Archive for August, 2010

Manual Brewing Battle Wrap-up

The first Olympia Manual Brewing Battle took place Friday, August 20th at Batdorf & Bronson’s Cupping and Training Lab. Six competitors went head-to-head to see which cup won the judges’ hearts in a blind tasting. The rules were that everyone was to use one manual brewing method of their choice, and each participant had to Read more

The August Mystery Cupping Challenge

The monthly Mystery Cupping Challenge took place yesterday in the Tasting Room. This month’s “mysteries” included our Java Estate, Omar’s Organic Blend, Organic Nicaragua Isabelia and the Guatemala Antigua Finca El Valle. Out of the six competitors, only one, Sandy Hall, from our sales department was able to identify three of the coffees. She won Read more

Manual Brewing Battle

Choose the manual brewing method of your choice and battle for the title of “Best Brewer”. Join us this Friday, August 20th in our Olympia Cupping Lab.

This Month’s Science Café – “What Really Goes On In A Crime Lab?”

Join us Tuesday, August 10th at our downtown Coffeehouse as forensic scientist, Terry McAdam presents the different methods and tools of a modern crime lab.

Join us for a Sunday Cupping

Sunday, August 8 at 11:00 a.m. Batdorf & Bronson Tasting Room 200 Market St. NE Olympia, WA 98501 Join Batdorf & Bronson roaster Brian Meyers for a travelogue of his trip to Honduras to participate in the Cup of Excellence judging. Brian was invited to travel with a group of international coffee professionals to judge Read more