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Tips from a coffee merchant at BNKC.

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Do you have a dream of becoming a green coffee buyer?  Coffee Market Fundamentals session by Andre Santos from Ally Coffee Merchants will connect you to the  basics on coffee macroeconomics at BNKC on 11/4/13.  To register donate $10 to www.care.org and e-mail the receipt to baristanation@gmail.com.  

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Meet About the Coffee, the host of BNKC in two weeks.

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BNKC is in two weeks!  Meet the host About the Coffee. Marty and Tooti Roe have been in the local specialty coffee industry for close to 15 years.  Service Call, an equipment repair, mainte­nance and service company, was started  in 2003. About The Coffee got started in the fall of 2011 a coffee-themed playhouse where top […]

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The countdown to BNLA is on! Are you ready to Debunk Espresso?

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The countdown to BNLA is on, 4 days and counting.  Are you ready to Debunk Espresso with Alex Littlejohn from Verve and John Martin from LA Mill Coffee? Learning the basics is never enough. The basic steps of espresso are vital and there are important reasons for each step. Join us as we explore the […]

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13 days until BNLA and the debate of Light vs Dark Roast.

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BNLA event is 13 days away.  The day of busting coffee myths will kick off with two legends in coffee Martin Diedrich from Kean Coffee and Mike Perry from Klatch Coffee explore the myth of roasting Light Verses Dark. The session Light Roast vs Dark Roast will explore the merits of the new trend of […]

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The Myth of the Dreaded Single Shot with Sauro.

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A Barista Nation favorite, Sauro Dall Aglio takes on The Dreaded Single Shot Myth. Why are those single shots so hard to make? What can a barista do to make their single shots SIC? There are 13 days left to register for BNLA event. To register donate $10 to www.care.org and e-mail your receipt to […]

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Your copy of the Green Guide from BGA at BNLA.

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Are you coming to BNLA event?  Be sure to check-in with the BGA  for your complimentary copy of the Green Guide, a series of books dedicated to improving sustainable practices in the café environment http://scaa.org/?page=resources&d=scaa-green-guide.  Become a BGA member at the BNLA event and receive a complimentary registration to SCAA’s CB100: Seed to Cup E-Learning […]

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