Brewing 101 – Weekly Mini Classes & Demos


We will be hosting a series of free mini-classes and brewing demos to help our customers learn to brew a great cup of coffee at home. Join us at the Roastery on Saturday mornings beginning on January 5 for coffee and conversation. Classes and demos will start at 9 am, 10 am and 11 am and run approximately 10-15 minutes. ...

Brewing 101 – French Press


Just in time for Valentine’s Day! The French Press evokes romantic dinners, a shared dessert and a French Press for two. We’ll help you to brew so you can woo with this silky, rich French Pressed coffee for two. Join us for this mini-clinic at 9 am, 10 am or 11 am. ...

Brewing 101- Pour Overs


Do you live in a house divided? Perhaps one of you prefers a cup of black, thick and strong coffee while the other prefers a cleaner, brighter cup of coffee. Maybe you are the only coffee drinker in the house and just need one cup and not a whole pot. A “pour over” may be just what you need to bring simplicity, peace and serenity to your morning cu ...

Brewing 101 – Auto Drip Brewing


There’s more to auto drip brewing than you probably realize. We’ll show you a few simple tricks, help you troubleshoot your machine and process, and teach you how to brew a great pot of coffee with your auto drip machine. Join us for a Mini Clinic at 9 am, 10 am, or 11 am. ...

The Taste of Coastal Carolina


The 16th Annual Taste of Coastal Carolina Support Sound Rivers while tasting the best of Coastal Carolina! The 16th Annual Taste of Coastal Carolina will take place March 12th, 2019 from 6pm – 8pm in New Bern, NC. Featured restaurants include Starlight Cafe & Farm, Shogun Japanese Restaurant, Kreative Cakez, Mari’s Hella Fat Food (New!), Tiny Tor ...

Brewing 101 -Water Basics


What type of water do you use to brew your coffee? Filtered, tap, spring, distilled, reverse osmosis? We’ll talk about how water can impact the taste of your coffee and what water is best for brewing.  Wondering how your water measures up? Bring a sample of your water with you and we’ll test it for you. Saturday 9 am, 10 am & 11 am Ea ...

Brewing 101- Coffee Grinding


Using the right grinder and selecting the grind size are both key to unlocking a great cup of coffee.  We’ll teach you the basics of matching your grind size to your brewing method and discuss the pros and cons of burr and blade grinders. Saturday 9 am, 10 am & 11 am Each Mini class will last around 10-15 minutes. Free ...

Brewing 101- Roast Levels


Light, Medium, or Dark Roast. Cinnamon, Full City, French Roast and all levels in between. What do all these different roast levels really mean and how do they impact the flavor of your coffee? We’ll answer your questions about roast levels, sample some coffee, and discuss how the roast level impacts coffee flavor. ...

Brewing 101 – Chemex


The CHEMEX® can be found in museums throughout the world and is included in the permanent collection at the Brooklyn Museum, Corning Museum of Glass, and MOMA, NY. We also have one in our coffee lab! We’ll teach you how to brew an exceptional cup of coffee with this elegant and beautifully designed coffee brewer. Join us for this Mini Clinic at 9 ...

Tasting Concepts: Unlocking the Flavors of Coffee


Through a series of tasting experiences, you will learn about the different tastes and flavors that make coffee so interesting and delicious! Friday, April 27, 2018 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm at the Roastery. $25.00 per person. This includes all class supplies and a complimentary 12 oz bag of our coffee to take home and enjoy! Sign up in person at the Ro ...

Coffee Fest 2018 – Baltimore, MD March 16-18


Coffee Fest is our annual trek to spend a weekend consuming large amounts of coffee while taking as much training as we can fit into this busy weekend. We also get to meet with other roasters, baristas, and coffee buyers to swap stories and learn more about what’s new in our industry. This year, in Baltimore, we will focus our training on gree ...

Open Houses, Saturday, March 3 & March 10


We are ready to spill the beans! You are invited to join us as we open our doors on Saturday, March 3 from 9 am – 3 pm!  If you miss us, we’ll be here again on Saturday, March 10. Meet your local coffee roasters and sample some of our delicious coffees! Yes, we will have beans and merchandise available for you to purchase. ...