The coffee industry is exploding so fast it can make your head spin. Not only are talented micro-roasters and yummy coffee shops popping up every which way, but there’s a slew of new coffee products being invented. Here’s some of our favorites:
Duet™ French press and tea infuser by Miam.Miam
There’s a good portion of coffee drinkers who like to unwind with some tea. This unique design by miam.miam allows you to have your coffee and your tea, too! With the turn of a knob you can turn this tea pot into a French press. It won second place in the non-consumables category at CoffeeFest 2010.
Okay, how many people haven’t had this problem – you grab a coffee-to-go on your way to the grocery store (or in the grocery store) and then spend the rest of your time balancing your to-go cup precariously within your shopping cart. Inevitably, it spills all over your purse or bread. JavaHook has solved this problem. Just slip the hook in your coffee sleeve and hang on the inside of the cart or basket. Problem solved!
This is a nifty little invention as it takes care of several problem: preventing teeth stains, spill stopper, and cooling liquid off via it’s dual hole design to prevent burnt mouths. Read more here.
They make the accurate argument that the improper storage of coffee beans leads to many people being frustrated with mediocre coffee being made at home. This nifty little coffee canister helps deter that problem from happening by protecting your beans from air, moisture, heat, and light. It also has a valve that permits carbon dioxide to escape, one of the quickest destroyers of coffee bean freshness.
Counting Sheep Coffee
Ever thought coffee would put you to sleep? Well, it can now! This is promoted as a bed-time coffee. All the great taste of coffee, while being decaffeinated AND having a natural sleep aid infused in order to promote a good night’s rest.