A closeup of a clear bowl filled with matcha. Above it is a bamboo whisk.
Food and Drink

Know Your Ingredients: Matcha

Today, we feature matcha in our series that explores the history and background of popular ingredients for café items. BY EMILY JOY MENESESSPECIAL TO BARISTA MAGAZINE ONLINE Photos sourced from Unsplash From the editor: In […]

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10 Minutes With Steve Lovegrove

We discover the dynamic intersection of specialty tea and specialty coffee through a chat with Steve Lovegrove, board member of the European Specialty Tea Association. BY VASILEIA FANARIOTISENIOR ONLINE CORRESPONDENT Featured photo via Unsplash I […]


5 Exceptional Cafés to Try In Tokyo

With skyscrapers, Buddhist temples, delicious food, Japanese whiskey, and delicious specialty coffee brewed on every corner, Tokyo has something for everyone to love. BY TANYA NANETTI SENIOR ONLINE CORRESPONDENT Photos by Tanya Nanetti Every time […]


Specialty Cafés to Check Out in Lisbon

The coffee scene in Lisbon has blossomed, with shops offering brunch, coffees from exceptional roasters throughout Europe, and unique experiences to impress the drinker. BY MICHAELA TOMCHEKSPECIAL TO BARISTA MAGAZINE Photos by Michaela Tomchek The […]