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Featured Coffee: Ethiopia Yirgacheffe Kochere

Featured Coffee: Ethiopia Yirgacheffe Kochere

Since Ethiopia is considered by most to be the original home of the coffee plant, Coffea arabica, it makes sense that the country produces some of the very finest beans available. Coffee was discovered many hundreds of years ago, legend has it, by an Ethiopian goat herder named Kaldi. According to the story, he noticed his goats becoming surprisingly active…

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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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“Battle of the Roasters” Returns

“Battle of the Roasters” Returns

Who best to lead a statewide competition for the best up-and-coming small coffee roaster in North Carolina than Dilworth Coffee, Charlotte’s original specialty coffee brand? Dilworth Coffee has been on the forefront of specialty coffee in North Carolina since 1989, and this year we’re sponsoring the Battle of the Roasters at the NC State Fair. Twelve small coffee roasters across…

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Featured Coffee: Costa Rica Tarrazu

Featured Coffee: Costa Rica Tarrazu

Costa Rica is famed for its beautiful beaches, nature preserves and ecotourism. Even if you can’t visit, you can still enjoy some of the best the country has to offer: it’s coffee. Costa Rican coffee beans, especially those from Tarrazu, are considered among the best in the world and we are excited to share our latest discovery. “For our new…

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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 Cream. No other…

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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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