Coming Soon to San Antonio’s Southtown: White Elephant Coffee

Coming Soon to San Antonio’s Southtown: White Elephant Coffee

August 25, 2014 8:34 am

Forget the Alamo. One of the coolest places in all of Texas is Southtown, San Antonio, composed of a series of largely tourist-free and neighborhoods […]

Louisville’s Quills Coffee Heading North to Indianapolis

Louisville’s Quills Coffee Heading North to Indianapolis

August 25, 2014 7:51 am

Quills Coffee, which in seven years has helped define craft coffee in the Louisville area through its roastery and three cafes, is making the two-hour […]

My Summer Vacation: A Coffee Journal by Michael Sheridan

My Summer Vacation: A Coffee Journal by Michael Sheridan

August 20, 2014 8:46 am

Some people go to a lake in the Northwoods; others pack up the minivan and head to a Disney resort; others yet gaze upon Mount Rushmore, […]

San Diego’s WestBean to Open First Brick-and-Mortar Shop Downtown

San Diego’s WestBean to Open First Brick-and-Mortar Shop Downtown

August 19, 2014 11:17 am

San Diego’s WestBean Coffee Roasters is planning to open its first brick-and-mortar shop this October, in a high-traffic downtown spot on Broadway between 2nd and […]

Coming Soon To Memphis: Relevant Roasters on Broad Ave.

Coming Soon To Memphis: Relevant Roasters on Broad Ave.

August 19, 2014 9:38 am

Jimmy Lewis, a longtime Memphis businessman with experience in upscale grocery and real estate, has announced plans to launch Relevant Roasters, a wholesale roastery in the bustling […]

Coming to Columbus: A New Bar and Roasting HQ for Brioso Coffee

Coming to Columbus: A New Bar and Roasting HQ for Brioso Coffee

August 15, 2014 8:25 am

Cafe Brioso, a roastery and cafe that has become a downtown Columbus, Ohio, staple over the past 13 years, is hoping to dramatically increase its production […]

Inside Denver’s Newest Craft Coffee Bar, The Study at Hotel Teatro

Inside Denver’s Newest Craft Coffee Bar, The Study at Hotel Teatro

August 14, 2014 8:09 am

In restaurant conception, it’s always good to have a coffee advocate. In the case of the historic Hotel Teatro in downtown Denver, that advocate was […]

Investors Not Shy As Coffee Subscription Segment Matures

Investors Not Shy As Coffee Subscription Segment Matures

August 13, 2014 10:24 am

With each new high-dollar round of venture funding, it is increasingly apparent that specialty coffee subscription services cannot be ignored by roasters with more traditional […]

New Roaster/Retailer Elm Coffee Coming to Seattle’s Pioneer Square

New Roaster/Retailer Elm Coffee Coming to Seattle’s Pioneer Square

August 13, 2014 9:10 am

Elm Coffee, a new roastery featuring alums of Joe Coffee in New York and Stumptown Coffee Roasters, has announced plans to move into a fully renovated space […]

Roast Development Time and the Prerequisite for Any Successful Roast

Roast Development Time and the Prerequisite for Any Successful Roast

August 12, 2014 12:40 pm

by Scott Rao Over the past decade as a consultant, I’ve had the opportunity to cup thousands of roast batches from more than two dozen machines, […]