The ABCs of Espresso

Bruce Milletto and the gang at Bellissimo — the folks who wrote the very nifty Bean Business Basics — have a new effort under way… and this time it’s hands-on. The American Barista & Coffee School [get it, ABC?] is open, and the first students are...

Blend to Order: Good Idea, or Vanity’s Bitter Cup ?

So you’ve always wanted to blend your own coffee? Me, too. That’s one of the many reasons I started roasting my own. There’s a certain allure to being able to say, “This is my blend,” and considerable satisfaction found in having produced...

A Cup of Justice in Nicaragua?

Smithsonian Magazine recently followed along on a trip to origin in Nicaragua led by Thanksgiving Coffee’s outspoken Paul Katzeff. Along for the ride, apparently, [the story doesn’t stray too far from Katzeff’s tale] are Counter Culture’s Peter...

Make a Big Noise

Napster beat iTunes to the UK music download market, and on Wednesday, it looks like Oxfam will, too. Oxfam? The people who brought you Mugged, a scathing report of the state of the coffee crisis, now bring you Big Noise Music… a pay for download music service...
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