Coffee Apothecary Opens Its Doors In Bettendorf

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Crust Stone Oven Pizza in Bettendorf closed its doors in December of last year due to the negative effects the COVID-19 pandemic has had on businesses. 6 months later, a new local coffee shop has opened its doors in a part of the old Crust building. The new name of the coffee shop is Coffee Apothecary. The new pizza place opening next to it so far is unknown.

I had the chance to go and visit Coffee Apothecary the day after it opened. I spoke with owner Lindsey Schmidt about her new venture. She’s a first-time business owner who absolutely

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5 Egyptian Food Brands for Healthy & Clean Eating

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Recently, there is a growing awareness of the importance of leading a healthy lifestyle and eating clean. Several people are now veering towards healthier living habits exploring the benefits of following balanced diets and giving up on some ingredients that can be harmful to the body such as gluten and refined sugar.


Though Egypt is already known for its rich food culture and dishes deliciously cooked with ghee and butter, several local brands succeeded in providing healthier yet utterly delicious alternatives made with premium quality ingredients and the best of local produce. Here is a roundup of brands

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Baba ka Dhaba couple back to old food joint as restaurant fails, YouTuber remarks, ‘Nothing is above Karma’

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Baba ka Dhaba back to old food joint as restaurant fails, YouTuber remarks, ‘Nothing is above Karma’

A small-time eatery owner Kanta Prasad aka Baba shot to fame overnight last year after a YouTuber named Gaurav Wasan featured Baba’s struggles on his Youtube channel. Baba received an overwhelming response after the video went viral and everything had dramatically changed for him and his wife. Baba opened a new restaurant but it could not pick any significant business following which it shut down around four months ago. This forced Baba to return back to his old food

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Probat to Raise Prices by 4.5% as Cost of Steel SoarsDaily Coffee News by Roast Magazine

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Coffee roaster manufacturing giant Probat has announced it is raising prices, in part to offset the rising costs of steel and other raw materials used in manufacturing.

The 4.5% net price increase on all Probat machinery, scheduled to take effect July 1, was announced earlier this month by the Probat group’s global headquarters in Emmerich, Germany.

“The price adjustment is driven by significant price increases in the procurement of steel, sheet metal and components in particular, which Probat is currently experiencing,” the company stated. “In addition, the company faces a

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