Bike Powered Coffee Bar hits NYC

May 21, 2010

Check out this little bit of inventiveness.  http://inhabitat.com/2010/05/19/bike-powered-mobile-coffee-bar-hits-the-streets-of-new-york/  Kickstand Coffee, http://kickstandbrooklyn.com/, is doing something very interesting on the delivery and retail exposure end of the coffee market.  What a great idea to set up a stand at high traffic areas that can and do vary from day to day and even hour to hour!

While reading this article, it is best paired with the G Love song “Kick Drum”

The next step?

May 12, 2010

Or a a step back? A cafe in New York is doing French press to-go. Kind of sounds like a waste.

More Stumptown News

May 7, 2010

Stumptown has gone international.

The article poses the question “Is Stumptown the new Starbucks?” I don’t think so, but would it really be that bad if we could get a fresh cup of Stumptown anywhere at anytime?

Neighborhood Coffee

April 29, 2010

I hope to see more places do something like this.

Great idea Gwilym

Clover

April 29, 2010

Clover hype is over

Finally

Seasonality

April 27, 2010

Interesting read from a non-coffee person’s perspective.

Being responsible

April 26, 2010

Here are some great tips on what to do with your spent grounds.

Alterra Coffee and Mars Flavia

April 25, 2010

Getting in bed with a corporate giant – Does it dilute the “Artisan” value of a brand?

Alterra Coffee Plus Mars’ Flavia, A Sustainable Combo?

Afternoon coffee at The Raymond (Pasadena)

April 24, 2010

Serving lovely Verve Coffee:

Dear media/blogosphere

April 21, 2010

Please stop writing articles about “cat shit” coffee. Please.