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 […]

We Bet You Can’t Stop Playing with this Yelp Trends Generator

We Bet You Can’t Stop Playing with this Yelp Trends Generator

July 30, 2014 11:53 am

It would be hard to argue that this is a legitimately useful tool in specialty coffee trend-spotting, but this wacky new trend reporter from Yelp is […]

Mike Hill of Metal Shredders Tombs Launches Savage Gold Coffee

Mike Hill of Metal Shredders Tombs Launches Savage Gold Coffee

July 24, 2014 3:48 pm

Mike Hill likes his coffee the same way he likes his metal: black. With a new album release and a North American fall tour on the […]

Drama Unfolds with the Opening of Williamsburg’s First Starbucks

Drama Unfolds with the Opening of Williamsburg’s First Starbucks

July 21, 2014 2:40 pm

As might be expected, there has been some pushback related to the opening of Williamsburg’s first Starbucks, which debuted at 6 a.m. today at the […]

This Pop-Up Put People in a Signal-Blocking Steel Cage and Served Great Coffee

This Pop-Up Put People in a Signal-Blocking Steel Cage and Served Great Coffee

July 18, 2014 11:31 am

Here’s a new coffee shop design feature: A large metal cage that repels wireless signals. A Faraday cage, a mesh cage of conductive material that blocks […]