The first time I visited Sola Coffee Cafe, they had been open only a few weeks. I didn’t have enough time to hang out for a cafe review, that’s for another day, but I was there long enough to realize the cafe had a lot going for it and amazing people working there. One of these wonderful people is Arielle Bryant.
Got an itch for some Intelligentsia coffee paired with a scrumptious treat? Let local bakery and café, Scratch, it for you. This month’s featured Barista is from local Bakery & Coffee Bar in Durham, NC, Scratch Baking.
I met Curtis Cushman during a local Thursday Night Throwdown (TNT) a couple month’s ago. He had come in second place that night and has since made it to first place in last month’s TNT. This month, he’ll be judging instead of competing.
As a Barista, we are always wanting to improve our technique but did you know this passion is actually a great thing as a consumer? Zach Neuman explains why Barista certification has become a requirement where he works and how consumers can benefit. Continue reading “Interview: Zach Newman from Cafe Helios”