We find it appalling that supermarkets stock eggs derived from cruelty. We get disgruntled about the state of modern online journalism. What’s often forgotten though is that the entities responsible are microphones to society. They listen to us and respond with rational efficiency; a mirror to our actions: Cage eggs are 70% of the egg market. […]Read more "Microphones and Megaphones"
As David, Tod and I of Harpoon Cold Brew just launch our new Ready to Drink Cold Brew after a Winter of intense re-building there’s a pang of fear that emerges. I imagine it’s the same fear that emerges within a warrior who goes to battle. For the warrior the only way to run forth is […]Read more "It might not happen."
When I went to Japan in August I found the coffee scene to be mostly rubbish iced coffees from thousands of vending machines dotted around the country. Alternatively you can get pretty identical dark roasted iced or hot coffee from any restaurant or cafe. It’s not great. There’s a few shining lights like ‘Flat White Cafe’ in […]Read more "Coffee Mastery: Bear Pond Espresso, Tokyo"
Good coffee seems have a fair bit of mystery surrounding it, so here’s my two cents.Read more "What makes ‘good’ coffee?"
A comparison of four haircuts from four cities.Read more "Haircuts from around the World"
“If I only knew then what I do now” – everyoneRead more "5 things nobody told me about starting up."
For most of human existence the espresso martini was not a thing. So what a delight it must have been when in 1983, it was created.Read more "Everything Espresso Martini"