One of the prizes for winning the WBC last year was a trip to visit the Probat factory in Emmerich, Germany, where we also bought our own roaster. My year was quite busy, though, so I never made it down there while I had the reigning title. So when James Hoffmann was crowned as the […]
Video from yesterday’s event at Behag Din Smag is up on the local TV station (Danish). Thanks to Lene and Jeppe from Behag Din Smag for hosting the event with Peter and Casper.
Back in Denmark I look back on a wonderfull journey to the home country of coffee. After some nice days of cupping in Addis Ababa we went to Yirga Cheffe in the southern part of Ethiopia. The drive from Addis to Yirga Cheffe takes approximately 6 hours. When you have passed the outskirts of Addis […]
Just thought we’d give some attention to reigning Danish Barista Champion Lene Hyldahl’s blog. Don’t forget to check out her website too. On the 22nd November from 19 to 21 o’clock Behag Din Smag will host a coffee roasting and tasting event with Peter and Casper. Price is only DKR 85,- and includes a bag […]
After several days with cupping in Addis Ababa I found two coffees that were amazing – they had a sweetness and cleanliness I have never had similar in any Ethiopian coffee – especially we cupped an incredible clean natural yergacheffe-1. Gr. 1 coffees from Ethiopia are very rare and then this was even a Natural! […]
As a commenter on our blog also suggested a while back, we have done a bit of testing of our espresso on a medium-level home espresso machine: Linus’ five years old Isomac.Loaded up with Copenhagen city water (quite bad and very hard water quality) and coffee ground on the matching Isomac grinder we engaged the […]