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ILDI REVI
Coffee and the Stomach: A Challenge to Study

Coffee and the Stomach: A Challenge to Study

A discussion of the literature, by Ildi Revi, Director of Coffee A key dialogue that would be valuable for the Coffee Council brain trust to explore together is the connection between coffee and gastrointestinal issues. Some people drink a cup of coffee and they don’t feel well afterward, get indigestion, or have acid reflux. Observation tells us that this is not uncommon. Doctors frequently advise their patients to regulate coffee use if they are having gastric symptoms. What scientific evidence is the basis for this advice? Is coffee’s acidity the culprit? Why do some people feel coffee is too “harsh”...

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Craig Junghandel
Introducing: Pocket Purity

Introducing: Pocket Purity

At long last, we’re proud to announce Pocket Purity—our signature health-focused coffee in a portable, environmentally friendly package. Finally, you’ll be able to bring the coffee you love wherever you go, and prepare it with nothing more than a mug and some hot water. And you’ll get it without sacrificing Purity’s unmatched benefits: organic, specialty-grade, toxin-free coffee roasted to maximize antioxidants, and delivered at peak freshness. What is Pocket Purity? Pocket Purity is a single-serving pouch of pre-measured, ground Purity Coffee. It comes in a biodegradable, plastic-free mesh sachet, much like a tea bag. You get the exact same coffee...

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Craig Junghandel
2000 Reasons to Drink Coffee: The Power of Phytochemicals

2000 Reasons to Drink Coffee: The Power of Phytochemicals

By Deanna Minich, PhD For years, I’ve been talking about “eating the rainbow” of colorful, whole, plant-based foods. Why? Because of the 5,000 to 10,000 of healthful compounds in plant foods called phytochemicals (1). These phytochemicals include compounds referred to as phenolic acids, lignans, alkaloids, flavonoids, carotenoids, isoflavones, and stilbenes, to name a few. Most people don’t know much about them because they aren’t listed on a food label, but what we know from scientific research is that they are just as important as any other nutrient. In fact, perhaps even more so, despite the fact we typically eat less...

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Andrew Salisbury
The Health Benefits of Darker Roast Coffee

The Health Benefits of Darker Roast Coffee

Why Dark Roast? Why Now? At Purity Coffee, we continue to look for the best green coffees and perform continual research in an effort to evolve our approach to optimizing our coffee's inherent health benefits. Coffee is extremely complex and various beneficial compounds can be created or destroyed at different levels in the roasting process. When we set out to create Purity Coffee, the goal was to produce what we believed to be the healthiest coffee on the market. Our focus was to deliver the purest form of coffee with the highest antioxidant levels possible, without sacrificing taste. As part...

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