Denver Bicycle Cafe in Denver, Colorado.
Eight great coffee beers from 2016.
Fifth Frame Brewing in Rochester, New York.
Coffee and beer on the Wicked Brew Tour in Wichita, Kansas.
Stone Brewing in Berlin, Germany.
The Royal Drummer Cafe in Seattle, Washington.
Mega Bodega in Los Angeles, California
2016 Uppers & Downers beer and coffee festival in Chicago.
Beer and brews in Bushwick, Brooklyn.
The winning Irish Coffee recipe from the Uppers & Downers festivities in Chicago.
Shiga Kogen and Trunk Coffee make Drunk Coffee.
BRU Coffee + Beer House in Edmonton, Alberta.
Commission crushes Cuvee Coffee’s crowler canning capabilities.
It was a busy Saturday night, just before St. Patrick’s Day, when MmmHmm Coffee owner Jon French drove away from Hilliard’s, a popular brewery in Seattle’s Ballard neighborhood. The place was filled with about 500 people playing beer pong, which you might expect; French’s brand new specialty coffee bar is physically located inside the raucous […]
As easy as it is to cross from Manhattan to Brooklyn, New York City’s coffee merchants haven’t always been interborough players. Most East River crossings have been westward, in fact, with roasters like Brooklyn-founded Cafe Grumpy, and national and international companies like Blue Bottle, and Toby’s Estate, who both roast in Brooklyn, gradually adding notable cafes in Manhattan. But few […]
And so it was that on January 25th, 2015 I flew from Portland, Oregon (a coffee and beer mecca) to Chicago, Illinois (also a coffee and beer mecca) for the first-ever Uppers & Downers Festival of Coffee Beers. It was cold outside, but inside the warmth of Thalia Hall some 500+ beer enthusiasts gathered for a truly […]