Modern Times: The Brewery That’s Also a Serious Roastery

Modern Times: The Brewery That’s Also a Serious Roastery

April 2, 2015 8:10 am

At the intersection of beer and coffee, no one we know of is pushing the creative envelope further than Modern Times, the much-loved brewery based […]

Now Roasting: Borealis Coffee Brings Northern Lights to New England

Now Roasting: Borealis Coffee Brings Northern Lights to New England

April 2, 2015 7:45 am

By all accounts, there is a fair amount of genuine terror associated with one’s first purchase of a production roaster. In the case of Brian Dwiggins, […]

Roasting Lupine as Coffee Substitute: An Informal How-To

Roasting Lupine as Coffee Substitute: An Informal How-To

March 31, 2015 3:49 pm

As part of a test project for HKU University of the Arts in The Netherlands involving potential food uses for sweet lupine beans, two young […]

SoCal’s Klatch Coffee Triples Capacity with New Roasting and Training HQ

SoCal’s Klatch Coffee Triples Capacity with New Roasting and Training HQ

March 31, 2015 10:40 am

Venerable SoCal roaster/retailer and 2009 Roast Magazine micro roaster of the year Klatch Coffee has opened its new roastery, showroom, training center and headquarters, moving the company from […]

Revelator Coffee Opens Second Shop, in Chattanooga’s Northshore

Revelator Coffee Opens Second Shop, in Chattanooga’s Northshore

March 30, 2015 11:26 am

Revelator Coffee has opened its second upscale coffee bar, in Chattanooga, Tenn., with several more locations planned throughout the U.S. South. The Chattanooga bar, including […]

Sacramento’s The Trade Combines Coffee and Co-Working in Hybrid Model

Sacramento’s The Trade Combines Coffee and Co-Working in Hybrid Model

March 24, 2015 2:44 pm

At some point, we’re going to need a name for the modern coffee shop/office hybrid: the retail spaces designed for business incubation and meetings that […]

Richmond Roastery Blanchard’s Coffee Celebrates 10 Years with Rebranding

Richmond Roastery Blanchard’s Coffee Celebrates 10 Years with Rebranding

March 23, 2015 2:00 pm

For its 10-year anniversary, Richmond, Va.-based Blanchard’s Coffee Roasting Co. has unveiled a complete rebranding, as well as a quality-focused consolidation of its roasted coffee […]

Buffalo’s Public Espresso Opens in Historic Hotel, Plans 3,500-s.f. Flagship

Buffalo’s Public Espresso Opens in Historic Hotel, Plans 3,500-s.f. Flagship

March 23, 2015 12:03 pm

Buffalo, New York’s Public Espresso + Coffee is greatly adding to its public presence. The small-batch roastery, founded by partners Sam Scarcello, Matt Rayburg and […]

Now Roasting in South Philadelphia’s Point Breeze: Other Animal

Now Roasting in South Philadelphia’s Point Breeze: Other Animal

March 20, 2015 1:59 pm

Diverging slightly from a career in restaurants and foodservice, Daniel Westiner has created his own small-batch commercial roasting operation, Other Animal Coffee Roasters, in South Philadelphia’s Point Breeze […]

Oceana Coffee Opens Second Shop in SE Florida’s Budding Specialty Market

Oceana Coffee Opens Second Shop in SE Florida’s Budding Specialty Market

March 20, 2015 11:06 am

At only three years old, Oceana Coffee is something of a specialty pioneer in Southeast Florida, particularly in Palm Beach County. Owners Scott and Amy […]