The Trends of Coffee Consumption

The National Coffee Association (NCA) report on American coffee consumption in 2017 shows we are one very caffeinated nation. This might not come as a shock as we see Starbucks and other coffee chains, along with local coffee shops, as staples in nearly every city in America. What is surprising is the type of coffee we’re drinking. [...]

By | 2018-03-05T14:23:14+00:00 March 21st, 2018|Coffee, Coffee Shop, Community, Crafting|0 Comments

Benefits of Learning a Trade Skill

We understand that the skills of a knowledgeable and experienced barista are highly important to the success of our business. From a basic understanding of coffee to production, processing and roasting, to extraction and brewing, etc., this is a well-practiced trade skill. You may not realize this, but demand for skilled workers has been on [...]

By | 2018-03-05T14:06:46+00:00 March 7th, 2018|Coffee, Coffee Shop, Community, Crafting|Comments Off on Benefits of Learning a Trade Skill

5 Coffee Brewing Methods

For coffee enthusiasts who want to brew a better cup of java at home, perhaps with some of our flavorful coffee beans, here are some popular manual coffee brewing methods to consider using beyond the household auto coffee maker. Your preferred method will boil down to your personal taste, time and technique. Pour Over/Drip Coffee [...]

By | 2018-03-05T13:57:02+00:00 February 28th, 2018|Coffee|Comments Off on 5 Coffee Brewing Methods

DIY Coffee Syrup Recipe

One of the unique and one-of-a-kind features of Brickhouse Coffee Company is that we make all of our own coffee syrups in-house. They’re flavorful, natural, and most of all…made with L-O-V-E. And on this Valentine’s Day, we do want to share the L-O-V-E with you. So here is your chance to make a café style [...]

By | 2018-03-05T13:49:18+00:00 February 14th, 2018|Coffee|Comments Off on DIY Coffee Syrup Recipe

Why “Direct Trade” is our Mantra

What is Direct Trade coffee? By: Jared & Lora Stayton Direct trade is a term used by coffee roasters who buy straight from the growers, cutting out both the traditional middleman buyers and sellers and also the organizations that control certifications such as Fair Trade and Bird Friendly, for example. Direct trade proponents say their model is the [...]

By | 2018-01-17T12:15:51+00:00 January 24th, 2018|Coffee|Comments Off on Why “Direct Trade” is our Mantra

How Coffee Shops Can Help Keep Life Organized

How Coffee Shops Can Help Keep Your Life Organized By: Jared & Lora Stayton Thanks to modern technology giving us the ability to work on the go and to connect to the world wide web anywhere that there's a WiFi connection, more and more people are starting to move to coffee shops to do their [...]

By | 2018-01-17T12:18:31+00:00 January 17th, 2018|Coffee|Comments Off on How Coffee Shops Can Help Keep Life Organized

How to Upgrade Your Goals for 2018

By: Jared & Lora Stayton This month, millions of people across the world will be setting goals for the new year. Most of these goals will not be reached. Behavioral change is difficult. Sustaining transformation and following-through aren’t easy for anybody. It’s no secret most New Year’s resolutions will fail, and that by January [...]

By | 2017-12-19T15:55:12+00:00 December 27th, 2017|Coffee|Comments Off on How to Upgrade Your Goals for 2018

5 Health Benefits of Drinking Coffee

By: Jared & Lora Stayton You guys. The studies now SHOW that coffee drinkers have a much lower risk of several serious diseases. What a difference a few years can make, huh? Not long ago, we were learning about the dangers of coffee: how it could raise your blood pressure, make your heart race, [...]

By | 2017-12-19T15:53:59+00:00 December 18th, 2017|Coffee|Comments Off on 5 Health Benefits of Drinking Coffee

Our Favorite Winter Offerings

By: Jared & Lora Stayton If you’re a lover of unique and flavorful coffee flavors and can’t get through your winter days without a cup, we're sure you'll be excited to know that coffee is actually pretty good for you. Plus, you know, it helps you wake up in the mornings and erases those tension headaches [...]

By | 2017-12-19T15:39:37+00:00 November 27th, 2017|Coffee|Comments Off on Our Favorite Winter Offerings

Coffee Subscriptions Appeal to US Consumers

By: Jared & Lora Stayton Coffee is in many ways the ideal product for an online subscription because of the way it is both consumable and perishable. Most coffee consumers drink the product regularly in a way that naturally lends itself to a regular and fixed delivery schedule. Additionally, as coffee loses its freshness over [...]

By | 2017-12-19T15:47:07+00:00 October 31st, 2017|Coffee, Subscriptions|Comments Off on Coffee Subscriptions Appeal to US Consumers