A History of Cafe Imports’ Barista Origin Trip and What It’s Like to Be a Fly on the Wall

A History of Cafe Imports’ Barista Origin Trip and What It’s Like to Be a Fly on the Wall

October 20, 2014 12:06 pm

As some of the best baristas from San Antonio to St. Paul take the competition stage early next month at the US Coffee Championships Big […]

Looking Back at Let’s Talk Coffee 2014 in Panama (Photo Gallery)

Looking Back at Let’s Talk Coffee 2014 in Panama (Photo Gallery)

October 16, 2014 12:39 pm

The 12th Let’s Talk Coffee, the supply-focused event put forth by Sustainable Harvest, came and went last week in Panama. Roast Magazine was proud to […]

Ten Competitors, Four Days and One Russian Roasting Champion

Ten Competitors, Four Days and One Russian Roasting Champion

October 15, 2014 1:01 pm

Take 10 of the best roasters in all of Russia, give them some exciting green coffees, sample equipment and production equipment, and see where they […]

This Lithuanian Coffee Conference is All About Mystery and Storytelling

This Lithuanian Coffee Conference is All About Mystery and Storytelling

October 13, 2014 10:45 am

Designed to shine a light on the “dark drink,” the second annual Dark Times coffee conference is coming to Lithuania’s capitol city, Vilnius, on Oct. […]

Two-Day Coffee Party Cup North Coming to Manchester Nov. 1-2

Two-Day Coffee Party Cup North Coming to Manchester Nov. 1-2

October 10, 2014 11:32 am

  London may be the center of the UK coffee universe, but quality is building everywhere. With this in mind a pair of coffee people organizing […]

World-Class Graders Gather at Intelligentsia HQ for Colombia Sensory Trial

World-Class Graders Gather at Intelligentsia HQ for Colombia Sensory Trial

October 8, 2014 7:00 am

A week ago, some of the biggest names in coffee sourcing gathered at the Intelligentsia Coffee headquarters in Chicago to begin a quality analysis process that […]

JavaJog Makes Big Strides in Second Year, Awarding $35,000 for DRC Projects

JavaJog Makes Big Strides in Second Year, Awarding $35,000 for DRC Projects

September 30, 2014 6:45 am

The annual JavaJog for a Cause, one of specialty coffee’s truly altruistic events raising money for women in coffee-producing communities, raised $35,000 in its second […]

Pittsburgh Has a Really Fun Specialty Coffee Week Lined Up. Do You?

Pittsburgh Has a Really Fun Specialty Coffee Week Lined Up. Do You?

September 29, 2014 12:43 am

Kudos to you Pittsburgh, Pa., which this Oct. 13-19 will join the remarkably small group of U.S. cities to try its hand at a “Specialty Coffee […]

The Secret to the World’s Best Gelato Is, Of Course, Great Coffee

The Secret to the World’s Best Gelato Is, Of Course, Great Coffee

September 25, 2014 7:39 am

In food applications, it’s always refreshing to see coffee treated as the vibrant, dynamic ingredient that it is, rather than a kind of dark, roasty afterthought. […]

SCAA Launches E-Learning Platform for Roaster, Barista and Taster Certifications

SCAA Launches E-Learning Platform for Roaster, Barista and Taster Certifications

September 23, 2014 1:00 pm

The Specialty Coffee Association of America is soft-launching its e-learning program, including numerous courses that count toward some of the SCAA’s most popular certifications. Approximately 20 courses are […]