By Jeremy Martin SPECIAL TO BARISTA MAGAZINE Sipping a perfectly roasted and brewed cup of coffee while supporting a worthy, community-based cause—now that’s a great way to start the day. If you’re one of the thousands of folks in Southern California who frequent a cafe serving Wild Goose coffee then … Read more →
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LA Coffee Club Launches Flat White Friday Looking for something to do this Friday in beautiful Los Angeles, California? We just heard from Adam at the LA Coffee Club about a cool, a conversation series called Flat White Friday and an ongoing popup they’ve just started. Check it out! With … Read more →
The people of Westeros have the Ironborn, the people of Los Angeles have the Iron Baristas. Ok, the California compeition probably draws more from Iron Chef than the Seven Kingdoms of Game of Thrones, but still… Well, no, actually, the competition is really nothing like the seaborn raiding and piliging … Read more →
By Sadie Colwell It was a cool May evening at the end of Terrace Street, in Kansas City, Missouri, and a gentle breeze mingled with the smell of coffee as I walked down the pavement towards About The Coffee. Kansas City’s usual humidity had graciously departed for the day, and … Read more →
One of the coolest things I saw at the Melbourne International Coffee Expo in Australia last week was the design for La Marzocco’s Academia Project. Tom Beaumont, who is the general manager of La Marzocco Australia, was excited to show it to me when I stopped by the booth. As … Read more →
This is part 2 of a 2-part story. You can read part 1 HERE. By Jeremy Martin CJ Speelman came to the Arbor Lodge hoping to carve out a career path in coffee, and though he enjoyed the atmosphere and community feel of the coffee shop, his long-term goal was … Read more →
This is a two part look at Portland, Oregon’s the Arbor Lodge and its sister nonprofit Vocoform. By Jeremy Martin Scott Davison likes to say that good coffee makes good conversation, and great coffee makes great conversation. For Davison and the Arbor Lodge neighborhood of Portland, Ore., the coffee being … Read more →