Lura Lee

Founding member of INeedCoffee, Lura Lee, contributed content for a while, then stepped away. She came up with the original tagline “Caffeination Information.” Now she enjoys coffee, but no longer pursues coffee as a hobby. You can find her entrepreneurial efforts elsewhere on the web and in B-2-B circles.

making espresso pumpkin pies

I always get a craving for pumpkin pie as soon as the first leaves start turning colors or the first crisp autumn breeze turns my cheeks red. This year, I […]

Tony at La Gondola

Tony works at La Gondola restaurant in Rosarita, Mexico, which is located in the area of Mexico known as Baja California. This little bar, with an Italian name, is near […]

The feather dyed

Coffee is a natural dye, though it is used very infrequently any more for this purpose. However, it is perfect for creating an artificial antique or aged effect. In this […]

Burr Grinder Cleaning Tools

Before you read this article, determine whether you really need to clean your burr grinder. Most people don’t drink enough coffee to notice a performance hit on the grinder. Don’t […]

tiramisu finished

The premier dessert for coffee houses is tiramisu. Espresso Tiramisu Ingredients: (Makes enough for 16 people) 12 shots of espresso 5 shots of Chocolate liqueur (ex: Godiva brand) 1/2 shot […]

coffee soaps

This tutorial shows you how to make coffee soap, which is a delightful gift to add to a coffee gift basket, and it’s one way to recycle some used coffee […]

Espresso rum balls

Rum balls are a holiday favorite and a box of them can make a wonderful gift. These rum balls are especially good because they are easy to assemble and they […]