Journal

We spend as much time as possible working with our growers around the world. See what we’ve been up to recently below.

World Latte Art Champion Um Paul with ACR

July 5, 2019

World Latte Art Champion Um Paul participated in several Afficionado events while on a recent month-long tour of the USA hosted by Idea Coffee NYC. He was in demand to share the barista talents that have earned him several world titles: 2016 WLAC World Latte Art Champ; 2017 Coffee Fest In Tokyo World Champ; 2018… Read more »

A Pinnacle for Afficionado and Carmo Coffees

June 25, 2019

2019 is a big year for Afficionado Coffee Roasters and Brazil. Peter Turso and I just returned from a week-long visit to the Carmo Coffee headquarters in Carmo de Minas, and there are so many exciting developments to share. In our commitment to true sustainability, we have price fixed with our farmers in Brazil through… Read more »

Afficionado Coffee to be Featured at Faema Art & Caffeine Popup June 24-29

June 17, 2019

Afficionado Coffee will be featured at the Faema Art & Caffeine Popup June 24-29 from 10:00AM – 4:00PM. Faema will be serving Bolivian Finca Buena Vista for pour overs and Espresso Afficionado for espresso. The popup is located at 198 Allen Street in New York City. Afficionado is one of 16 roasters chosen for the… Read more »

Coffee with friends

January 10, 2019

Brought some beans out to origin and made a new friend!

Cold brew is here!

November 28, 2018

The first round of cold brews is here! Technically these little white clover flowers are weeds, but to me, they look like flowers on a Saturday morning in the spring (which is sort of what these bottles taste like too).