Month: November 2017

Ethiopia’s Garden of Coffee Blooms Again with New Addis Roastery

via Daily Coffee News by Roast Magazine http://ift.tt/2ArmZ1g Addis Ababa, Ethiopia-based Garden of Coffee has relocated into a new headquarters, in what the roasting and retail company founder Bethlehem Tilahun Alemu describes as, “our love letter to Ethiopia and…

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In Portland, Marigold Coffee and Street Roots Launch Street Roast

via Daily Coffee News by Roast Magazine http://ift.tt/2ipBY4N Portland, Oregon, roasting company Marigold Coffee has partnered with the local advocacy organization and newspaper publisher Street Roots to launch a new coffee brand called Street Roast. Proceeds from the coffee line…

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4 People We Wanna See Entries From

There’s always that one guy at your local: The Heat Seeker. Wherever he is, the A-frames synchronously arrive. More often than not these guys find the groove, and snag the bomb of the day. With so many talented surfers in SA with a variety of backgrounds ranging from soul glider to competition machine, it’s easy […]

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‘Raisin Process’ Coffee From Brazil Breaks Cup of Excellence Price Record at $126/lb

via Daily Coffee News by Roast Magazine http://ift.tt/2Akr0Vf At $126.10 per pound, an experimental Yellow Bourbon coffee from Brazil has fetched the record-high for any coffee sold during Cup of Excellence green coffee auctions. Going to Gabriel Alves Nunes’ Fazenda…

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Minneapolis-Based Spyhouse Coffee Finds a Home in Saint Paul

via Daily Coffee News by Roast Magazine http://ift.tt/2j2SHbg Through 17 years in business, including launching a roasting operation four years ago, Minneapolis’ Spyhouse Coffee and its owner Christian Johnson have taken a slow approach to growth — one that…

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Phillip Di Bella’s Abbotsford Road Opens in Gowanus, Brooklyn

via Daily Coffee News by Roast Magazine http://ift.tt/2j2kFUi Abbotsford Road, the new upscale roastery cafe concept from Australian coffee veteran Phillip Di Bella, has opened in Brooklyn’s Gowanus neighborhood. The light-filled, high-ceilinged  2,700-square-foot facility includes seating for approximately…

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Become A Super User!

Let’s not babble on about why you should become a Super User, it’s an obvious decision. Kinda like paying your taxes. Okay not really. But it makes for the perfect gift for a loved one, family member, or somebody that you’re sorta into on a romantic level, or actually just fo yo self. #TreatYoSelf.  So […]

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Cutting Beach Merebank – Beach Cleanup

Clean Surf Project will be hosting a beach cleanup at Cutting Beach, Merebank this Saturday, 2nd December.  “This beach has become literally a landfill site and we doing everything on our own capacity to get this beach cleaned up. As the tide rises every day its takes so much litter into the sea. Its truly sad.” stated […]

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Till Death Do Us Shred – Matt Pallet

Matt Pallet’s been shredding up a storm over in KZN. He surfs heavy footed, without a care for the wave, and bangs each section as hard as he can. And to be honest, it’s an absolute delight to witness. Nothing like banging a section with every ounce of muscle power you have in you. And […]

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Nespresso Expands Sourcing Program in Colombian Post-Conflict Zones

via Daily Coffee News by Roast Magazine http://ift.tt/2ier6qn As part of a pledge to invest USD$50 million in Colombian coffee made five years ago, Nespresso is vastly expanding its coffee sourcing program in zones formerly affected by conflict. In…

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Environmental Group Staging Week-Long Protest at Starbucks HQ in Seattle

via Daily Coffee News by Roast Magazine http://ift.tt/2jtfMDg The grassroots environmental group Stand.earth, formerly known as Forestethics, is this week staging a five-day protest outside the Starbucks headquarters in Seattle to raise awareness of coffee cup waste and put…

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Czech Company Heavy Tamper Developing the Alchimex Vacuum Brewer

via Daily Coffee News by Roast Magazine http://ift.tt/2Ac8opW Vacuum pressure is one of the oldest forms of pressure exerted upon coffee in a brewing process. The earliest vac pot designs predate the first patented French press by almost…

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Did He Make It? – Josh Brodie

Inspired by the glorious setting sun, a good mate gifted Josh Brodie with the wave of the day. Sequence: Ian Thurtell from Zigzag Magazine http://ift.tt/2hYK7JM via IFTTT

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Matthew Algie Earns SCA Campus Authorization in Glasgow, London and Dublin

via Daily Coffee News by Roast Magazine http://ift.tt/2AfSybG Glasgow, Scotland-based roasting company and equipment reseller Matthew Algie has become the first organization to operate multiple Specialty Coffee Association (SCA) Premier Training Campuses in Europe. The company, which was founded…

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Cleveland’s Rising Star Coffee Roasters Lights Up in Lakewood

via Daily Coffee News by Roast Magazine http://ift.tt/2Bijjvo Well over a year ago, Robert Stockham was cruising down Madison Avenue in Lakewood, Ohio, scanning each storefront to find the right spot for his new cafe. This would be…

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Quality and ‘Individual Expression’ with Coffee Subscription Startup ModRec

via Daily Coffee News by Roast Magazine http://ift.tt/2iWv7Nl Joining the expanding field of coffee subscription services is Modern Recreation (ModRec), a startup venture that is as much a lifestyle brand as it is a quality-focused coffee service. “That’s what…

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Superbia Offers a Fresh Connection to Coffee Grown and Roasted in Colombia

via Daily Coffee News by Roast Magazine http://ift.tt/2hURGRF Of the growing number of coffee companies overseeing their product fully from end to end — from farm to cup, so to speak — many involve relatives or business partners…

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Dreaming Together – Starring Tomas Hermes

Arguably the most stylishly presented Brazilian surfer to qualify for the Championship Tour. Hermes has been round town for a while now, battling his way through the lacklustre QS in search of points. And finally, after multiple years on the dreaded Q, Hermes has qualified for the big leagues. And we all know, a qualified […]

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Lizzard Hurricane KZN Surfing Champs

Close to 200 surfers are expected to take part in the Lizzard Hurricane KZN Surf Champs, which is considered to be one of the biggest surf contests held in KZN.  The competition will take place at Bronze Beach Umhlanga on the 1,2,3 December at the start of Matric Rage.  The event is hosted by Wave […]

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Tuffy Clean Your Beach – Entry #9

Tuffy Clean Your Beach entry number 9 features Jenny Dean who managed to collect a whole bunch of trash at Umdloti. Keep those entries rolling, because we’ll be giving away a brand new Firewire worth R10 000 per month from 1 Oct 2017 to 31 March 2018. Find out more about the Tuffy Clean Your Beach competition here.  […]

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