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The Burr Grinder: Eliminating Intimidation

We recently produced a short video to show consumers just how easy it is to use a burr grinder. View it below. Since your customers should be purchasing whole beans to get the best from your coffee, why not share with them the upside — and short learning curve – of grinding it to perfection […]

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Coffee Trends According To Zagat

In the specialty coffee industry, it’s our job to know what’s trending: what methods for roasting, brewing and selling coffee will appeal to customers, how to properly represent coffees with roast profiles, etc. Nonetheless, it’s nice to get some validation from mainstream gourmet authority Zagat, which recently put out a list of what it considers […]

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Make Great Espresso at Home

Making quality espresso is both an art and a science. It requires great care and consciousness on the part of the operator. When purchasing an espresso machine, look for temperature capabilities around 195-204 degrees Fahrenheit, and pressure capabilities close to 135 psi. For great tasting espresso, use 100% Arabica coffees, roasted for espresso. Espresso requires […]

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