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[Norwich] Kofra - 4 Unthank Road

My good friend Josh has kept on mentioning this place since his first visit around May time and I’ve been keen to visit since his first mention of it. 336 more words

Coffee Shops Rated

Lessons Taught Over Steamed Milk and Espresso // How are you?

I am a barista at a local coffee-house in the beautiful PNW and I do so enjoy it. I have drunk more caffeine than the human body should consume; burnt my hands on steam wands countless times; spilt espresso on every article of clothing I own; laughed so hard I spewed latte all over the place and I have learned so much. 870 more words


Hungarian 3rd place in Latte Art Championship

What are the odds?

I’ve been browsing the SCAE (Speciality Coffee Association of Europe) website and I just found this article:

World Coffee Events announces 2014 World Latte Art, World Coffee in Good Spirits and World Cup Tasters Champions…

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Brewing Perfection | Blue Bottle

I think we are doing a disservice to coffee when we make brewing out to be more magical than it is.

There are many technical improvements that can still be made in delivering a better cup (especially in a busy commercial setting).

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Driplomat:  Barista without borders


Things I do to please my waistline. Sigh!

….you know that feeling when you walk all the way up to your favorite coffee-house, wait for 15 mins in the line-up only to discover that they are out of your favorite maple pecan danish right at the moment when barista yells, “I can help the next customer in line!” And, with the sulky face you walk to the barista only to find out that oven just gave its blessing and the fresh batch of it is ready…just for you! 136 more words


The Barista: A Stepping-Stone or a Destination?

Never in my years working as a barista did I understand how intricate and elaborate the specialty coffee industry actually is, and how many opportunities there are to excel and move forward.

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