Sat, 9 August 2008
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This episode talks about some great coffees available this summer, a new Barista outreach program from the Cup of Excellence, and a feature interview with Carl Sara.
00:45 Sponsored by 49th Parallel Roasters
03:29 World Barista Championship Recorded Streams
05:58 Great Coffees in the Summer Intro
06:37 Mainstream Media backlash against "culinary" coffee
07:41 Fox Business Video of Matt Milletto handling dump talking heads well
09:12 Chicago Tribune Article about Intelligentsia ending 20oz coffee sizes
12:29 Commodity / Utility Coffee and Culinary Coffee can co-exist
16:38 Consumers who like culinary coffee - less than 20%?
19:51 Breaking down the top 20% of coffee drinkers
25:38 The iced espresso debate
30:10 Commodity coffee and culinary coffee have their place.
32:27 Cup of Excellence Barista Program
37:43 Great Coffees for July and August!
38:08 Esmeralda Microlot Batch 8 from Counter Culture Coffee
39:40 Summer Solstace Blend and Kenya Gauriri Auction lot from Intelligentsia Coffee
41:17 Kenya AA Ruiru Auction Lot from Batdorf and Bronson
42:23 Sumatra Blue Batak Peaberry from Great Plains Coffee Roasters
43:55 Sponsored by 49th Parallel Roasters
44:16 Next episode - exclusive reviews of 49th Parallel Coffees
45:07 Interview with Carl Sara
1:22:29 Show Wrapup