Northside: Where there’s demo, there’s buildout!

Things are beginning to move, on yonder riverbank, towards coffee enjoyment on the Mexican War Streets. We’ve lined up Essig Renovation and Design to do the work, and have paper on the front glass. Now in the midst of negotiating a permit, we are navigating the contractors ideas with meeting the city’s policy for safe construction. Some Continue Reading »

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The Roastery Operation is Moving (Upstairs)!

So, among the other big changes we’ve got going on, we’re pulling up stakes and taking our whole operation out of the basement of the East End Brewing Company. To go up to the top of the steps of the East End Brewing Company. That’s right folks, we’re moving up! As Scott and team have Continue Reading »

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Learn How to be a Barista!

July, 2015, could be the month that changes your life, where you tell your kids “I remember that first time when I steamed milk”. . . [trailing off into thoughtful reminiscing] On Sunday, July 26th from 2.30-4.30 pm, Frank will be offering a training for folks interested in learning the coffee bar skills to make espresso Continue Reading »


BBQ Lunch, Anyone?

The lower end of Penn Ave. near Voluto can be a hard place to get lunch. We’ve got Spak Bro.’s and Peoples in the middle of Garfield, and NACL near Negley. But they don’t serve lunch. So here’s what we’ve got goin’ on: FOOD TRUCK! We’re hoping to increase our partnerships with the mobile tastiness Continue Reading »


On this Independence Day, Forthcoming…

Coffee drinkers far and wide, from the golden waves of grain in Indiana, to the shores of the Ohio in Pittsburgh, we bid you good cup. As we stand at the brink of the holiday in which we celebrate the Independence from tyranny, a unjust ruler from whom we had no past representation, we offer you Continue Reading »