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Barista at Home: The Espresso Machine

Barista at Home: The Espresso Machine

It’s the concentrated essence of coffee. A pure expression of the flavors locked in the bean. Coffee with its amplifiers turned up to eleven. We call it espresso. After one sip of a well-made espresso, one might wonder how such intensity of flavor is even possible. Baristas know that extracting the best flavors from good coffees takes finely ground coffee,…

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Brady Butler Amplifies Coffee Training

Brady Butler Amplifies Coffee Training

Dilworth Coffee’s Charlotte Field Liason Brady Butler woke up to some great news on Monday morning – he is now an Authorized Specialty Coffee Association Trainer (or AST, for short)! Our Lane Mitchell sat down with Brady over coffee (of course) to get the scoop on what that means and why he’s so pumped to share his coffee training knowledge…

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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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Cool Off With Cold Coffee

Cool Off With Cold Coffee

It’s hot outside, so that means it’s the time of year for iced coffee and iced specialty beverages. At Dilworth Coffee, our cold coffee drinks give you a chance to escape the summer heat and cool off while still getting your caffeine in a tasty beverage. A specifically-created coffee blend. To meet the needs of our summertime customers, we developed…

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Favorite Brew Methods: BeeHouse Dripper

Favorite Brew Methods: BeeHouse Dripper

When it comes to great coffee, Lane Mitchell knows that ground size, brew method, filter quality and water quality are just as important as the bean and roast level. She works with Dilworth Coffee trainers at the company’s Raleigh, North Carolina, headquarters to help communicate proper brewing techniques for each of the coffees we sell. A coffee lover, Lane is…

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Favorite Brew Methods: Kalita Wave

Favorite Brew Methods: Kalita Wave

Brady Butler, our expert in Charlotte, knows a thing about brewing a great cup of coffee. As a lead instructor for the Specialty Coffee Association (SCA) and member of the SCA’s Brew Crew, he and his team are responsible for exploring, testing and publishing proper brew standards for professional baristas around the globe. Brady’s current favorite manual brew method is…

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