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Occasional bits of deliciousness from your friends at Blue Bottle.

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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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*Except for Espresso

Mar. 12, 2014 - Story by Tony Konecny

Tony talks about the perils, pitfalls, problems, and promise of espresso.

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Goosebumps for Goosenecks

Mar. 12, 2014 - Story by Tony Konecny

For most manual coffee brewing, this gooseneck style pouring kettle is the right tool.

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Drip The Film

Mar. 11, 2014 - Story by Tony Konecny

Tony talks to a filmmaker working on a documentary about the strange world of competitive baristas.

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