Stories tagged: coffee
UPDATED: Fri., March 22, 2019, 4:50 p.m.
In the food industry, it seems, the robot revolution is well underway. Now comes Briggo, a company that has created a fully automated, robotic brewing machine that that can push …
Sat., Jan. 19, 2019, 4 a.m.
A new survey claims that the Emerald City no longer wears the crown when it comes to all things coffee, and some local espresso enthusiasts are biting back.
Tue., Dec. 4, 2018, 11:07 a.m.
Attention, coffee lovers: Now’s the time to nominate your favorite coffee shop or roaster and more for a Sprudgie Award
Sprudge, founded in 2009, is a popular and award-winning coffee blog based in Portland, Oregon.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 5, 2018, 7:10 p.m.
Further Review: A lighthearted look at Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, Lisa Brown stances on food, coffee and pop culture
We’ve asked them about guns, immigration, health care and the national debt. Now Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers and Lisa Brown tell us how they feel about the best sauce to …
Mon., Oct. 8, 2018, 9:15 a.m.
Illycaffe SpA is teaming up with Mondelez International Inc. and one of Europe’s richest families to sell branded capsules that work in Nespresso machines worldwide, seeking a boost that will …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 28, 2018, 1:19 p.m.
The awards were held in Portland on Sept. 22.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 12, 2018, 2:55 p.m.
Starbucks Corp. is giving delivery another chance in the U.S. After an attempt to test the service with Postmates years ago, the coffee company is now teaming up with UberEats …
Tue., Aug. 21, 2018, noon
Roast House’s new First Avenue Coffee in downtown Spokane spotlights small-lot, shade-grown, organic coffee
First Avenue Coffee exclusively serves Roast House Coffee. “Every coffee we buy is small-lot, hand-picked, hand-sorted and of the highest quality,” said owner Deb Di Bernardo. “All are shade-grown so …
Wed., July 11, 2018, 8:40 a.m.
Tim Hortons, the Canadian coffee and doughnut chain, plans to open more than 1,500 restaurants in China amid a growing global trade war.
UPDATED: Mon., July 9, 2018, 9:04 p.m.
The Seattle megachain of coffee shops has begun to stop offering plastic straws and is providing recyclable strawless lids at locations in Washington and Oregon. That includes a downtown Spokane …
Mon., July 2, 2018, 11:20 a.m.
Go ahead and have that cup of coffee, maybe even several more. New research shows it may boost chances for a longer life, even for those who down at least …
Thu., June 28, 2018, 2:17 p.m.
The Sky Bar coffee kiosk marks the coffee roaster’s second downtown location. A third downtown location is also in the works.
UPDATED: Fri., June 15, 2018, 5:46 p.m.
California health officials proposed a regulation change Friday that would declare coffee doesn’t present a significant cancer risk, countering a recent state court ruling that had shaken up some coffee …
Sun., May 20, 2018, 8:30 p.m.
Starbucks is now allowing people to use its restrooms and sit in its cafes and patios even if they do not buy anything.
Mon., April 2, 2018, 4:13 p.m.
Experts said coffee drinkers should not change their habits on the basis of the new ruling.
UPDATED: Fri., March 30, 2018, 5:41 p.m.
Coffee sellers will have to post ominous warnings in California because each cup contains a chemical linked to cancer, a judge ruled.
UPDATED: Fri., March 9, 2018, 9:53 a.m.
Tully’s Coffee is closing its retail stores temporarily because they lack the coffee to continue serving customers, according to a company memo sent to managers Thursday afternoon.
Thu., March 8, 2018, 12:16 p.m.
The listing can be found in its March 2018 issue under the headline “These Unexpected Cities Have the Best Coffee in the U.S.”
Sun., Jan. 14, 2018, 6 a.m.
It’s a bold but not bitter business: Spokane coffee economy buzzing with high share of shops, roasteries
The U.S. coffee market is a $40 billion industry, and Spokane is spending more than its share.
Wed., Dec. 20, 2017
Gonzaga University grad and travel and food writer Jeff Koehler explores the origins of coffee in his latest book.
Sun., Dec. 3, 2017, 8:06 p.m.
Slayer Espresso, a Seattle-based maker of high-end espresso machines, has been purchased by Gruppo Cimbali, an Italian manufacturer of coffee equipment.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 11, 2017, 1:28 p.m.
Drive-thru coffee shops offer caffeine as well as convenience.
Fri., Nov. 10, 2017, 3:30 p.m.
The new coffee shop opened Wednesday with a soft launch in the same location that used to house Coeur Coffeeshop.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 2, 2017, 4:54 p.m.
“Where the Wild Coffee Grows: The Untold Story of Coffee from the Cloud Forests of Ethiopia to Your Cup” is slated for release Nov. 14.
Thu., Sept. 28, 2017, 4 a.m.
Caffeine lovers rejoice. There is plenty of free, cheap, and socially conscious coffee to be found on Friday.
Tue., Sept. 26, 2017, 5:09 p.m.
French press, pour over, Chemex, AeroPress and cold brew are on the syllabus.
Sun., Sept. 24, 2017, 6 a.m.
Pike Place Market has been one of Seattle’s main tourist attractions for much of its 110-year history, despite one oddity: It has never been as functional for visitors as for …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 16, 2017, 10:23 p.m.
The city of Everett has agreed not to enforce its ban on bikini baristas while it’s challenged in court.
Sun., Sept. 10, 2017, 12:29 p.m.
To gauge Hurricane Irma’s impact on Miami, some won’t be watching just weather reports; they’ll be tracking Cuban coffee consumption.
Tue., Sept. 5, 2017, 3 p.m.
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