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Cuppings, Tastings, and the Flavour Findings

In the previous blog I talked about the most common tasting notes in coffee, specifically by region. So, how are these flavours decided on or aimed for? During the roast process, there are a few check-stops a roaster can take to assess flavour. By pulling samples throughout the roast, the aroma is followed as it…

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Let’s Talk Flavour

Floral, Nutty, Fruity? I’ve learned to start pretty generally with a question like this when narrowing down on what someone may like for their coffee. Home brewed coffee is such a personal thing when it comes to flavour, especially seeing as it’s not being directly prepared by the barista’s who have been taught to dial…

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Out of Service & Peace of Mind

I don’t know about you, but this past week…this past month…okay 2019 has been a whirlwind of change! Weeks have been busy, weekends have been busy. There’s no complaints here, but when life is moving so fast, it’s easy to forget to recover, or what it means to restart your week rather than keep sprinting…

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Fuel Your Stampede Spirit

Mobile coffee, mobile café, mobile us! Experience specialty coffee while celebrating the unique spirit of Calgary in July right where you need us. Specialty Coffee, Anywhere. Our full service café offers a customizable menu of espresso based drinks, a selection of teas, and drip coffee. Raise the bar with specialty coffee and a statement piece…

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Coffee & Community

Gezelligheid Photo by: Mia Klause Nope, no one sneezed. Gezelligheid (geh-zel-lig-hide). A Dutch word that I came across in my second year of college when my Friesian roommate summed up the experience I feel when we went to cafés. According to Dutch Amsterdam,  “literally, it means cozy, quaint, or nice, but can also connote time spent with loved ones, seeing a friend after a long absence, or general togetherness”. Cafés still contain a lot of the fast paced, quick coffee needs and…

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