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In Brief

In Defense of Gas Station Coffee

  • By Darren Davis
  • Published 09/01/2016

Coffee

10 Great Seattle Coffee Shops That Roast Their Own Beans

Some even provide the coffee you like so much at other cafes around town.

  • By Darren Davis
  • Published 08/23/2016

Caffienated Compendium

Coffee: The New Guide to a Seattle Obsession

From laptop-filled neighborhood cafes and craft coffee bars to boutique microroasters and homegrown caffeine empires, here’s a road map to Seattle’s modern-day coffee culture.

  • By Darren Davis and Allecia Vermillion
  • Published 08/23/2016

Coffee

All Coffee Is Global Coffee

Laila Willbur, the 2014 United States Barista Champion and Director of Coffee for Cherry Street, on women in her industry and why every cup is an opportunity to tell an international story.

  • By Darren Davis
  • Published 08/23/2016

Caffeinate Yourself

12 Great Neighborhood Coffee Shops

Because the best coffee shop is the one closest to you.

  • By Darren Davis and Allecia Vermillion
  • Published 08/23/2016

Coffee

How a Bean Becomes a Latte

This is coffee’s typical journey to your cup.

  • By Darren Davis
  • Published 08/23/2016

Coffee

A Basic Guide to Coffee Brewing

Though brew methods vary drastically, they all function under the same principle: Add water to dry coffee for a period of time and then separate.

  • By Darren Davis
  • Published 08/23/2016

Coffee

The Power of Coffee Flour

One person’s waste product is another person’s source of endless economic and culinary potential.

  • By Allecia Vermillion
  • Published 08/23/2016

Coffee

Is Fair Trade Really Fair?

Bellingham-based importer Edwin Martinez knows the coffee business, from the most remote grower in Guatemala to the man-bunned barista on Capitol Hill—and he thinks globally averaged profit sharing hurts the industry.

  • By Darren Davis
  • Published 08/23/2016

Coffee

The Joy of Jebena

Solomon Dubie’s former Rainier Valley convenience store is now Cafe Avole, a hub for Ethiopian coffee culture.

  • By Darren Davis
  • Published 08/23/2016

Coffee

Cold Brew: A Postmortem

You can, after all, love something to death.

  • By Darren Davis
  • Published 08/23/2016

Profile

The Dark Roast: Mike McConnell and the Rise of Caffe Vita

Michael McConnell dropped out of school in the 10th grade. That didn’t stop him from creating Caffe Vita into one of the largest independent coffee companies in the country. A few things happened along the way.

  • By Allecia Vermillion
  • Published 08/23/2016

Editor's Note

Life, Possible

The joy of coffee lies in the anticipation.

  • By James Ross Gardner
  • Published 08/23/2016

Double Shot

Craftworks Coffee Will Open Next to La Marzocco Showroom and Cafe

Lower Queen Anne now has two ambitious multiroaster concepts across the street from each other.

  • By Darren Davis
  • Published 06/24/2016

Brew News

Slate Coffee Roasters Now Open Downtown

...inside a Chrome Industries shop.

  • By Rosin Saez
  • Published 06/10/2016

Trends

Meet Peloton And Métier, Seattle's New Biker Bars

Two new cafe–bike shop hybrids fix ambitious meals and flat tires.

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 05/23/2016

Caffeination

The La Marzocco Showroom and Cafe Is Now Open, and It's a Big Deal

If everything goes as planned, this could set a new high-bar for collaboration between coffee shop and coffee roaster.

  • By Darren Davis
  • Published 04/18/2016

Surprise!

Out of Nowhere, a New Slate Coffee Opens in Pioneer Square

With a University District location to follow next week.

  • By Darren Davis
  • Published 09/18/2015

I'm New Here

4 Archetypal Seattle Coffee Experiences

A user's guide.

  • By Darren Davis
  • Published 08/20/2015

I'm New Here

Every Single Starbucks in Seattle, Ranked

To live in this town is to have strong opinions about Seattle’s homegrown world-dominating coffee empire. So we ranked all 104 stores.

  • By Christina Tiberio and Allecia Vermillion
  • Published 08/17/2015
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