The new almond peanut butter from Big Spoon Roasters using Intelligentsia’s Black Cat Espresso.
Ready to drink cold brew from Slingshot Coffee in Durham, North Carolina.
HEX Coffee in Charlotte, North Carolina.
How some coffee companies are responding in the wake of North Carolina’s passing of the discriminatory bill HB2.
North Carolina’s controversial HB2 law has some vocal coffee opponents, like Slingshot Coffee in Raleigh.
The German-based company that owns Stumptown, Intelligentsia, and Peet’s now also owns Krispy Kreme Doughnuts.
An interview with Lem Butler, the 2016 United States Barista Champion.
The new headquarters of Counter Culture Coffee in Durham, North Carolina.
A guide to good coffee in Charlotte, North Carolina.
The city of Asheville, North Carolina is home to a major international mainstream news scandal this week, with a direct tie to specialty coffee. The owners of an Asheville coffee company have found themselves embroiled in a dramatic backlash after their deeply misogynistic anonymous blog and podcast brand, “Holistic Game”, was discovered and publicly outed by a […]
Behind the design of Line Drawing, a limited edition blend from Counter Culture Coffee.
Consider the squirrel.
There aren’t that many 20th anniversaries to celebrate in an average person’s life. Most things don’t last for twenty years, and when they do, well, it’s time to celebrate. Like gently opening a bottle of finely aged wine, twenty years is a remarkable vintage, and nothing else tastes quite as sweet. Which is why we’re excited […]
It’s time for another installment of our Feel Good Drinks Of Fall series, where we celebrate the latest and greatest in cozy coffee drinks. Today we present four drinks from the Daily Press in Charlotte, North Carolina. The shop opened a little over four months ago, sharing a space with the music venue Evening Muse. Head […]
Slingshot Coffee Co, a bottled cold brew business we profiled in 2012, has found substantial success in this rapidly expanding segment of quality coffee consumption. The company, based in Raleigh/Durham, have recently rolled out a new project this month for the Saturday/Sunday crowd. It’s called “WEEKEND“, and it’s a coffee bar/outdoor space in at their new headquarters […]
What’s the most classic foodstuff to pair with coffee? The answer to this question is quite different depending on where you live in the world, but for much of the United States there’s a consensus: donuts. The union of delicious donuts and filter coffee has deep working class roots, but the pairing is being reimagined as […]