Win a Wilfa Svart Presisjon!

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Unfortunately this Wilfa contest is limited to residents of Norway who use Instagram, but if you’re eligible, all you have to do to enter is to Instagram a photo of yourself enjoying a coffee with a friend and tag it with #wilfakaffe, and you could win a Wilfa Svart Presisjon! The winner will be announced on the 29th of September, which just so happens to be the International Day of Coffee!

From the Archives
The Sami Coffee Ceremony: An Interview with Anne Wuolab

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Anne, a self-described cultural entrepreneur, is travelling around the Nordic region putting on Sami coffee ceremonies. They are a wonderful glimpse into a ritual with deep roots. For many Sami, making coffee is synonymous with a feeling of home—a precious thing for the indigenous, nomadic people of Northern Scandinavia. We caught up with her to ask about the Sami coffee ceremony and her motivations for sharing them. More »

Verve Coffee Roasters Video from Kenya

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Verve Coffee Roasters, located in the beautiful coastal town of Santa Cruz, California—most famous for its skating and surfing—presents a wonderful video showing not only coffee related activities, but also what Kenya feels like. It’s short, at just three and a half minutes, but very evocative. More »

The 2013 Nordic Barista Cup

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This weekend saw the wrap-up of the 10th Nordic Barista Cup. It was held in Oslo’s newest food hall, Mathallen, and focused on Service, Science and Sustainability. The 2013 programme continued on the same line as previous years, with talks spanning from personal reflections on hospitality all the way to hard experimental data. Here is a quick rundown of what happened in Oslo. More »

Wilfa and Nordic Coffee Culture at Mathallen, September 5th-8th

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In conjunction with and support of the 2013 Nordic Barista Cup, Wilfa and Nordic Coffee Culture will be in Mathallen offering up delicious filter brewed coffee to anyone that wants to share a cup of coffee with a friend or loved one. This offer is open to everyone that can make it to Oslo! All you have to do is invite a friend and you will both be offered a beautiful cup of coffee from world leaders Solberg & Hansen and Tim Wendelboe, brewed on the Wilfa Svart Presisjon. More »

The 2013 Nordic Barista Cup: Service, Science and Sustainability

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From the 5th through the 7th of September, a few hundred coffee people will gather at Mathallen, Oslo’s newest food hall. The Nordic Barista Cup started out as an informal competition between the respective national barista teams of the Nordic countries, but has, since its inception in 2003 transformed itself into one of the best global symposiums on all aspects of cutting edge coffee and related hospitality, with speakers and attendees from all backgrounds and nations. More »