Posts byCarmen Downer

Trader Joe’s Dark Sumatra

Carmen Tucker contributed this review: Last week I decided to try skipping my usual whole bean purchase, and instead picked up the buzz for home use at Trader Joe’s. I was pleasantly impressed! I chose the Dark Sumatra whole bean coffee, part of their Ultra Dark Roast Blends. It comes in a 12 oz airtight

My quest for the perfect Americano

Carmen Downer contributed this review: Café St. Michael 205 W. Gurley Prescott, Arizona It’s pretty difficult to mess up a frou-frou drink such as a Frappie or a Caramel Macchiato, and the sugary beverages tend to mask the taste of the true coffee goodness, so when I test a new shop, I usually stick with