Archive for February, 2010

Coffee Brewing Workshop – March 7th

Join Batdorf & Bronson’s training specialist Will Frith for a workshop on coffee brewing methods. This event will take place at Batdorf & Bronson’s Tasting Room, 200 Market St. NE, Olympia, WA on Sunday, March 7 at 11:00 a.m. The one hour presentation will feature a demonstration of coffee grinding and brewing methods and a Read more

Bob Benck: Inside the Ethiopia Commodity Exchange

I arrived a day late due to a missed connection in Frankfurt, Germany. Fortunately, Continental Airlines was graceful enough to give me a day room at a nearby hotel along with a stipend of 30 euros. I was turned loose in Frankfurt with about thirteen hours to do as I pleased. First a quick nap Read more

Chandler Rentz takes 2nd Place at SERBC!

The 2010 Southeast Regional Barista Competition was held this past weekend in Atlanta, Georgia.  The event has steadily grown the last few years along with the skill of the greater Atlanta area barista community.  This year’s competition featured many talented baristas including first-time and veteran competitors and past champions. Batdorf & Bronson Coffee Roasters’ one Read more

Café Javasti goes to Costa Rica

2010 started off with a great experience for both Batdorf & Bronson and our wholesale partners Café Javasti – a group trip to Costa Rica! Every year we look forward to our annual trip…