Craigslist Human-Poop Coffee Guy Speaks

And he sounds oddly sincere about pre-pooping your coffee for you.

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Food & Drink
Portland blanketed the Internet memescape yet again for its gourmet-absurdist foodie-ism, this time in the form of a Craigslist post (now offline, but screenshotted here) from a person claiming that they would be making their own kopi luwak coffee—otherwise known as cat-poop coffee—by eating and defecating the coffee personally.Kopi luwak, in case you didn't know, is considered the most expensive ...   More
 
Thursday, December 13, 2012 by MATTHEW KORFHAGE

Inbox: The Joys of Coffee


Letters to the Editor
A great coffee issue for a great coffee city [“The Caffeinator,” WW, Nov. 21, 2012]. I live in Melbourne, Australia, a city with a massive coffee (and cycling) culture. I visited Portland a fe   More
 
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 WW Editorial Staff

Klatch of 2012

Our favorite new Portland coffee shops.


Food Reviews & Stories
In the process of putting together this year’s coffee issue, we visited a coffee shop that delivers only by bike, a coffee shop in a bike store, a coffee shop in a motorcycle store, and a coffee   More
 
Wednesday, November 21, 2012 WW Staff

Coffee Issue 2012: Case Study Coffee Downtown

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Food & Drink
Case Study Coffee's new downtown cafe didn't open in time for our 2012 Coffee Issue, so I swung by this morning for a macchiato while waiting out a flash storm. It's only a week old, so I won't say anything critical, but here's a quick first glance:[Inside baseball alert] During the making of the coffee guide, the A&C editor and I argued over whether one would describe Case Study's original Northeast ...   More
 
Wednesday, November 21, 2012 RUTH BROWN

Daft Dunk

Portland's finest coffee and doughnut pairings.


Food Reviews & Stories
I was nervous the first time, shuffling my feet and crumpling the top of the paper bag as I waited for the barista’s attention. “I want something that will go well with this,” I offer caut   More
 
Wednesday, November 21, 2012 MARTIN CIZMAR

The Caffeinator

Portland’s best new coffee shops and trends.


Food Reviews & Stories
If you can’t find a place where everybody knows your name, at least find one where they know your coffee order. Mine’s a macchiato—but everyone at my local knows that. They also know what I    More
 
Wednesday, November 21, 2012 RUTH BROWN

Double Brewed

The best coffee beers available in Oregon.


Food Reviews & Stories
Portland is known for coffee and beer. But not coffee beer. Despite having the nation’s best crop of small-batch coffee roasters and making some of the nation’s best suds, few Portland brewe   More
 
Wednesday, November 21, 2012 MITCH LILLIE

Toast 'N' Roast

Why Portland streets smell like burnt toast and how to fix it.


Food Reviews & Stories
Portlanders are not actually terrible at making toast. That smell of burning breakfast that lands heavy on our streets, especially on wet days, isn’t bread-based—it’s smoke from a small co   More
 
Wednesday, November 21, 2012 WW Staff

Moving Up Or Selling Out?

Can Stumptown Coffee stay true to its indie roots?


News Stories
Since WW first uncovered the sale of Stumptown Coffee to a large investment firm, the public discourse about Portland’s famous coffee roaster has changed from “Has it sold?” to “What happens   More
 
Wednesday, June 15, 2011 RUTH BROWN

Cuppa Things to Consider

Five things you didn’t know about Portland coffee.


Books
I spent six months traveling the West Coast interviewing coffee roasters for my new book, Left Coast Roast (Timber Press, 296 pages, $16.95). I learned some interesting things. Among them: Stumpto   More
 
Wednesday, August 22, 2012 HANNA NEUSCHWANDER

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