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Coffee Gone Sour

<b>My name is Sara, and I hate my fancy coffee.</b> It’s taken me eight years to build up the courage to say that out loud in this coffee-smug town of ours. …

Before You Take Another Selfie in the Name of Personal Branding, Read This

I know. You have an image to keep up! Your public demands more information! Still, take a pause before you post.<p>The guy who sat down beside me noticed my shirt and said, "Hey, are you a cyclist?"<p>"I like to ride bikes, but I wouldn't call myself a cyclist," I said. "I'm nowhere near that …

World's First Look At The New Mazzer "Kold" Grinder

We’re keeping the first-look gravy train running for you nerds with another peek at the new equipment debuting here at Host Milan. This time around …

The Definitive WBC All-Stars Schedule

For your perusing pleasure we offer you the complete definitive schedule of events at the WBC All Stars, happening now and happening live here at the</b> …

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How to Make Perfect Coffee

The science of what makes coffee great<p><i>Coffee has become recognized as a human necessity. It is no longer a luxury or an indulgence; it is a corollary of human energy and human efficiency.</i><p><i>-</i> William H. Ukers, <i>All About Coffee</i> (1922)<p>It was November 23, 2010. We were in Surf City, North Carolina, …

#TNTNW at Olympia Coffee Roasting Co. Capitol Boulevard – BGA MDE

Pacific-Northwest Baristas! Have you checked out the new Oly Coffee location? On August 22nd, come throwdown, chill with your fellow Baristas, and …

#TNTNW at Olympia Coffee Roasting Co. Capitol Boulevard

Have you checked out the new Oly Coffee location? Now is your chance! Come throwdown, chill with your fellow Baristas, and take in one of the …

Classic Martini Recipe

Argue if you must, but we prefer a boozy 2:1 gin to vermouth ratio in our classic martini recipe.<p>2 oz. gin<br>1 oz. dry vermouth<br>2 dashes orange …

Almost seven years ago I posted something to my personal coffee blog proposing a Barista Creed. That post fostered a lot of debate when it first came out and continues to do so occasionally today.

The Barista Creed - Seven Years Later<p>The creed came about because of a theory I had back in 2004/2005 regarding the true craftsperson barista. The …

CAFFEINATION Episode 1: San Francisco

Meet The Designer Behind Verve Coffee's NorCal Merch Swag

<b>We make no attempt to hide the fact that we’re Verve merch fanboys.</b> The vintage V grid tees (like a lost design from The Venture Bros.), the everyday …

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Look At This Gorgeous Packaging From Tweed Coffee

Tweed Coffee (@TweedCoffee) is the brand new roasting arm of Houndstooth Coffee in Austin, Texas, whom we humbly consider to be one of the best …

Interview: Justin Morrison of Sightglass Coffee

While artisanal coffee roasting has been a subject of conversation for many years now, it's always exciting to learn about people bringing the quality coffee movement to new levels. And that is exactly what brothers Justin and Jerad Morrison have been doing since 2009, with their San Francisco …

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