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Getting Online and In Line to Sell Coffee: part 1

Written by: Alfonso of Blue Mayan Coffee The changes in technology, and particularly the impact of COVID-19, have pushed commerce to the ever-expanding realm of the internet, and coffee ventures … Continue reading

September 16, 2020 · Leave a comment

How to Build a Great Home Bar: Step by Step – part 1

Steps: Recipes! MARTINI – Build in Stirring Pitcher – Add 2.50oz Gin [or if you insist, Vodka]  – Add 0.50oz Dry Vermouth [don’t skip this!] – Add 2-3 dashes Orange … Continue reading

September 14, 2020 · Leave a comment

Vetri Wine Club

“Saying I like Barolo is like saying I like red wine. It is much too broad a statement for such a varied spectrum of processes and quality. You have to … Continue reading

December 31, 2013 · Leave a comment

Big Eats HV Resto Week

It is that special time of the year again, when the best of Hudson Valley restaurants come together to open their doors to locals and travelers alike, with the promise … Continue reading

November 4, 2013 · Leave a comment

Bro-mancing the Roast

Philadelphia has been a one-roaster kind of town for almost 2 decades now. When La Colombe opened its doors in 1994 it was a revelation for restaurants and café goers … Continue reading

June 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

Fresh Cup Files: Interview Nico O’Connell of La Colombe

La Colombe is one of the original independent roasters that were born after the juggernaut Starbucks started buying up and dismantling coffee companies in the 90’s. The two founders, Todd … Continue reading

May 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

Beer, ME

Recently, I took a jaunt up to my hometown of Portland, ME. Being that I grew up there as a boy, I never really got the full scope of adult … Continue reading

May 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

Stop Selling and Start Solving

The public has a bad image of sales people and the idea of sales in general. They are viewed as someone who is trying to lure our money away from … Continue reading

January 14, 2013 · Leave a comment

Hook it up with JavaHook

I am always interested in new businesses, entrepreneurs, and products that find their way into your routine and can no longer be lived without.  JavaHook™ has this potential and has … Continue reading

December 10, 2012 · Leave a comment

America’s Wine Cradle

We’re all familiar with the great wines being produced in Napa and Sonoma, but most people forget (or perhaps never knew) the birthplace of American wine making: the Hudson Valley. … Continue reading

October 9, 2012 · 1 Comment