Category: The Trade

What we mean by “the trade” is the commercial activity of coffee from our limited perspective as a small company. There’s likely a lot of opinion and a little snark located here, as the relationship is contentious for us. We don’t love globalism, free trade, and the sordid remnants of colonialism. But anyway … here we are, selling coffee. :-/ Here we have articles on the organizations, on commodities, on coffee history etc.

The Loring Smart Roast at Solberg and Hansen, Oslo

Norway – Nordic Barista Cup September 2010

I had a curious time at the Nordic Barista Cup. It’s not quite my gig, since I am on the cupper/roaster end of things, and am always a little put-off by the barista thing.

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