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When It Comes To The Best Cup Of Coffee, Timing Is Everything

OWN | Posted 01.26.2015 | OWN

There's nothing like that first cup of coffee in the morning. Roasted to perfection, freshly brewed, and of course -- piping hot. But Michael Phillips...

This Is How Hipsters Travel

The Huffington Post | Julie R. Thomson | Posted 10.24.2014 | Taste

Coffee kits are a sign of an extremely caffeinated future.

Starbucks Unveils New 'Express' And Upscale Stores

Reuters | Posted 11.05.2014 | Business

By Lisa Baertlein Sept 5 (Reuters) - Starbucks Corp on Friday announced two new types of stores aimed at capturing the growing demand...

Why Is Philz Coffee Different From Other Hand-Poured Coffee Establishments in San Francisco? CEO Jacob Jaber Explains

Quora | Posted 04.08.2014 | San Francisco

This question originally appeared on Quora. Answer by Jacob Jaber, CEO of Philz Coffee Multiple reasons. Let me first start by providing context.P...

Tech Gurus Think Hipster Coffee Is The Next Big Thing, Apparently

The Huffington Post | Robin Wilkey | Posted 01.31.2014 | Small Business

Did you just say $25 million? Excuse us for spitting out our cold-brewed coffee. According to a report by Kara Swisher of Re/Code, Blue Bottle Cof...

Mezzo-Soprano Sasha Cooke: Unmasked at SF Symphony's Masquerade Ball

Sean Martinfield | Posted 02.23.2014 | San Francisco
Sean Martinfield

I would run into people in my neighborhood, colleagues, singers who - when you mention Mary Magdalene - have a very strong reaction or an immediate idea.

Artist-Inspired Cafe Snacks

Posted 10.01.2013 | Taste

They're almost too beautiful to eat.

Friday Foolery: The Snipe Hunt

Christopher Caen | Posted 07.11.2012 | San Francisco
Christopher Caen

In the early morning fog they gathered deep in the woods of the Presidio. They were a motley group, but in truth they were following in the footsteps of a grand tradition of motley groups.

PHOTOS: The Best New Ways To Get Buzzed In 2012

Robin Wilkey | Posted 01.03.2012 | San Francisco

Ahh, resolution season -- the one month of shining promise before a February of empty gyms and unanswered emails. But to make those resolutions last u...

San Francisco, the Secret Rock Star

JD Beltran | Posted 09.11.2011 | San Francisco
JD Beltran

Sure, it has great food, gorgeous vistas, funky neighborhoods. It's a top tourist destination. But a player in the arts?

The Roaring Twenties: Generation Gaffe

Stefanie Lee | Posted 09.11.2011 | San Francisco
Stefanie Lee

San Francisco twenty-somethings are a curious bunch. They shell out $5 for a scoop of ice cream, yet trek home by foot from the Mission instead of putting that same Lincoln towards cab fare. I know these contradictions to be true because I embody them.

Coffee Roasting 101

The Daily Meal | Posted 06.29.2011 | Home

Coffee is roasted. "We know, we know," you say. But what, exactly, does this mean? You peruse the coffee aisle, seduced by the writing on the bag, ...

Hand-Pressed vs. Machine-Pressed Coffee

Josh Ozersky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Josh Ozersky


Eating My Way through San Francisco in 24 hours

Claire Thomas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Claire Thomas

Northern California gives me massive "the grass is always greener" yearnings. I love it up there. The food, the people, the architecture. So with 24 hours to pack it in, here's what I did.

Scrubbing Our Lives Clean From Dr. Bronner's to Pressure Cookers

Tony Greenberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Tony Greenberg

Tony Greenberg is also reached at or here "What is beautiful is good, and who is good will soon be beautiful." - Sappho Not ...

Blue Bottle Coffee To Open In Williamsburg | OLIVER STRAND | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Like most coffee spots, Blue Bottle Coffee will offer espressos, cappuccinos, lattes and mochas. There will also be New Orleans-style cold drip iced c...