Dude's Gift Guide

Dude's Gift Guide

A coffee gift guide for any man in your life.  The Outdoorsman Good coffee at home is easy. You know what's hard? Making good coffee at ...

Baratza Vario Coffee Grinder Review

Baratza Vario Coffee Grinder Review

Here's a compact and affordable grinder that can ensure smooth, consistent espresso as well as deliciously clean pour over, French press, and drip coffee.

How is Coffee Roasted?

How is Coffee Roasted?

What is coffee roasting and how does it affect your morning cup of joe? Do you prefer a lighter roast with citrus flavors or medium to darker roasts with a hint of chocolate?

Cold Brew the Filter Way

Cold Brew the Filter Way

In Portland, we are very accustomed to grey days. So when the sun shines, we feel there is truly a reason to celebrate. Check out our cold brew recipe using our Cold Brew Tower. 

How to Use a Coffee Scale

How to Use a Coffee Scale

If you aren't drinking espresso, do you really need a coffee scale? We say you do. How else are you going to achieve that perfect balance between water and coffee?

Can Your Coffee Be Too Fresh?

Can Your Coffee Be Too Fresh?

Is it possible that your beans are TOO close to the roast date? Read on to discover the sweet spot for brewing your coffee beans. 

How to Store Your Coffee

How to Store Your Coffee

Should you store your coffee in the freezer? Come on, folks. Learn about the four enemies of whole bean coffee and how to keep yours fresh.