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Occasional bits of deliciousness from your friends at Blue Bottle.

Happy New Year from Blue Bottle

Jan. 5, 2016 - Story by Blue Bottle Staff

As we bade farewell to 2015, we asked a few Blue Bottlers to send us a list of the music that’s helping them usher in the New Year.

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Postcards from Guatemala

Dec. 28, 2015 - Story by Blue Bottle Staff

Raised just thirty miles from one another, the coffee of Santa Sofia and the cacao of Finca Chimelb have now found each other at last.

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An Impromptu Visit with Aida Batlle, Coffee Phenom

Dec. 23, 2015 - Story by Blue Bottle Staff

World-famous coffee producer Aida Batlle stops by for a visit at our W.C. Morse cafe in Oakland.

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The World of Barista Competitions

Dec. 18, 2015 - Story by Michael Phillips

At Blue Bottle, we’re currently in the midst of our In-House Barista Competitions, and the excitement has been building region to region.

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Stepping Away From Wholesale

Jun. 22, 2015 - Story by Blue Bottle Staff

In order to craft increasingly delicious coffee, we sometimes have to make difficult, even impractical, decisions.

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Celebrating 11 Years of Farmers Markets

May. 4, 2015 - Story by Blue Bottle Staff

A Bittersweet Commemoration

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Introducing Cupping Room Sessions: Luluc

Mar. 3, 2015 - Story by Blue Bottle Staff

A team effort with our friends from Sub Pop Records

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The Perfect Solution

Feb. 26, 2015 - Story by Blue Bottle Staff

Ready-to-brew coffee that's so fresh, you'll swear you ground it yourself.

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Happy Tenth Anniversary at the Kiosk!

Jan. 23, 2015 - Story by Blue Bottle Staff

Ten years on, our Hayes Valley Kiosk means more to us than ever.

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We Have a Winner!

Jan. 12, 2015 - Story by Blue Bottle Staff

Our Ethiopia Sidama Homacho Waeno was selected as a 2015 Good Food Awards winner.

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Tiptoeing Toward Scales

May. 21, 2014 - Story by Tony Konecny

Weighing your options for precision in the kitchen

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Ketiara Calling

May. 14, 2014 - Story by ryan brown

Ryan talks to Blue Bottle coffee buyer Stephen Vick about his trip to the Ketiara Cooperative and the challenges and opportunities of Sumatra.

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Brewing Perfection

May. 5, 2014 - Story by Tony Konecny

Is there transcendence to be found in the endless tinkering that characterizes contemporary coffee culture, or are we chasing the wrong things?

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Joining Forces

Apr. 7, 2014 - Story by Tony Konecny

Big and exciting news

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Growing Coffee with Luis Pedro

Apr. 7, 2014 - Story by Blue Bottle Staff

In this edition of our Just Add Water* video series, Luis Pedro takes you through some simple steps to becoming a world class coffee producer.

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