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Specialty Coffee Improving Farmers’ Lives

Specialty coffee is delicious, but also expensive. While it isn’t always easy to justify spending a little more on a personal indulgence,  here’s a reminder why drinking the good stuff makes a meaningful difference to the people producing it. Excerpt from: Rwandan Coffee Farmers Turn Premium Beans Into Harvest Gold by Michaeleen Doucleff posted on […]

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Iced Azteca D’Oro: Embracing the Warmth

Azteca D’Oro: Embrace the Warmth to Escape the Heat The summer sun is sweltering and the days are lingering. At MOCAFE we are celebrating summer with simple pleasures to beat the Southern California heat, including evening swims in the Pacific Ocean, sun-drenched summer vacations and sipping frappes under the local cafe’s patio umbrella.  Our favorite […]

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Dark Chocolate May Lower Blood Pressure and Pant Sizes

From NPR Food Blog, The Salt. Posted on August 15th Dark chocolate — it’s delicious, and it may be good for your blood pressure. We realize the skinny on chocolate seems too good to be true, but there have been positive signs lately that a bit of the sweet stuff is OK. A few months […]

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Coffee drinkers may live longer, study suggests

By Liz Szabo, USA TODAY Coffee lovers are a loyal crowd. Most pour out their morning cup of java for the flavor, the aroma, and the accompanying jolt of energy, rather than the health perks. Coffee lovers were more likely to smoke, eat red meat, drink more three alcoholic beverages a day and less likely […]

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MOCAFE Chai Tea Review – TheReviewStew.com

If you aren’t a tea lover, MOCAFE and I are here today to make you one (they made my husband one!!). Headquartered in Irvine, California, Innovative Beverage Concepts, Inc., creators of MOCAFE™, and MOCAFE ORGANICS™, has been a leader in developing over 100 high quality, award winning, innovative café beverages that are used by professional baristas […]

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Start the New Year Off Right!

Mocafe welcomes 2012 with some great deals just for you! Beginning January 15th, visit Amazon.com and receive 15% off all Mocafe Chai items. You heard me right…15% off! Everything from spiced chai to mango chai and all flavors in between, in a variety of sizes. Happy 2012, indeed! Starting January 15, visit this link and […]

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A Holiday Warning

Can you believe it’s November? I feel like I blinked and summer was over. The leaves have changed, we’ve handed out the Halloween candy, and now the countdown is on to the best holiday of the year — Thanksgiving! I love Thanksgiving. There’s no agenda, no gifts to buy. Just friends and family around a […]

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High on a hill was a lonely goatherd…

What is the history of coffee? According to the National Coffee Association of U.S.A. Inc., it all begins with a legend. As the story goes, a goatherder in Ethiopia named Kaldi discovered the magical brew after noticing that his goats became “so spirited they did not want to sleep at night” after eating from a particular […]

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Red, White, and Brew

Red, White, and Brew By Molly Fourth of July is this weekend! I love this time of year. Past years I’ve spent the weekend bar-b-q hopping, sampling food and beverages here and there. Last year our son was just eight days old, so we packed him into the car and drove to a park overlooking the ocean, […]

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Mocafe Frappes and Smoothies-Review and Giveaway!! by Hopes Cafe

By Hope Note: Every once in a while, I review a product that I like so much I actually continue to purchase it after running out. This is one of those (very few) products. As you all know by now, I love coffee and coffee-flavored drinks. My absolute favorite coffee-based drinks, though, are frappes. I […]

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