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This week is a reminder that even in the Pacific Northwest we have our share of wintry weather, even if it’s only for seven days a year. But the threat of window-scraping is reason enough to have a good insulated coffee mug on hand. The Tony’s Coffee team field tested a variety of coffee mugs […]

Feature Recipe: Ethiopia Kelenso Mokanisa

This article was originally featured in the fall/winter 2013 edition of The Trumpeter, our quarterly newsletter. One of Tony’s employees tells us how he’s brewing his favorite cup to drink. This time around, Coffee Bar manager Erik Evenson glows about Tony’s new Ethiopia Kelenso Mokanisa. I recently ran our new Ethiopia through a Clever Brewer […]

Coffee on the Web

Finding information about coffee on the internet can be an intimidating and stifling experience. The web is huge and the rabbit holes are potentially endless. We thought we’d give you a reference blog post about the sites we go to when we want to know what is going on in the world of coffee. Have […]

Tony’s Launches Coffee Club Into Orbit

Do you love tasting new coffees? Wish you could drop by the roastery every month to pick up freshly roasted beans? Well, by golly, it sounds like our Coffee Club is just the thing for you. As a member of Tony’s Coffee Club, you will receive two of our favorite new coffees on your doorstep every month. […]

How fresh is (too) fresh?

Last Friday, November 1st, we were lucky enough to take over La Marzocco’s coffee lab in Old Ballard for our Roaster’s Showcase. (Side-note: if you’re a coffee-lover and have not dropped by La Marzocco‘s showroom, add it to your list -the sheer volume of coffee knowledge housed under one roof is staggering). Our event was titled “How Fresh […]

We made a pretty coffee video.

We couldn’t be happier with the short film we made with Bellingham-based Hand Crank Films. The 2-min video highlights the people that make what we do everyday possible. “We have always flown a bit under the radar, so when this project presented itself it seemed like the perfect avenue to share what we do,” said […]

We made coffee on ESPN!

It’s been a wild few weeks at Tony’s! First, there was the release of the Bellingham Beer Week Coffee Porter that we made with Fremont Brewing, then there was the release party for the short video we made with Bellingham-based Hand Crank Films party at Kulshan Brewing, then we won America’s Best Espresso Competition in Seattle, […]

Tony’s Coffee Wins America’s Best Espresso Competition

We had the distinct pleasure of competing in America’s Best Espresso Competition at Seattle Coffee Fest. We are always on the lookout for new coffees that will make our espresso pop, but we decided to take a crowd-sourcing approach to finding the perfect blend for Coffee Fest. First, we created two different espresso blends, one […]

Does it Really Taste Like That?

The best description of flavor we’ve ever seen didn’t use any words at all. Here it is: Alas, when we describe the flavors we taste in our coffee, we have to use words. From time to time, we get questions about the flavor descriptions printed on our bags and posted on our menus. Does our […]

Simple But Not Easy

We at Tony’s Coffee and Teas are big fans of the philosophy that the best things in life, especially the best things we eat and drink, tend to be simple, but not easy to make. What do we mean by that? In the coffee world, it means that a great cup is composed of only […]