CCR at the Asheville Coffee Expo

CCR at the Asheville Coffee Expo


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Carrboro Coffee Roasters is really excited to be a part of the first-ever Asheville Coffee Expo! Join us on International Coffee Day, October 1st, from 10am-2pm at PennyCup Coffee Co’s roasting facility in the River Arts District in Asheville, North Carolina. This free, family-friendly event includes a latte art contest, cappuccino competition, a free-style espresso …

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Scott Conary is this year’s head judge for the Good Food Awards!


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Scott Conary, president of Carrboro Coffee Roasters, will be serving as the head judge for all coffee submissions to this year’s Good Food Awards—the only initiative to recognize craft food and beverage production that excels in both taste and sustainability. Conary will be managing dozens of judges for over 200 coffee samples over a two-day …

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Night Train Coffee IPA


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Our most recent collaboration with Steel String Brewery has been to bring back the popular Night Train Coffee IPA! The piney, grassy hops are paired with earthy, molasses and citrusy coffee notes from our Roastery. This collaboration was created with the band Teardrop Canyon in mind, and the release was timed with their opening show …

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The Politics of Myanmar’s Coffee Industry


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Carrboro Coffee Roaster’s president, Scott Conary, went on a several week-long trip to Myanmar this past September to teach and evaluate the coffee industry in the midst of the country’s most important elections in recent history. Read his thoughts on the people, the coffee industry, and the political situation below: “You could sense the collective …

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CCR Goldenbelt Pop-Up Winds Down


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After an incredible year and a half, the Carrboro Coffee Roasters’ Pop-Up Coffee Bar at Goldenbelt in Downtown Durham is winding down, with plans to close at the end of December. The Pop-Up Coffee Bar, a unique combination of Cafe/training space, has served as a launchpad for Specialty Coffee educational outreach across the Triangle, paving …

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2015 Holiday Blend Is Here!


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Our 2015 Holiday Blend is here! It’s a deliciously cozy coffee that features notes of sweet orange, clove, cinnamon, honey, and a caramel-like body. Pick up a bag at Open Eye Cafe or Caffe Driade. Looking for the perfect gift for the coffee lover on your list? Give them a freshly roasted coffee delivered straight …

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Free Coffee at Fleet Feet This Saturday


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Stop by Fleet Feet’s Carrboro or Durham location this Saturday, Oct. 31 between 10am and 12pm and enjoy a free cup of Carrboro Coffee Roasters coffee! Open Eye Café is partnering with Fleet Feet to celebrate their new Brooks Coffeehouse Collection running shoes, made especially for coffee lovers in limited-edition colors and designs that pay …

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CCR President Scott Conary to Speak At Elizabethtown College


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Carrboro Coffee Roasters President Scott Conary is excited to be giving a lecture at his Alma mater, Elizabethtown College, on Friday, October 23rd. The lecture is part of the Elizbethtown College Department of Business’ M&M Mars Executive Lecture Series, which brings senior level executives from various industries to talk about their experiences and engage students …

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No Quarter Brekkie Stout Is Back!


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Steel String Brewery in Carrboro is out with a new batch of No Quarter Brekkie Stout, a coffee beer collaboration brewed with Carrboro Coffee Roasters’ cold pressed Guatemalan La Providencia coffee. It’s an 8.0% coffee and oatmeal stout that features an intense coffee aroma and flavor, with some notes of semi-sweet cocoa. Grab a bottle …

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Tim Morris takes top prize at Barista Bash


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Barista Bash was a huge success! Congratulations to Tim Morris of Caffe Bellezza, the top prize winner. Not only did Tim go home with a Carrboro Coffee tote hand-made by CCR’s own Reiko Tanaka filled with goodies, but also many incredible prizes contributed by our various sponsors. A number of local cafes and businesses were …

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