BARISTA NEWS

PT’s Competitor Training Begins!

PT’s Coffee Competitor Training Hello all! The SCAA Midwest Regional Barista Competition is quickly approaching and the PT’s Team is gearing up for another round of practice sessions! We have found, year after year, that these competitions have brought a higher awareness to our retail customer base, as well as higher expectations. These events have… Continue Reading

LET’S TALK COFFEE…

It was about 6 weeks ago I guess, that I was having a conversation with David Griswold, Sustainable Harvest Coffee Importers. We were talking about coffee of course and he mentioned Let’s Talk Coffee. It’s a program his company puts on every year to introduce coffee buyers and coffee producers. This year it’s being held… Continue Reading

NOW OFFERING UNROASTED, “GREEN” COFFEE!

  PTs Coffee Roasting Co is now offering green beans! No, this does not mean that we are starting some kind of farmer’s market; we are now selling green coffee beans to those of you who enjoy roasting your own coffee. We hope that this offering will give you all the opportunity to roast and… Continue Reading

ROAD TO EPIPHANY?

You know how you’ve always wanted to drive across the U.S.A. hitting all the really cool coffee shops and seeing America at the same time? Maybe taking the side roads and checking out all the great radio stations. How about planting a tree in every state you visit? Wouldn’t that be cool? You would crash… Continue Reading

GIVING BACK TO RWANDA

    One of our customers this last week wanted to know a little more about our Rwandan Bufcafe, and I thought I would pass on the information for anyone who would like to know a little bit more about this intriguing coffee. Although Rwanda is in no way new to the coffee world, it is… Continue Reading

PROFESSIONAL BARISTA TRAINING

So, just how good are your baristi? Do they know how to pull the perfect shot of espresso every time? Can they stretch and froth milk with perfect consistency then pour latte art in the cup? Can they serve customers quickly so they get their drinks and get on their way? An excellent barista can… Continue Reading

GROWING FAMILY

PT’s Coffee Roasting Co. is proud to  welcome the newest addition to the family Bryan Miller. Bryan is going to be working at the Roasting Facility in the capacity of Customer Service Representative. Bryan has previous experience working within the coffee industry therefore he brings with him a wealth of Barista and general coffee knowledge.… Continue Reading

CLOVER ANTICIPATION

The anticipation of the new Clover coffee brewing system is growing! By the beginning of September you will be able to consume a personalized cup of brewed coffee made right before your eyes on our new Clover machine. Continue to keep checking the PT’s Blog for continued updates on the arrival of the Clover at… Continue Reading

COMPLETE COVERAGE OF WBC

For complete coverage of the World Barista Championship, please go to http://www.zacharyzachary.com blog for video updates an performances by all the winners. At PT’s Coffee Roasting Co. are proud to say we sponsored this outstanding effort by Katie and Zachary. Can’t wait to see what they do next on the fun, coffee information filled site.