The World Champion Aeropress Technique

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Alongside the official barista competitions held at the Melbourne International Coffee Expo this year was their distant cousin, the decidedly less official and more rambunctious WAC—World Aeropress Championship. This year saw the WACs escalate things even further, with live music, hamburgers and a full-on ping pong tournament running at the same time. More »

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Freshly Ground Coffee

It is often said that coffee should be – needs to be – freshly ground. It is one of our 7 steps to better coffee, and while the steps are all quite uncomplicated, they are all necessary to achieve a great result. More »

The World of Coffee According to Mr. Porter

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This post about the state of coffee around the world and how regional expressions have influenced the global coffee culture is quite interesting—their omission of Finland and Iceland notwithstanding. Mr. Porter is an online men’s fashion retailer and this was published in their journal, but don’t let that put you off. The interactive map is beautifully designed and quite interesting to zip around in. Article here.

Winner of the #wilfakaffe Competition

Photo by Isabell Karlsen

And new owner of a Wilfa Svart Presisjon is Isabell Karlsen (@sebmarben on Instagram)! Congratulations!

Wilfa Svart Presisjon at the 2013 Nordic Barista Cup

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During the Nordic Barista Cup this year, Wilfa’s newest coffee brewer, the Svart Presisjon was made available to each of the national teams for use in the coffee bars that formed the basis of the barista competition. More »

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!