Drink Trendspotting: The Chocolate-Dipped Ice Cream Cone Demitasse

Drink Trendspotting: The Chocolate-Dipped Ice Cream Cone Demitasse

September 17, 2014 10:21 am

Especially given the full-tilt affogato menu craze, it’s hard to imagine this hasn’t been thought of before: espresso served in a demitasse-sized chocolate-dipped ice cream […]

Blossom One, Fuglen and Lexus Intersect Over Coffee In Tokyo

Blossom One, Fuglen and Lexus Intersect Over Coffee In Tokyo

September 9, 2014 7:41 am

At an unlikely intersection of culture, engineering and design, carmaker Lexus’ Japan branch has been getting very serious about coffee. It begins with the space, […]

Espresso Voyeurism: Naked Extraction in a Bottomless Portafilter

Espresso Voyeurism: Naked Extraction in a Bottomless Portafilter

September 3, 2014 4:15 pm

Gábor Laczkó is an obsessive tinkerer of existing coffee coffee equipment. We first encountered Laczkó, who runs the Hungarian roastery Kávékalmár, when he sent us […]

Check Out this Print Piece on Espresso Prep from the German Firm Stellavie

Check Out this Print Piece on Espresso Prep from the German Firm Stellavie

September 3, 2014 10:53 am

In an online universe where thinly researched infographics have become common marketing and click-baiting tools, it is always refreshing to see the infographic’s superior antecedent: Print art. […]

Coffee Celebrity Sightings: La Colombe’s Todd Carmichael on Location in Paris

Coffee Celebrity Sightings: La Colombe’s Todd Carmichael on Location in Paris

August 21, 2014 10:50 am

Ooh, you fancy, Todd Carmichael. The co-founder of Philadelphia-based La Colombe, Carmichael was recently spotted in Paris on location for a filming of the Travel […]

Say Hello to Gothicism: The Goth-Steampunk-Dutch-Korean Cold Brewer

Say Hello to Gothicism: The Goth-Steampunk-Dutch-Korean Cold Brewer

August 7, 2014 11:55 am

Over the past year, a small group consisting of an architect, industrial designers, a graphic designer and barista/shop owner Jae Wong Kwak has been building something […]

Coming Soon: A World Atlas of Coffee from James Hoffman

Coming Soon: A World Atlas of Coffee from James Hoffman

August 6, 2014 9:59 am

James Hoffman has just announced the release of his first book, “The World Atlas of Coffee,” scheduled for release Oct. 6 in the UK through […]

The New Pornographers Really Love Coffee, Collaborate with Intelligentsia

The New Pornographers Really Love Coffee, Collaborate with Intelligentsia

August 1, 2014 3:04 pm

When you’re up until 3 a.m. every day and then sleep in a strange hotel room or in the back of a bus en route […]

Hello Muddah, Hello Faddah, Here I am at Sierra Nevada

Hello Muddah, Hello Faddah, Here I am at Sierra Nevada

July 31, 2014 1:58 pm

Sierra Nevada Brewing Company was started by a pair of home brewers out of a love for good beer and has over many years grown […]

Say Bonjour to the Barisieur, a Pour Over/Alarm Clock Hybrid

Say Bonjour to the Barisieur, a Pour Over/Alarm Clock Hybrid

July 31, 2014 12:07 pm

Over the past three years, we’ve seen countless innovations in home gadgetry designed to improve quality. This new alarm clock coffeemaker hybrid from British designer […]