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FEAST PDX! Chefs Treated to Special Stumptown Gesha Cupping

In the last 10 years, Portland has grown from a great place for foodies to a destination restaurant city. Maybe it’s the cheap rents, maybe the liberal populace, but definitely the adventurous appetites of Portlanders—who jump at the chance to try experimental wines, craft beers, and microroasted coffees—that helped make … Read more →

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All Guat, All Day: Mayaland to Showcase Guatemalan Coffees in Portland—And You’re Invited!

Our dear old coffee friend Dan Griffin contacted us recently about a new project he’s involved with: bringing top Guatemalan coffees to Portland (and later on, New York, Los Angeles, and Chicago—stay tuned!). Dan’s working with Tostaduría Guatemalteca Lab and Mayaland Coffee, which are based in Guatemala and sources some of the country’s finest lots … Read more →

Allegro Coffee in Thornton, Colorado, will host the It's All About Coffee Lecture & Forum on July 20.

Rocky Mountain Coffee-High

My pal Josh Taves of Dogwood Coffee just wrote to tell me about a really cool event that’s set for July 20 in Thornton, Colorado: It’s All About Coffee Lecture & Forum! Hosted by the Rocky Mountain Craft Coffee Alliance—which is a community-building group originally started by Chris Schooley and … Read more →

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Look out, France: Aida’s Coming

As a special treat for attendees to the Specialty Coffee Association of Europe‘s World of Coffee event in Nice, France, June 26–28, Café Imports presents coffee producer Aida Batlle of El Salvador, who will lead a cupping of coffees from farms certified by Aida Batlle Selection (ABS). Café Imports’ Noah … Read more →

A Community Bigger Than Coffee

I had the opportunity to attend a new event last night hosted by Bellissimo at the American Barista and Coffee School. Called “A Taste of…” the evening brought together a few craftspeople from the Portland area to sample each others work and wares. Marcus Young of Batdorf and Bronson Coffee … Read more →

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