Wed, 19 November 2014
After a crazy long 3+ year hiatus (not planned!) the CoffeeGeek Podcast is back, with some thoughts on social media and specialty coffee, overly bright espresso trends, and a feature interview with Scott Callendar from La Marzocco on the new La Marzocco Home venture.
00:00 CoffeeGeek Podcast 071 Introduction
01:35 What Happened to the Podcast?
05:55 Plans for the CoffeeGeek Podcast going forward
06:51 Social Media and Specialty Coffee
11:48 Google + and it's Coffee Community
14:36 The slow demise of Tumblr for Specialty Coffee social media
16:04 Instagram and Social Media
21:26 Trends in Coffee - Bright Espresso
25:51 The Current Trend to Brightness in Espresso
33:18 "Brightness Fatigue"
38:34 Interview with Scott Callender from La Marzocco
47:02 Scott Gets His Job at La Marzocco
48:11 The Birth of the La Marzocco Home Website
50:20 Scott's Three Favourite Things about LM Home
54.43 Is There a La Marzocco Home "Community"?
55:54 What's in it for Existing LM GS3 Owners?
61:36 Will the rumoured La Marzocco Mini Linea be Real?
64:46 What Will it all Cost?
68:33 Show Wrap Up
Here's the enhanced (for iTunes) aac file