January Coffee

January Coffee

It's a new year, and there's certainly been no shortage of coffee for both our home and the office! This month was filled with new and familiar roasters, as well as some impressive competition coffees.

December Coffee

December Coffee

Closing out a whole year of brewing is usually pretty exciting considering the number of tasty holiday blends and spendy geishas that are usually available.

November Coffee

November Coffee

Getting ready for the holidays, November certainly brought some pretty intriguing coffees. In addition to some outstanding fresh crop single origins, we're starting to see a bunch of exciting holiday blends too.

October Coffee

October Coffee

October coffees continued to impress. For those keeping score, the award for the most festive bag would clearly go to Brandywine's Halloweenie. Here's a listing of my coffees from the past month.

My Clever Recipe

My Clever Recipe

The Clever Coffee Dripper might just be one of the simplest and most approachable brew methods around. Whether you're an enthusiast or just getting started, this brewer does a fantastic job with minimal effort.

Some Observations on Hand Pours

Some Observations on Hand Pours

Scott Rao recently published a thoughtful write-up on the basics of making a great hand poured coffee on his blog. f you've got questions about manual brewing, this article is a must-read.

Brew: Better Coffee at Home

Brew: Better Coffee at Home

Brian Jones of DCILY has outdone himself again with his new book Brew: Better Coffee at Home. This book is certain to be one of the most approachable pieces of coffee-related education you can find.

September Coffee

September Coffee

September coffees were on fire, with coffees from a handful of new and roasters. Here's a listing of all the coffees that came through over the past month.

My Favorite Coffee Subscriptions

My Favorite Coffee Subscriptions

I get asked frequently for recommendations on the best subscription coffee delivery services, so I'm sharing my thoughts about some of my favorites here.

Flash Chilled Coffee

Flash Chilled Coffee

Looking for cold coffee on a hot day, without the hours of waiting for cold brew or the diluted results from brewing over ice? Here's a recipe inspired by Kalle Freese.

AeroPress for Two

AeroPress for Two

Here's a quick recipe for the AeroPress that makes enough coffee for two cups, combining the basics of pourover brewing and full immersion inspired by Kaffeologie.

August Coffee

August was quite a busy month for coffee in the Schiele household. Here's a listing of all the coffees that came through over the past month.

Coffee + Robots

Coffee + Robots

Recently I picked up a new DJI Zenmuse X5 video camera. It's a beast. Here are a few samples of what I've shot with it so far.

Narrative Coffee

Narrative Coffee

Traveling through the Everett, Washington area? You should definitely be stopping in to visit Mr. Maxwell Mooney over at Narrative Coffee for some amazing coffee.

Penny the Puppy

Penny the Puppy

Two of my favorite things in one post: coffee and puppies. This shot took a bunch of frames to get just right, but with a little bit of peanut butter, anything is possible!

The Best Coffee Makers on the Market

The Best Coffee Makers on the Market

Don't have time for a pourover in the morning? Seth Mills over at Mistobox runs down some of the best options for automatic coffee makers for folks at any budget.

A Bit Sketchy

A Bit Sketchy

Patty Ellis (@beingsketchy), took the time to sketch out one of my posts and I thought it was pretty epic.

Post Respectfully

Post Respectfully

Unfortunately there's been a disturbing uptick in some dubious practices involving image rights and reposting, and I was motivated to speak up.