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Hiring: Coffee Production Associate

Hiring: Coffee Production Associate

Dilworth Coffee is looking for a specialty coffee enthusiast who is interested in working with a dynamic, growing company. The ideal candidate is a hard-working, detail oriented individual, able to confidently work with minimal supervision. This position involves working in our coffee production department, helping roast and package specialty coffee for a variety of customer needs. The Coffee Production Associate…

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Pumpkin Spice & Gingerbread: Fall & Winter Flavored Coffees Are Here

Pumpkin Spice & Gingerbread: Fall & Winter Flavored Coffees Are Here

We all look forward to the distinctive flavors that are associated with cooling temperatures and changing leaves. On September 7, our new list of fall flavored coffees being offered for the fall and holiday seasons was released. The new fall flavors, which will only be available until March are: Pumpkin Spice, Gingerbread, Winter Wonderland, Creamy Frangelican, Peppermint Paddy and Irish…

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November: Coffee and Espresso Basics

November: Coffee and Espresso Basics

Created exclusively for our wholesale customers and licensees, Dilworth Coffee University is taking reservations for a day-long Coffee & Espresso Basics workshop at Stockton Graham & Co. in Raleigh, NC. Coffee training can improve the coffee shop experience in many ways: higher quality coffee drinks, improved in-store experience and greater customer satisfaction. Here at Dilworth Coffee, we couldn’t agree more.…

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Favorite Brew Methods: Chemex

Favorite Brew Methods: Chemex

Making coffee is all about extracting flavor from grounds. It sounds simple but every coffee-lover has a different favorite method for achieving the same result. Some enjoy the process and ritual involved with making a cup of coffee while others just prefer the ease of automatic drip. Brad Kirby, Director of Coffee at our Raleigh roasting facility, prefers brewing coffee…

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Heads Up Customer Service

Heads Up Customer Service

When you walk into a Dilworth Coffee store, you’ll likely notice something a bit different with our baristas: great customer service starts with eye contact. There are many aspects to being an outstanding barista. Some of them require intensive training and in-depth coffee knowledge—and these are things all Dilworth Coffee baristas have; but one of the most important aspect of…

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Enjoy the Coffee of Chiapas, Mexico

Enjoy the Coffee of Chiapas, Mexico

You may know the country of Mexico for its cuisine or perhaps its sunny beaches, but if you haven’t tried its coffee you should. The southernmost state in Mexico, Chiapas is home to beautiful and wild scenery as well as important Mayan ruins. But, it is also famous around the world for producing delicious specialty coffee. Mexico is the world’s…

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Coffee: A Simple Botany Lesson

Coffee: A Simple Botany Lesson

So that you have a better understanding of the what’s in your cup we thought we would provide a little botany lesson on the coffee plant. There is so much more to coffee than the roasted bean that makes the beverage in your cup. If you remember the biology classes from your school days, you’re probably familiar with the classification…

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Coffee Makes Your Garden Happy, Too

Coffee Makes Your Garden Happy, Too

Ever wonder what happens to used coffee grounds in coffee shops? Often, they are just thrown into the trash (they are extremely biodegradable, after all); but there are plenty of other uses, particularly if you garden. Rather than taking up space in the landfill, why not put grounds from your home coffee maker or your local café to use in…

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