Stumptown Coffee Roasters Brew Guides

VIDEO: Stumptown Coffee Roasters’ new brew guides

The guys and girls over at Stumptown Coffee Roasters have just launched their new website and it’s full of little gems like these Brew Guide videos. They’re beautifully filmed, lighthearted and worth a watch on your lazy Friday. I love their Aeropress film – it’s totally different to how I make my own and it’s…

Sasas Story - The Coffee Man

Video: Sasa’s Story – The Coffee Man

Winning the World Barista Championships is a pretty big deal and one that is sure to create a plethora of different opportunities for the talented guy or girl who takes the crown. For the 2015 winner Sasa Sestic, it has meant the opportunity to tell his story. This is a guy who’s a true beanhunter,…

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Video: Tim Wendelboe talks everything Espresso

It’s Friday, which is a great excuse to coffeenerd it up and watch the new Tim Wendelboe youtube Q+A tutorial. This time the focus is on espresso, with Tim covering everything from grind to cup choice. It’s interesting to hear his thoughts on controlling extraction times (or rather, not being afraid to let your shots run…

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Video: Tim Wendelboe talks manual brewing

Yesterday Norwegian coffee guru Tim Wendelboe released a Q+A manual coffee brewing video via Periscope. Given it’s a Periscope release it’s very raw footage and I’ll be the first to admit that this isn’t the prettiest film I’ve ever seen, however the amount of knowledge this guy has on coffee is pretty inspiring. Tim runs…

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Trinity ONE Coffee Brewer hits Kickstarter

Remember the Trinity ONE coffee brewer I gave you a sneak peak at last month? Well this morning it went up on Kickstarter. It’s only been live for four hours but already the Trinity ONE has racked up over $20000 of funding – and for good reason. It looks set to be an awesome bit…

This is kind of awesome – Tastify cupping app

This is kind of awesome – Tastify cupping app

There were a few cool new products being hyped at the SCAA shindig in Seattle a couple of weeks ago. One of them was Tastify, which ended up taking out the award for best new product (open class), and for good reason. Developed by Sustainable Harvest Coffee Importers, it’s a web-based, mobile-optimised app that brings…