The 2015 U.S. Coffee Championships is Taking its Talents to Long Beach

The 2015 U.S. Coffee Championships is Taking its Talents to Long Beach

July 22, 2014 2:19 pm

The Specialty Coffee Association of America has announced that the U.S. Coffee Championships will be held February 19–22, 2015, at the recently renovated Long Beach (Calif.) […]

Handsome Coffee Co-Founder Michael Phillips Introspective as the Brand’s Sun Sets

Handsome Coffee Co-Founder Michael Phillips Introspective as the Brand’s Sun Sets

July 14, 2014 2:02 pm

Handsome Coffee Roasters in Los Angeles is officially transitioning into a Blue Bottle Coffee location this week, marking the end of the brand created by […]

Hilo Coffee Mill Up For Grabs on Hawaii’s Big Island for Nearly $1.5 Million

Hilo Coffee Mill Up For Grabs on Hawaii’s Big Island for Nearly $1.5 Million

June 19, 2014 10:58 am

Business partners who have spent more than a decade developing a 23-acre (9.5 hectares) property in Mountain View on the island of Hawaii into a […]

This Week in Kickstarter: Heartbreak Coffee’s Big Plans for Downtown Long Beach

This Week in Kickstarter: Heartbreak Coffee’s Big Plans for Downtown Long Beach

June 18, 2014 12:46 pm

Heartbreak Coffee, a Long Beach, Calif.-based nano roastery that has been increasingly busy shipping orders in hand-washed jars with hand-cut labels, is hoping to raise […]

Specialty Coffee is Good in Sacramento, and These Roasters Want You to Know It

Specialty Coffee is Good in Sacramento, and These Roasters Want You to Know It

June 13, 2014 2:15 pm

Two Sacramento, Calif., roasteries are teaming up to help shed some light on the city’s craft coffee scene for local consumers and those farther afield. Following the popularity of […]

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 […]

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 […]

This Life & Thyme L.A. Coffee Popup Should Be Compelling and Rich

This Life & Thyme L.A. Coffee Popup Should Be Compelling and Rich

May 15, 2014 1:52 pm

The talented and creative team of food documentarians behind Los Angeles-based Life & Thyme is setting up its first pop-up coffee bar this Saturday, May 17, […]