicious Gourmet Coffee K-Cups! K-Cups make the perfect holiday gift for yourself and others and are Now Conveniently Located At The Below Harris Teeter Locations In Charlotte! Don’t have a Keurig? Give the gift of a delicious gourmet coffee to a friend or family member instead! Harris Teeter Stores Our Gourmet Coffee K-Cups Will Be Available 11/24 Harris TeeterMatthews Festival1811 Matthews Township ParkwayMatthews, NC 28105Our K-Cups Are Now Located Halfway Down Aisle 1 On The Right (See Image Below) Harris TeeterMorrocroft Village6701 Morrison Blvd.Charlotte, NC 27211Our K-Cups Are Now Located Over In The Produce Section On The Left (See Image Below) Harris TeeterSouth End2717 South BlvdCharlotte, NC 28209Our K-Cups Are Now Located At the End …

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Enjoy a delicious fresh cup of coffee brewed straight from a coffee percolator the old fashioned way.
Spoons come in various sizes, shapes, designs, and are made from differing materials to make sure they perform their job as well as possible. There are a total of 61 plus spoons. We will share with you some of our favorite spoons use when stirring our coffee beverages. Coffee Spoon – Not to be confused with a coffee measuring scoop, these are small (often more so than even a teaspoon) meant to be used for stirring and sipping coffee from a smaller after-dinner coffee cup. They aren’t seen often anymore unless a part of a special set of dishes. Sugar spoon – They’re typically sterling silver and come with formal tea and coffee sets. There are some with flat bowls called sugar shovels, as well. Demitasse Spoon – The demitasse spoon, also known as a mocha spoon (to stir coffee made with an equal amount of hot chocolate), is approximately 3¾ to 4½ inches long, in proportion with the demitasse cup and saucer used in formal dining. At a formal …

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With such a large variety in the types of coffee, many can get lost in the various names, styles and coffee types. This guide will help in understanding some of these varieties by starting with a breakdown of the Espresso based drinks.
A delicious and fresh cup of coffee cannot be beat. Whether you are an avid coffee drinker or new to enjoying a delicious cup of quality coffee, one thing is for sure is the coffee wouldn’t be the same without a high-quality coffee bean.