USBC/BREWERS CUP PROGRAM Happy Friday, everyone! We here at Barista Magazine are sure glad it’s finally come… we’ve had an especially busy few months with the production of our anniversary issue, as well as the official United States Barista Championship/U.S. Brewers Cup event program. The program is at the printer … Read more →
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Lots going on lately around the coffee industry — but when is that ever not the case? We are Barista Magazine are busily—and happily— putting together our sixth anniversary issue, which we’ll be giving away at the SCAA show in Houston, and the United States Barista Championship, which it’s hard … Read more →
What a week I had last week in the San Francisco Bay Area! I flew from Portland, Ore., to Berkeley, Calif., on Sunday, Jan. 16, to get a lot of work done—Fancy Food, meetings and cafe visits, and primarily the La Marzocco Out of the Box event—as well as spend … Read more →
Some super fun events coming up! Next week in Berkeley, Calif., I’ll be attending the La Marzocco Out of the Box Event. Here’s the schedule for it, Jan. 18–19. LMOOB Event Schedule Then in just a few weeks, we’re off to Coffee Fest Chicago, where the New World Latte Art … Read more →
I’m so excited about the La Marzocco Out of the Box event that’s going to take place in Berkeley, Calif., January 18-19. I’m totally gonna be there—wouldn’t miss it. La Marzocco started having the Out of the Box events back in October of 2009. The first one took place at … Read more →
Thanks to my pal Danny G from Local 123 in Berkeley for sharing this sweet video about the slammin jam they had at the cafe last week. Lots of familiar faces, and lots of new ones, too—always nice to see. Killer tracks back up the excitement and merriment of the … Read more →
What’s up, Berkeley (and larger Bay Area) coffee peeps? Got plans for this Friday night? Well, now you do! One of my favorite newish cafes in the Bay Area is Local 123. I went for a visit with my dad last time I was down in Berkeley visiting my parents, … Read more →