Get your brew methods dialed in for your post-roast turkey, pumpkin pie coffee. Today’s installment in The Perfect Cup series for our pals at Food52: How to brew a Pour Over like a pro. Read all about it here.
Think Tank Gallery in LA is known for creating an extra element of spectacle surrounding its openings, but its December show is getting downtown LA buzzed. In collaboration with Avi Roth’s show Coffeegraph, Think Tank and LA Coffee Club are going to great lengths to bring LA’s tight-knit art scene and burgeoning downtown coffee community together for a grip of events in the month of December.
For the duration, Think Tank is opening up a coffee bar installation, and hosting daily events ranging from coffee table conversations to workshops, live music and performance art, all ”with the goal of sparking creative discussion over a cup of craft coffee.”
We’re stoked to collaborate on such an innovative and interesting project — and we’re proud to help them kick things off for the opening on Sunday, December 1.
Think Tank coffee bar will be serving up Stumptown through December 5 on a La Marzocco Strada, and will host 5 other local roasters until December 21. See the full schedule here. For tickets and more information, go to http://thinktankgallery.org/coffeegraph.
Starting next Wednesday, December 4, we are opening up our home here at Stumptown HQ in Portland’s SE industrial district for public tours.
Want to see how our coffee roastery operates? Check out our training lab, roastery floor, green coffee QC lab and more. Tours will be offered on Wednesdays at 1 pm, limit 10 per tour, first come, first served. The tours will last about 45 minutes to an hour and will include a 1/2 lb bag of coffee roasted before your very eyes.
Tours will be FREE at our Stumptown HQ until the end of the year. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to sign up.
Ideal for the traveling or wilderness types, or those looking for a durable, portable, hard-knock coffee brewing experience. This kit comes with a Porlex mini burr grinder, Snow Peak coffee dripper, our new enamel mug, filters, and bag of Hair Bender. Bon Voyage!
This is a perfect basic pour over set-up for the home brewer. It includes the lovable Bee House dripper (a breeze to use and brewer of a great medium-bodied cup), the Hario ceramic burr grinder, Bonavita gooseneck kettle, filters, ceramic military mug and a bag of Hair Bender. Keep calm and journey on.
The Chemist kit is ideal for those exacting, Chemex-loving brewers among us. The Chemex is known for it’s classic, high-design and its lab-grade filter, which collects many of the oils and fines and allows for a bright, clean cup. This kit comes with the Chemex glass handle coffeemaker, filters, a Baratza Encore electric grinder, Bonavita gooseneck kettle, ceramic military mug, bag of Hair Bender and pocket scale to see how things measure up.
This is the kit for the touch and go types or those who want to make killer coffee for a crowd. It includes the Bonavita Thermal Carafe Brewer (the best in its field because of its ability to regulate temperature), filters, a Baratza Virtuoso electric burr grinder, ceramic military mug, pocket scale, and a bag of Hair Bender. Party on dudes.
We are deeply saddened to hear that Ace Hotel founder Alex Calderwood has passed away. He was a true visionary and an inspiration to all of us at Stumptown. Sending our sincere condolences to his family and friends.