Tag Archives: Coffee

PJ’s hosts Movember events

PJ’s Coffee, 5432 Magazine St., New Orleans, will hold a Movember celebration 11 a.m. to PJ's Coffee logo2 p.m. Nov. 3. Movember is an annual, month-long event that encourages men to grow moustaches to raise awareness of prostate cancer and other male cancers.

The PJ’s Movember celevration will feature Mo-Funk along with members of Johnny Sketch & The Dirty Notes, 610 Stompers, DJ Dave Jinx, and appearances by the New Orleans Saints’ Whistle Monster.

PJ’s locations around Louisiana will carry a limited-time Movember coffee blend and collectable cup. A portion of the proceeds will benefit prostate cancer and testicular cancer initiatives.

Learn to make hot coffee cocktails with SoFAB

The Southern Food & Beverage Museum will host a demonstration of how to make hot coffee cocktails at 2 p.m. Saturday as part of their Coffee Month celebrations. The demonstration is free with musuem admission. Learn more about Coffee Month here.

LSU grad wins PJ’s Coffee contest

PJ's Coffee logoKristin Davis, an LSU grade and former homecoming queen, won the PJ’s Coffee Facebook contest. Her blend, Chocolate Truffle, launches in PJ’s stores Aug. 22. She also toured the PJ’s roasting facility and worked with the company’s roastmaster to develop her flavor. Davis won a year’s supply of PJ’s coffee, which she gave up and asked the money be donated to the Louisiana Youth Seminar, a week-long leadership experience for high school students that’s held at LSU. Davis now lives in New Orleans.

Monday morning food news round-up

Ancient Chinese kitchen unearthed.

Pie-making 101 from NPR.

Coffee may cut skin cancer risk.

Listeria fears prompt salad recall.

Burned bread causes BR bakery fire.