Date Seed Coffee - The Healthy Caffeine Free Coffee Alternative

Date Coffee - The Tea and Coffee Alternative

Looking for a natural alternative to coffee and tea? We invite you to discover a secret that was known only to the Bedouins, ancient desert dwellers, who first took note of the many health benefits derived from this beverage. Delight your senses with the pleasant aroma and delicious taste of Date Coffee – a tasty and healthy alternative to tea and coffee. Date coffee is a coffee substitute that offers a rich, coffee-like flavor yet none of the caffeine or acidity (no more acid reflux caused by coffee) found in coffee or tea which can stimulate the nervous system or...


A Brief HISTORY OF COFFEE ALTERNATIVES IN THE USA

Coffee and coffee substitutes in the USA are a relatively recent phenomenon. Due to coffee prices at the time, coffee alternatives are about as old as coffee itself. It was the rash of "tea parties" in 1773 after the Tea Act threatened Colonial rights and created an East India Company monopoly on the tea industry had an impact on coffee sales: Coffee eventually took tea's place as the primary hot beverage in America. In these times, coffee was mainly consumed for medicinal purposes and was still too expensive to drink every day. The "coffee crash" of 1881, when unsuccessful attempts...


How many coffee seeds go into a cup of date seed coffee alternative?

We regularly receive emails from date seed coffee enthusiastics that want to prepare their own date seed coffee at home using their own methods.  One of the most frequent questions we receive is "how many date stones / seeds do I need to make a cup of coffee?" Well, in order to get a proper mass to even begin this process you will need about one glass of of date seeds. So you wonder "how many dates do I need to eat to have a glass full of seeds?" :-) The answer to it really depends on the date variety one uses...


WHITE CHOCOLATE, WALLNUT STUFFED DATES WITH PISTACHIO

Dates are full of benefits for our body and mind. They provide vitality: being rich in calories and sugar (80% of the date is made of sugar), as well as being easily digested and absorbed, they provide you with an immediate source of energ. Are rich in essential nutrients such as vitamins, minerals and antioxidants. They are rich in fibre which facilitates digestion and moderates bowl function, helping prevent constipation. And of course are extremely heart healthy as they have only traces of fat, are cholesterol free and rich in phenolic oil and antioxidants which are especially potent to decrease the LDL-associated aldehyde (TBARS) levels and LDL-associated lipid...


"How Is My Coffee Made?"

We recently came across this interesting infographic for how coffee is produced. Of course it is impossible to represent the great details that go into this VERY delicate process (more like art really). Non the less it is well presented. Interestingly when we create your favorite Date Seed Coffee (coffee substitute) we go through one extra stage and we have to do two other stages twice - making the whole process almost twice as long as it would to make regular coffee.  From Visually