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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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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."


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.


Tiptoeing Toward Scales

May. 21, 2014 - Story by Tony Konecny

Weighing your options for precision in the kitchen


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.


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.


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.


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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