Filmmakers Shoot for Yucks Based On Plight of Indie Coffee Shop Owner

Filmmakers Shoot for Yucks Based On Plight of Indie Coffee Shop Owner

April 24, 2014 8:11 am

For some coffee shop operators, the premise of this feature-film-in-waiting may sound a little too real to be funny: The eternally optimistic owner of a […]

The U.S. Aeropress Championship Lets Down its Hair In Seattle

The U.S. Aeropress Championship Lets Down its Hair In Seattle

April 23, 2014 8:55 am

Now in its third year as a real thing in this country, the United States Aeropress Championship is coming to Stumptown’s Seattle roastery at 1115 […]

A Totally Biased Party Guide to SCAA 2014 in Seattle

A Totally Biased Party Guide to SCAA 2014 in Seattle

April 22, 2014 12:44 pm

Whether for a good cause or just for fun, we on the Roast Magazine team would like you to come party with us this week in […]

Feature-Length Documentary “A Film About Coffee” Making Screen Debut

Feature-Length Documentary “A Film About Coffee” Making Screen Debut

April 22, 2014 10:57 am

A Film About Coffee, the highly anticipated feature-length film on specialty coffee from seed to cup, is debuting this Saturday, April 26, in conjunction with […]

Purina to Win the U.S. Cat Cafe Race with New York Pop-Up this Week

Purina to Win the U.S. Cat Cafe Race with New York Pop-Up this Week

April 22, 2014 8:13 am

It didn’t take the cat cafe concept long to go corporate. As part of a marketing event called the 28 Day Challenge, animal food maker Purina […]

From Melbourne to Paris to Tokyo: Inside the New Coutume Cafe

From Melbourne to Paris to Tokyo: Inside the New Coutume Cafe

April 15, 2014 1:46 pm

Since opening in Paris in 2011 with Melbourne roots, Coutume Cafe has been widely credited with helping to elevate Parisian craft coffee culture. Now the […]

These Stunning Coffee Maps of Brooklyn, San Francisco and Cambridge Are Just the Beginning

These Stunning Coffee Maps of Brooklyn, San Francisco and Cambridge Are Just the Beginning

April 10, 2014 1:53 pm

Some of the brightest minds at MIT are using Google technology to create extraordinarily beautiful, and even useful, maps of independent coffee shops for cities […]

64 Baristas and 150 Lattes at the Inaugural Tokyo Latte Art Championship by Coffee Fest

64 Baristas and 150 Lattes at the Inaugural Tokyo Latte Art Championship by Coffee Fest

April 9, 2014 11:28 am

On April 4, 2014, the final morning of the three-day Coffee Fest Latte Art World Championship Open, a subdued buzz filled the event space at […]

Inside Chicago’s French-Workshop-Inspired Plein Air Cafe

Inside Chicago’s French-Workshop-Inspired Plein Air Cafe

April 4, 2014 12:25 pm

There is a whole lot of design muscle behind Chicago’s newest French-workshop-inspired cafe and eatery, Hyde Park’s Plein Air Cafe. The lovely white-washed space inside […]

Could Google’s April Fools Joke Be a Creepy Look Into Coffee’s Future?

Could Google’s April Fools Joke Be a Creepy Look Into Coffee’s Future?

April 2, 2014 1:08 pm

April Fools jokes were aplenty in the coffee world yesterday. Some of the highlights included Caribou Coffee’s Clear Coffee promo, this guy making homemade kopi […]