UK Barista Champion Maxwell Colonna-Dashwood Diving Deep into Water Science

UK Barista Champion Maxwell Colonna-Dashwood Diving Deep into Water Science

June 2, 2014 11:27 am

Maxwell Colonna-Dashwood of Bath’s Colonna and Small’s delivered a portion of his winning routine at the UK Barista Championship in April in a white lab […]

Square Enters Lending Game with ‘Easy-to-Understand’ Square Capital

Square Enters Lending Game with ‘Easy-to-Understand’ Square Capital

May 28, 2014 4:25 pm

San Francisco-based Square today launched Square Capital, a small business loan program that they say gives retailers like coffee shops access to funds in “a […]

Hands-Free Aeropress? You Need to See this Gas-Powered Custom Machine

Hands-Free Aeropress? You Need to See this Gas-Powered Custom Machine

May 28, 2014 10:58 am

The founders of the mobile Brewbar in The Midlands of England have created a custom contraption for Aeropress brewing that is one part pure functionality […]

Equator to Open First San Francisco Location in Historic Warfield Building

Equator to Open First San Francisco Location in Historic Warfield Building

May 28, 2014 10:04 am

Equator Coffees & Teas is continuing to expand its retail presence, with plans to open its first San Francisco shop inside the historic Warfield building […]

Inside DTLA’s Newest Coffee Bar, The Classic

Inside DTLA’s Newest Coffee Bar, The Classic

May 27, 2014 10:47 am

The Classic coffee bar has opened in the fashion district in downtown Los Angeles, with bow-tied baristas serving coffees from Intelligentsia. It is the latest […]

Bowling Green Couple Takes Second Crack at Kickstarter for Flatlands Coffee

Bowling Green Couple Takes Second Crack at Kickstarter for Flatlands Coffee

May 24, 2014 5:20 pm

An Ohio couple is hoping to build out what they say is Bowling Green area’s first craft-focused multi-roaster cafe, Flatlands Coffee. For funding, former barista […]

Cursive Coffee’s Brick-and-Mortar Plans Part of a Growing Vermont Coffee Community

Cursive Coffee’s Brick-and-Mortar Plans Part of a Growing Vermont Coffee Community

May 22, 2014 1:00 pm

One of a tightly knit small group of high-end retailers helping to develop the coffee scene in Northern Vermont, Burlington-based Cursive Coffee is nearing the end […]

Heather Perry’s Barista Training Tips (Part 2)

Heather Perry’s Barista Training Tips (Part 2)

May 22, 2014 11:20 am

by Heather Perry of Klatch Coffee and Klatchology Yesterday we looked at what I call the practical side of being a good trainer. But there is another side, […]

Five Practical Barista Training Tips from Heather Perry

Five Practical Barista Training Tips from Heather Perry

May 21, 2014 10:28 am

by Heather Perry of Klatch Coffee and Klatchology Much of my job involves training, and in my experience, training elements fall into one two categories: practical […]

Steady Growth Leads to Cafe Grumpy’s ‘Grand’ Opening

Steady Growth Leads to Cafe Grumpy’s ‘Grand’ Opening

May 16, 2014 11:39 am

New York’s Cafe Grumpy has officially opened inside the Lexington Passage at the Grand Central Station. Much has been made of the symbolic significance of […]