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South Park + Cold Bar: Now Open for Business

Nov. 14, 2016 - Story by Blue Bottle Staff

Our newest cafe in South Park debuts our first-ever Cold Bar, serving zero-proof, cocktail-inspired coffees, shaken or stirred.

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Blue Bottle Explains: Coffee Grinding

Nov. 9, 2016 - Story by Michael Phillips

Or, insert any number of coffee-grinding puns here, please and thank you.

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Cold Brew & Ice Cream: A Perfect Summer Pair

Aug. 11, 2016 - Story by Blue Bottle Staff

Thanks to our tiny (but mighty) cans of Cold Brew and our friends at Humphry Slocombe, the ice cream float of your dreams is here.

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Blue Bottle Explains: Espresso De-gassing

Jun. 29, 2016 - Story by Stephen James Davidson

Our New York Quality Control Specialist explains how giving fresh espresso beans time to de-gas will help you create a beautiful shot.

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How to Brew: Choosing a Brewing Method

Jun. 16, 2016 - Story by Kelly Sanchez

Quality Control Specialist Kelly Sanchez makes sense of five popular brewing methods.

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Blue Bottle Explains: Bitterness

May. 18, 2016 - Story by Michael Phillips

Welcome to Issue 1 of Blue Bottle Explains, your coffee advice column. This month, Director of Training and World Barista Champion, Michael Phillips, tackles "bitterness."

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How to Brew: AeroPress Edition

Apr. 19, 2016

You can stick with the basics and get a lot of mileage out of your AeroPress, but you can also experiment with tools and techniques for countless variations on your morning cup. Here are three ideas.

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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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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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How to Store Coffee Beans

Dec. 19, 2013 - Story by Tony Konecny

Coffee’s full awesomeness is fleeting and freshness is key. Here’s how to hold on to the magic as long as possible.

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Foolproof Holiday Brewing

Nov. 24, 2013 - Story by Kristina Brown

I made all the holiday brewing mistakes so you don’t have to. Here’s my foolproof guide to smooth holiday coffee service.

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Grow Your Own

Nov. 5, 2013 - Story by Derek Powazek

Unlike other drugs that may bring the DEA rappelling down from helicopters, it’s perfectly legal to your own coffee. All it requires is patience.

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