Making green beans brown. [Photograph: Meister] Thinking about breaking into the coffee biz? Here are five gigs that have the potential to become the best part of waking up. Coffee Roaster Turning green
A coffee geek's tech arsenal. [Photograph: Meister] When coffee professionals talk about the success or failure of a particular batch, you might hear them throwing around terms like "TDS" or "extraction
[Photographs: Robyn Lee] You go to Chinatown's Kam Hing Coffee Shop for just one thing, their pillow-soft sponge cake, eggy and barely sweet and always fresh come morning. For 70 cents it's a hell of breakfast.
[Photo: Liz Clayton] There are a great many coffee lovers who've embraced the idea of a full-immersion brew combined with a cone filter. And there are many people who hate the idea of plastic making contact
[Photograph: Carrie Vasios Mullins] I don't know when I first saw a recipe for "snack cake" (also called "snacking cake") but I do remember that I was immediately drawn to the title. It was so friendly,
A grinder can make or break your brew. [Photograph: Keith Davenport on Flickr] If Monday's post about coffee gear that's just not worth the dough left you holding a roll of cash you're just dying to spend
You know we love us a good cup of joe here at Brit HQ. With all the new ways to brew at home or even on the go, it feels like we’re swooning over a different way to get our buzz on just about every week.
A typica variety coffee plant. [Photograph: Counter Culture Coffee on Flickr] You and I both know that there's no such thing as "just an apple." Neither of us would ever go into a supermarket, walk up
Chemex. [Photograph: Yara Tucek on Flickr] Often when I'm teaching a class—especially to people who want to learn about brewing coffee at home—someone will ask me how I make coffee for myself in the morning.
Buyenlarge / Getty Images Say hello to Josephus Daniels, former secretary of the US Navy and namesake of the proverbial cup of joe. Joe is, of course, short for Joseph. And in American English, “joe” refer
Trevor and Rebecca Smith began their love affair with cold brew coffee by experimenting at home. Their adventures with beans, roasting profiles, brew times, filters and recipes led them to launch Secret
I will admit that there have been times when I've endured a cup of lukewarm dishwater coffee and enjoyed it for some perverse reason. It's a nostalgia thing, I figure. You find yourself at some lousy just
Your favorite morning indulgence has some health and performance benefits, too. Caffeine (in coffee or otherwise) improves performance… Hundreds of studies have shown that consuming caffeine before a challenge
Each week, we seek out expert advice to help a small or medium-sized company overcome a key issue. Joe Angellotti has already turned his love for coffee into a pair of successful cafés – but that first
On May 21 (May 20 in the UK), the National will release their new album Trouble Will Find Me through 4AD. Following the song "Demons", they've shared a new single called "Don't Swallow the Cap"-- have
Every now and then, James Blake makes music as Harmonimix. (Last year, he remixed D'Angelo.) During Mala's BBC Essential Mix, the Digital Mystikz producer shared the latest Harmonimix work from Blake.
This weekend, James Blake got the opportunity to perform material from his new album Overgrown in front of thousands of floral-headbanded Coachella-goers. Check out the title track, "Voyeur", and "Digital
Embedded content is unavailable. Today, Florence and the Machine have shared their original contribution to the packed soundtrack to Baz Luhrmann's new Great Gatsby film. Hear "Over the Love" above, via
Last night M83's Anthony Gonzalez appeared on "Jimmy Kimmel Live" to perform "Oblivion", the title track off his recent score for the Tom Cruise-starring sci-fi film. He was joined by Norwegian singer
Photo by Chris Tuite At their performance at Coachella last week, Modest Mouse played a new track called "Be Brave". As Consequence of Sound notes, they performed two other new tracks during their show
Last night at Coachella, James Blake performed a number of songs from his new album, Overgrown, including "Take a Fall for Me". RZA, who raps on the song, joined Blake on stage, and delivered his parts