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In Brooklyn these days, conversations about coffee tend to tilt toward the new. Seems like every few weeks a new shop opens up, touting sustainably-sourced, hand-picked beans and mastery of the ever-elevating baristatic arts. And ...

 
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Gowanus-based Crop To Cup Coffee is on a mission to shine a light on the connection between the people drinking coffee in Brooklyn and the people growing it in Africa. They call their approach to ...

 
The scene at Toby's Estate on opening day. Toby's Estate is an Australian coffee roaster. They opened their first U.S. location this week, in Williamsburg. Kitten Coffee, a Bed-Stuy-based roaster, opened their own cafe around the corner. Both roast in-house.

The scene at Toby's Estate on opening day. Toby's Estate is an Australian coffee roaster. They opened their first U.S. location this week, in Williamsburg. Kitten Coffee, a Bed-Stuy-based roaster, ...

 
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Portland, Oregon-based Stumptown Coffee Roasters were one of the pioneers of sourcing the single-origin coffee beans directly from farmers in Latin America and Africa, and in celebrating those farmers and the work they do. Their ...

 
Caroline Bell (owner) and Colleen Duhamel (coffee buyer) of Cafe Grumpy

Caroline Bell (owner) and Colleen Duhamel (coffee buyer) of Cafe Grumpy “I don’t know…maybe that sounds like a hippie thing or something…but that’s just the way we do things!”  &#...

 
A coffee farmer's group that partners with Crop to Cup, sorting beans

Crop to Cup Coffee's Alexis Powell Grossman Most of us don’t contemplate much beyond, “Cappuccino or Latte?” when it comes to coffee. But coffee can be complicated. A particularly ...

 
A coffee farmer's group that partners with Crop to Cup, sorting beans

Editor’s Note: ‘The Anarchist Bastard: Growing up Italian in America’ (SUNY Press),  Joanna Clapps Herman’s latest memoir, evokes the intense drama, glory, trials, tribulations, and the totally existential role of food (and ...

 
A coffee farmer's group that partners with Crop to Cup, sorting beans

Café Pedlar is upping the ante for those on the search for a good cup of coffee in Brooklyn. There’s been a lot of buzz recently about how high-quality beans don’t guarantee a ...

 
A coffee farmer's group that partners with Crop to Cup, sorting beans

Those who love Brooklyn Flea mainstay Crop to Cup Coffee will be happy to know that the caffienated crew is setting up its own shop in Gowanus/South Slope area (541A Third Ave, between 13th ...