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coffee@home: Dos Dancing Goats

Beans: Guatemala Antigua Finca El Valle and Sumatra Lake Tawar Roaster: Batdorf and Bronson Rating: 3+ and 3

A short time ago, I wrote a luke-warm review of Batdorf and Bronson’s Dancing Goats espresso blend as served to me at Napoli Coffee in Albuquerque, New Mexico. My feeling at the time, was that the [...]

coffee@home: Colombia La Golondrina

Bean: La Golondrina Odair Achipiz Micro-lot, Cauaca, Colombia Roaster: Counter Culture Coffee (purchased at Octane Coffee Bar and Lounge) Rating: 4

My visit to Octane coincided with my home supply running low. A perfect chance to try some Counter Culture beans at home – something I had thus far managed not to do. [...]

If Only Atlanta Were Closer…

Name: Octane Coffee Bar and Lounge Location: 1009-B Marietta Street NW, Atlanta, GA Roaster: Counter Culture Coffee Rating: 4

My new top pick for café that I wish would move in down the street has got to be Octane Coffee Bar and Lounge. Perhaps it’s the “and Lounge” part that does it, [...]