100% Arabica

Arabica Coffee, what is it? There are signs at your corner gas station or your local diner that Yes! Our coffee is in fact ‘100% Arabica’! All your worries have been distinguished now that… well now that what? If it’s not Arabica, what could it be? Hopefully this little blog helps a bit. Arabica &…

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How did it get here?

How does coffee get to our cup? In the last post, YYC Growers and Distributors Farmer’s Blend – Intro and Origins We introduced where the coffee comes from to create the amazing YYC Farmer’s Blend. This post is all about introducing everyone to what it entails to get here. Summary up front, details below. Note, this is…

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YYC Growers and Distributors Farmer’s Blend – Intro and Origins

In Part 1, What is Ethically Sourced Coffee? , we introduced some of the things that are meaningful for us at DHC; ethically sourced coffee, quality and transparency. So what about the Farmer’s blend is so special? First off, you can get it HERE. Part 2 Farmer’s Blend Locally roasted beans has advantages. It ensures freshness, trace-ability…

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DHC Mason Jar Cold Brew

Devil’s Head Coffee – Cold Brew Coffee Review: “The Mason Jar Effect” Let’s talk about cold brew! Cold brew coffee has more recently become a very popular way to drink coffee – especially on hot summer days, like what we’ve been having in the Bow Valley this summer! There are many ways to produce cold…

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Projecting, The Good the Bad and the Ugly. part 1-My Story

What Projecting Means to Me. Projecting is a term used by climbers to describe the process of working on a really hard route or problem. All of us, climbers or not, know the process well but may call it something different. Goals, targets, maybe even ambitions. This process seems to be a big part of…

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Indoor to Outdoor; Scary, or is it? Part 2: The Little Big Things

Taking your favorite activity from indoors to the great outdoors is much more pleasant when you come prepared. In the second part of our little two-part series, we will discuss the little things to bring with us that make a huge difference. In the previous post, we spoke about my first outdoor climbing adventure and…

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Keep It Wild

The Bow Valley Canada is a wondrous country. We have vast and varied landscapes and one of the most amazing park systems in the world to help protect them. Over the history of the park, more and more pressures from human activity has actually shrunk the park boundaries,which at one time, included the region in…

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