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Steep & Brew in Wisconsin

Just received an email this morning from the owner of a Madison, WI based coffee company called Steep & Brew. Mark Gross, the owner, shared a brief history of his company and provided this invitation to readers to check out … Continue reading

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Kickapoo Coffee Article

From an excellent article I found about Kickapoo Coffee: That’s how it began. Seven years later, Kickapoo Coffee is running on all cylinders, says Nicholes. “Caleb and I both moved here to get out of the city, looking for a … Continue reading

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Cooperative Coffees

Cooperative Coffees looks like an interesting way for coffee houses to source coffee beans from origin. With members right here in Wisconsin, it is a cooperative sourcing organization with (at this time) 23 coffee roasters participating. Cooperative Coffees is a … Continue reading

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I love it when companies take design to heart

Love the great and simple branding on Kickapoo Coffee’s new cans.

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Kickapoo Coffee is Roast Magazine’s 2010 Roaster of the Year

This is old news to many, but I wanted to give a shout out to the crew at Kickapoo Coffee for earnings the honor of being Roast Magazine’s 2010 Roaster of the Year! Kickapoo Coffee has a link to the … Continue reading

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A trip to Des Moines

About 2 years ago I made a trip to Des Moines for a wedding and one of the places I stopped was The Mars Cafe. Well, that coffee house met with hard times and closed in August. Then, 4 regulars … Continue reading

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Coffee: The Greatest Addiction Ever

Why you shouldn’t feel guilty about that coffee addiction. Watch this video.

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Coffee of the Month

Stone Creek Coffee has a subscription service where you can subscribe to receive coffee every month. They send out 2 lbs per-month. Twelve-months costs $300.

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How to Make Pour-Over Coffee

Ever wondered about the specifics of making pour-over coffee using a Chemex brewer? Watch this video, and find out.

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French press: A how-to video

Sharing a video showing how simple it is to use a French press to make coffee.

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