The Blends — food

The Season of Love is Filled with Flavors!

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Come February, everything turns pink and hearty with Valentines celebrations. Which is why even we bring forward a variety of our limited edition flavored blends, all made to spice (and sweeten) the day, the month and the life!  Premium 100% Arabica coffee beans are expertly batch-roasted by our 5th Generation Roastmaster then sealed into our advanced Recyclable pods. Who are you bananas about? Maud's "Gone Banana's Fosters!" Banana Flavored Coffee Pods have subtle notes of bananas and vanilla ice cream, topped with buttery brown sugar, cinnamon and dark rum. Who's your hottie? Maud's "Hottie Biscotti" Vanilla Almond Flavored Pods have notes of vanilla cream and...

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Sustainability to the Forefront

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In January 2019, Intelligent Blends kicked off the year by being a part of the Sustainable Foods Summit North America, showcasing how sustainability is integrated into multiple processes of our production, from sustainable coffee bean harvesting to eco-friendly recyclable pods. You can see the summary here.   Sustainable Product Marketing from Sourabh Sharma

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6 health benefits of drinking coffee

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Sure, it may be your wake up call every morning and boost your energy to propel you through the day, but what else is coffee good for? It turns out, a lot. In moderation, coffee can be helpful in preventing illnesses and boosting overall health. Check out the 6 benefits, and shop your favorite blends, too. Reduces chances of Alzheimer's and Dementia It turns out that as we age, if we drink coffee regularly, developing these two prevalent illnesses are less likely to happen, by a whopping 65% (Source).  Prevents Parkinsons  Another prevalent illness caused by the nervous system disorder...

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Fuel your fitness goals ... with coffee!

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Aside from that morning wake up call and cognitive sharpening ability, did you know coffee can actually aid your workouts too? Check out the benefits, and shop your favorite blends, too! Stronger Workouts Caffeine increases levels of epinephrine in the blood, which enables you to push yourself further in your workout. So sip a coffee a half hour before a work out for an energy boost. (Source) Increases Metabolism Coffee contains B-Vitamins that boost our metabolism, enabling our digestive system to function optimally and ensure our workouts reach their goals (Source). Weight Loss Caffeine speeds up metabolism by almost 11%,...

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Why do we love coffee so much?

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Aroma The scent of coffee is delicious for some, and a wakeup call for others. There's a science behind preserving it, too. Read about the difference between scent and aroma, too. Taste As roastmasters who have perfected the taste, we know that this is the key to bringing everyone back, over and over again. Read what constitutes to taste, after all. Mood Builder For some, it gives them energy every morning, and for others, it helps them relax from anxiety. Whatever your mood, it will be your elixir. Conversational Coffee is a conversation. Whether a date night, a guest get-together,...

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