Suspended Coffees: A Penny For Your Thoughts

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"Suspended coffee", the Italian tradition of buying an extra coffee at the bar for a future guest down on their luck, is gaining popularity in places like Bulgaria, Moscow, and now Facebook. The Facebook page "Suspended Coffees" has over 30,000 Facebook likes and shares, and apparently people all around the world are asking their local coffee shops … [Read more...]

NYC: Blue Bottle Throwdown For Oslo Burndown

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Oof, marrone! When the Brooklyn specialty coffee mainstay Oslo Coffee burned down last month, folks across the industry were devastated. Oslo Coffee Roasters have been around since 2003, and like any specialty coffee company with a decade in business, they've got former staff members and friends working in all different aspects of specialty coffee … [Read more...]