Articles About Espresso

May 1, 2013

The range of colors that can appear in an espresso are remarkable. Knowing what those colors mean, and how the changes in color manifest in your cup can be a little tricky to understand. To help you with this, our team of wholesale educators sat down to provide a visual guide to the various stages in a shot of espresso. The base of every cappuccino or latte, pulling a great espresso is critical to serving delicious drinks in your bar.... Read more »

January 17, 2013

Get a glimpse into how Chris Kornman, a member of our roasting and QC team, ensures Black Cat quality every Friday.

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October 31, 2012

Learn the importance of digital scales in achieving consistency, repeatability, and accuracy in manual brewing, batch brewing, and espresso.... Read more »