Monthly Archives: June 2012

The Coffee Brewing Institute presents: THIS IS COFFEE!

“Is this coffee? Well, no. This is coffee.” I first came across this 1961 video by the Coffee Brewing Institute through Bon Appetit, and I decided I ought to write about it after my brother (not a coffee pro, but … Continue reading

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TNT boston at Voltage

So, Calen Robinette took it down last night. Here is a photograph of the lovely final round : Calen (right) v. Ryan “Soeder Pop” Soeder (left). Calen, who works at hosting shop Voltage, also helped out by pulling shots all … Continue reading

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Providence Tulip Tuesday whaaaaaaaat

Hey you guys! On my way back to Boston from PVD’s tulip tuesday at New Harvest’s training space! Boston crew had the best time there. I was planning on doing a fun li’l recap, and then I won and now … Continue reading

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earning trust, OR knowing your shit [without telling everyone about it]

In honor of Bloom’s day, I’ve been thinking a bit about Irish barista champion Colin Harmon’s WBC performance.1 If y’all didn’t see Colin Harmon’s recent WBC performance, please go do that. It was awesome. The theme of his presentation was … Continue reading

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