29 Aug '14, 5pm
Did you know dark roasts actually contain LESS caffeine than light roasts? #FunFactFriday
While the most frequently asked question we receive here at The Roasterie is in reference to what kind of coffee we would recommend, occasionally we receive questions of a more educational nature. We asked our Roasterie experts what their most frequently asked questions were and this is what we found out. Below are the answers to a few coffee-related questions that you’ve probably been wondering about: 1. Is coffee dehydrating ? Drinking caffeinated beverages does not cause fluid loss. Coffee can actually be just as hydrating as water. The diuretic effect of caffeine is not strong enough to counter-balance the benefits of fluid intake from drinking coffee. 2. Does coffee improve levels of concentration ? When you drink coffee, brain activity that controls memory and concentration is temporarily boosted. This can cause an increase in energy and alertness. What a great way t...