The Risk-Filled Ride Begins for Vancouver’s Timbertrain Coffee Roasters

The Risk-Filled Ride Begins for Vancouver’s Timbertrain Coffee Roasters

April 1, 2014 12:22 pm

Three young Vancouver entrepreneurs with a shared childhood fascination with trains have opened the doors to Vancouver’s Timbertrain Coffee Roasters in the historic Gastown neighborhood. […]

Elegant Taste: Pilot Coffee Roasters’ Must-See Tasting Room

Elegant Taste: Pilot Coffee Roasters’ Must-See Tasting Room

March 7, 2014 11:39 am

Toronto’s Pilot Coffee Roasters, the 2014 Roast Magazine Micro Roaster of the Year, has in its three years made education and outreach a core component […]

Ooh, Canada: A Preview of the TED2014 Coffee Service

Ooh, Canada: A Preview of the TED2014 Coffee Service

March 6, 2014 12:59 pm

This is a big year for TED. The annual meeting of minds in the worlds of technology, education and design — among other arenas of […]

Multi-Roaster Subscription Service Launches with Three Canadian Micros

Multi-Roaster Subscription Service Launches with Three Canadian Micros

February 18, 2014 11:39 am

The curated coffee subscription service concept is still in its infancy, and questions abound: Can the market handle all of them? Will consumers really develop […]

Must-See Video: Phil & Sebastian’s Winning Approach to Cafe Design

Must-See Video: Phil & Sebastian’s Winning Approach to Cafe Design

February 6, 2014 11:46 am

Hanging inside the latest coffee shop from Calgary-based Phil & Sebastian Coffee Roasters is a large yellow neon sign that reads, “A neon sign for […]

Melbourne’s Code Black Coffee is Coming to North America

Melbourne’s Code Black Coffee is Coming to North America

February 4, 2014 1:22 pm

One of Melbourne’s hottest roasteries and coffee shops, Code Black Coffee is coming to Montreal, with one shop soon to open and two more in […]

The Good Food Awards: How it Works, How to Win, and Coffee ‘Elitism’

The Good Food Awards: How it Works, How to Win, and Coffee ‘Elitism’

January 20, 2014 10:37 am

The 4th Annual Good Food Awards recently came and went, with 14 U.S. roasteries winning for coffees that demonstrate lovely cup quality as well as […]

Here Are Your 2014 Good Food Award Coffee Winners

Here Are Your 2014 Good Food Award Coffee Winners

January 20, 2014 10:35 am

The 4th Annual Good Food Awards Ceremony took place late last week in San Francisco, honoring coffee roasters alongside craft producers in categories such as beer, […]

Tech Beat: Advancements in Mass Spectronomy and Coffee Roast Monitoring

Tech Beat: Advancements in Mass Spectronomy and Coffee Roast Monitoring

January 8, 2014 12:52 pm

A group of German and Swiss researchers have published a study that may help shed some light on how factors like batch size and varietal […]

The New Taster’s Flavor Wheel: A Recalibration of Coffee Dialogue

The New Taster’s Flavor Wheel: A Recalibration of Coffee Dialogue

January 6, 2014 11:20 am

Since its creation 18 years ago, the Specialty Coffee Association of America’s Coffee Taster’s Flavor Wheel has become a ubiquitous tool, hanging in frames in cupping […]