During the last weekend of August I was in Victoria, BC to attend For The Love of Coffee and to judge the Western Canadian Barista Championship and the Canadian Pairs Barista Competition. The events were organized and hosted by The Canadian Coffee Collective with Reg Barber’s assistance. It was great to experience the awesome things that are happening with Canada’s coffee culture Read more
Consumer focused (versus Trade) shows are always great events, and allow us to talk about coffee with an engaged group of consumers; the Northwest Coffee Festival in Seattle was no exception. We prepared some amazing coffees at the Brew Bar were able to meet lots of excited coffee connoisseurs.
learn a little about our newest roaster, Emily, and her journey of developing her “roasty senses”.
Looking for a great coffee experience while visiting Olympia. The Seattle Weekly shares their opinion on best spots for espresso fans.
Many people throughout the specialty coffee industry will be heading to Houston, TX in the next few days to take part in the Specialty Coffee Association of America (SCAA) Event. Batdorf & Bronson Coffee Roasters will have several folks down at The Event participating in nearly every part of the show. Atlanta’s Community Outreach Coordinator, Read more
Imagining the similarities that can be drawn between the role of a plant, and the role of a barista may be a stretch, but truly their roles are not much different.
We are excited about the arrival of the semi-washed Brazil Pedra Redonda. Grown at 1300 meters in the Araponga, Minas Gerais, this pulp natural or “honey” process coffee is mild, heavy and sweet. The subtle fruit notes of strawberry and tomato are followed by a long lasting milky finish. A week ago, we all gathered Read more
We are proud to be featured as a stop on this year’s South Sound Green Tour. The South Sound Green Tour is a self-guided tour of eco-friendly buildings and homes in Olympia, Washington. The tour will take place this April 16th-17th, so come out and learn the latest money-saving and earth-friendly ways to build, landscape, Read more
This year’s Northwest Regional Barista Competition was at the Tacoma Convention Center and the competition was fierce (the top two competitors were only a half a point apart!). I had the….
Chandler will be competing in the Southeast Regional Barista Competition tomorrow at 12:50pm EST. Watch and cheer him on!