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 […]

South Korea’s Cafe Dreamy May Be the Strangest and Coolest Cafe in the World

South Korea’s Cafe Dreamy May Be the Strangest and Coolest Cafe in the World

April 2, 2014 11:42 am

Let’s see what we have here: a two-story cafe resembling a vintage German Rolleiflex¬†film camera¬†next to a small residence on a South Korean countryside. This […]

Louisiana Woman Served Satanic Symbols in Ooey Gooey Caramel

Louisiana Woman Served Satanic Symbols in Ooey Gooey Caramel

April 2, 2014 10:12 am

You would think this would go without saying in any kind of barista training, but don’t leave the mark of the devil in customers’ drinks. […]

Coffee Professional Leads Relief Effort in Oso Mudslide Aftermath

Coffee Professional Leads Relief Effort in Oso Mudslide Aftermath

March 28, 2014 3:29 pm

A coffee professional in Snohomish County, Wash., is using his gifts as a latte artist to help raise awareness and cash to help victims of […]

London Coffee Festival 2014 Broadens Scope to Include ‘Lifestyle Brands’

London Coffee Festival 2014 Broadens Scope to Include ‘Lifestyle Brands’

March 28, 2014 8:25 am

For coffee professionals, next week is is a good one to be in London. Organizers of the London Coffee Festival are predicting a record turnout […]

“Connected by Coffee” Documentary to Make Screen Debut April 2

“Connected by Coffee” Documentary to Make Screen Debut April 2

March 27, 2014 10:59 am

“Connected by Coffee,” a new film that documents the human relationships between coffee farmers, buyers, roasters and consumers, is set to premier in Indianapolis on […]