Monthly Archives: November 2014

And I Quote, “Worth Dumpster Diving For!”

A Guest Post by Michael Peterson I have been getting my coffee from Raymond at Art Brulant, my local artisan coffee roaster in Shawville, Quebec for some time now. If I run out while in Ottawa I occasionally buy a … Continue reading

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Chasing Mailboxes Coffeeneuring Challenge 2014: Summary

This part of Québec, Pontiac County in the Outaouais, is mostly farmland, lakes, rivers, forest, and lots of gravel roads. As such I have found Coffeeneuring an interesting challenge. From home the closest Café is 17.5km. It is one of 2 or 3 … Continue reading

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Featured Roast/Torréfaction de la semaine: It is Back!!! The Cuban Caracolillo

To coincide with the Stocking Stuffers Exhibit I have brought back something special as this week’s featured roast. The Cuban Caracolillo. I have not had it in stock for a little while, but I am not complaining, and those of … Continue reading

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VERNISSAGE TODAY – Stocking Stuffers/Cadeaux de bas de Noël: Exhibition at – chez Art Brûlant & IMPRESSIONS

Help us celebrate the fifth annual/Aidez-nous à célébrer le ciquième annuel Stocking Stuffer Exhibition Bas de Noël Exposition at/chez Art Brûlant & IMPRESSIONS Art Brûlant will be holding it’s fifth annual Christmas season Stocking Stuffer exhibition Art Brûlant tiendra son cinquième exposition Bas … Continue reading

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Stretching the legs: Coffeeneuring but Not a Fishing Hole!

On Sunday I did another little outing for the Chasing Mailboxes Annual Coffeeneuring Challenge. Another coffee  – Coffeeneuring Coffee #6. Another Cafe without walls. Another creek bridge, but not a fishing hole. Admittedly this is one creek that I wish … Continue reading

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This Week’s Featured Roast/Torréfaction de la semaine: Ethiopian Kaffa Wild Forest Coffee

From the region that gave us the name for coffee, and possibly coffee itself, the Wild Forest Coffee of Kaffa is back as this week’s featured roast. For more on this please go here.

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