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2014 Spectacle Lunatique

Join us this weekend at one of Chicago’s most anticipated fundraisers, Spectacle Lunatique. This is a wild and unforgettable night of culinary delights, specialty cocktails, interactive installations and incredible performances. Led by Co-Chairs Lucy and Matt Moog, gala proceeds directly

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2014 Spectacle Lunatique

Join us this weekend at one of Chicago’s most anticipated fundraisers, Spectacle Lunatique. This is a wild and unforgettable night of culinary delights, specialty cocktails, interactive installations and incredible performances. Led by Co-Chairs Lucy and Matt Moog, gala proceeds directly

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Photo Album: Brazil Late Harvest Cupping in Philadelphia

On Tuesday, March 4th, La Colombe hosted the only pre-auction cupping in the North East of all winning coffees in the Brazil Late Harvest Cup of Excellence. Andrew Hetzel who is a “Specialty Coffee Association of America Board Member and

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Photo Album: Brazil Late Harvest Cupping in Philadelphia

On Tuesday, March 4th, La Colombe hosted the only pre-auction cupping in the North East of all winning coffees in the Brazil Late Harvest Cup of Excellence. Andrew Hetzel who is a “Specialty Coffee Association of America Board Member and

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Brazil COE Late Harvest Cupping in Philadelphia

 Andrew Hetzel and La Colombe present the Brazil Late Harvest Cupping Event in Philadelphia. The cupping will be held at the Urban Outfitters HQ at the Navy Yard in South Philly, in their “Acid Bath Event Lecture Hall.” The space

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Brazil COE Late Harvest Cupping in Philadelphia

 Andrew Hetzel and La Colombe present the Brazil Late Harvest Cupping Event in Philadelphia. The cupping will be held at the Urban Outfitters HQ at the Navy Yard in South Philly, in their “Acid Bath Event Lecture Hall.” The space

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Before the Cup: Rittenhouse Cafe Art Show

The La Colombe Rittenhouse cafe in Philadelphia was established almost simultaneously with La Colombe Torrefaction. And local art shows have been a part of it ever since. To share the origin of their coffee with our customers, we sourced photos

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Before the Cup: Rittenhouse Cafe Art Show

The La Colombe Rittenhouse cafe in Philadelphia was established almost simultaneously with La Colombe Torrefaction. And local art shows have been a part of it ever since. To share the origin of their coffee with our customers, we sourced photos

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Big Love Weekend by Our Barista Jason Patrick

We’re proud to announce an event organized by one of our baristas, Jason Patrick, a.k.a. “Bearded Yogi,” dedicating his birthday to hold a fundraiser for God’s Love We Deliver. Read more below in his message: Calling all yoga + food

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Big Love Weekend by Our Barista Jason Patrick

We’re proud to announce an event organized by one of our baristas, Jason Patrick, a.k.a. “Bearded Yogi,” dedicating his birthday to hold a fundraiser for God’s Love We Deliver. Read more below in his message: Calling all yoga + food

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La Colombe DC Cafe Opened Last Weekend in Shaw

La Colombe’s first cafe in D.C. is now open featuring a Steampunk Mod 2.0 for showcasing our single-origin coffees as well as our usual espresso drinks and pastries from Frenchie’s Bakery. We will be open Mon-Fri from 7am-7pm and Sat-Sun

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La Colombe DC Cafe Opened Last Weekend in Shaw

La Colombe’s first cafe in D.C. is now open featuring a Steampunk Mod 2.0 for showcasing our single-origin coffees as well as our usual espresso drinks and pastries from Frenchie’s Bakery. We will be open Mon-Fri from 7am-7pm and Sat-Sun

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First Photos from La Colombe Wicker Park Cafe

Chicago residents, rejoice! Our second location was opened a week ago in Wicker Park – right by the Damen El Stop. Featuring a beautiful mural by David Guinn and signage by  Gibbs Connors, we’re serving our usual delicious espresso drinks

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First Photos from La Colombe Wicker Park Cafe

Chicago residents, rejoice! Our second location was opened a week ago in Wicker Park – right by the Damen El Stop. Featuring a beautiful mural by David Guinn and signage by  Gibbs Connors, we’re serving our usual delicious espresso drinks

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Cup of Excellence Brazil Late Harvest 2014

While Todd was busy winning the NE Brewers Cup, JP Iberti was invited to Espírito Santo do Pinhal, São Paulo, at the border of Minas Gerais in Brazil, as an observer for the Cup of Excellence. Monday was calibration. Tuesday-Wednesday

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Cup of Excellence Brazil Late Harvest 2014

While Todd was busy winning the NE Brewers Cup, JP Iberti was invited to Espírito Santo do Pinhal, São Paulo, at the border of Minas Gerais in Brazil, as an observer for the Cup of Excellence. Monday was calibration. Tuesday-Wednesday

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Big Eastern Event Brewers Cup Winner: Todd Carmichael

Last weekend our “brew crew” landed at the US Regional Coffee Championship in Durham, NC where La Colombe co-founder Todd Carmichael won the title for the US North East Brewers Cup. Todd presented the Finca Auromar “Ironman” Geisha from Panama,

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Big Eastern Event Brewers Cup Winner: Todd Carmichael

Last weekend our “brew crew” landed at the US Regional Coffee Championship in Durham, NC where La Colombe co-founder Todd Carmichael won the title for the US North East Brewers Cup. Todd presented the Finca Auromar “Ironman” Geisha from Panama,

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The 450-Liter CARL Copper Still Delivered to Philly

As you may or may not have heard, we’ve been micro-distilling our very own La Colombe rum. Recipe development has been crafted in our lab (see picture above) using 20 and a 30-liter pot stills. With the best palates pounding

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The 450-Liter CARL Copper Still Delivered to Philly

As you may or may not have heard, we’ve been micro-distilling our very own La Colombe rum. Recipe development has been crafted in our lab (see picture above) using 20 and a 30-liter pot stills. With the best palates pounding

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David Guinn’s Final Week Painting the Mural for Our Chicago Wicker Park Location

The mural for our upcoming Chicago location is complete! It’s already packed and ready to be shipped to Chicago from our headquarters. Below are photos of the process and details of the painting. We hope to have this 9×19′ mural

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David Guinn’s Final Week Painting the Mural for Our Chicago Wicker Park Location

The mural for our upcoming Chicago location is complete! It’s already packed and ready to be shipped to Chicago from our headquarters. Below are photos of the process and details of the painting. We hope to have this 9×19′ mural

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David Guinn’s Week 1 Painting the Mural for Our Chicago Wicker Park Location

If you have ever been in Philadelphia, you’ve seen at least one of David Guinn’s murals. Since 1998, David has painted over 30 murals throughout Philadelphia and other cities in North America including New York, Washington D.C. and Montréal as

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David Guinn’s Week 1 Painting the Mural for Our Chicago Wicker Park Location

If you have ever been in Philadelphia, you’ve seen at least one of David Guinn’s murals. Since 1998, David has painted over 30 murals throughout Philadelphia and other cities in North America including New York, Washington D.C. and Montréal as

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Official Launch of Fishtown Seasonal Blend 11.12.13

Today, 11.12.13, is our official unveiling of our latest seasonal blend, the Fishtown Blend. We choose this date for the obvious play with the numbers and also because it signifies something special and unusual, such as the blend itself. Today

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Official Launch of Fishtown Seasonal Blend 11.12.13

Today, 11.12.13, is our official unveiling of our latest seasonal blend, the Fishtown Blend. We choose this date for the obvious play with the numbers and also because it signifies something special and unusual, such as the blend itself. Today

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La Colombe at Yards Brewery

As some of you might have already tasted, Yards Brewery’s La Colombe Coffee Love Stout is making its rounds in Philadelphia bars and we are very excited about the collaboration. Yesterday, we got a chance to see the process of

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La Colombe at Yards Brewery

As some of you might have already tasted, Yards Brewery’s La Colombe Coffee Love Stout is making its rounds in Philadelphia bars and we are very excited about the collaboration. Yesterday, we got a chance to see the process of

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Sweet Dreams, the movie, opens with special Rwandan coffee ice cream from Blue Marble

Mark your calenders! Our customer Blue Marble Ice Cream invites you to the NYC theatrical premiere of “Sweet Dreams,” a documentary telling the story of how Blue Marble Ice Cream partnered with a special group of Rwandan women drummers to open their

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Sweet Dreams, the movie, opens with special Rwandan coffee ice cream from Blue Marble

Mark your calenders! Our customer Blue Marble Ice Cream invites you to the NYC theatrical premiere of “Sweet Dreams,” a documentary telling the story of how Blue Marble Ice Cream partnered with a special group of Rwandan women drummers to open their

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La Colombe Chicago Cafe Hosts New Gotham Coffee Community October TNT

Thank you all for coming! Here are the top three: 1st Chloe Langham from Metropolis 2nd Brian Frain from Bowtruss 3rd Talya Strader from Bowtruss

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La Colombe Chicago Cafe Hosts New Gotham Coffee Community October TNT

Thank you all for coming! Here are the top three: 1st Chloe Langham from Metropolis 2nd Brian Frain from Bowtruss 3rd Talya Strader from Bowtruss

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La Colombe coffee truck at the PAWS Mutt Strut

PAWS (Philadelphia Animal Welfare Society) annual Mutt Strut was last weekend in the Navy Yard. We were there with our vintage Citroen H-van serving espresso drinks to keep everyone warm, and we donated all the sales to PAWS. Over $93k

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La Colombe coffee truck at the PAWS Mutt Strut

PAWS (Philadelphia Animal Welfare Society) annual Mutt Strut was last weekend in the Navy Yard. We were there with our vintage Citroen H-van serving espresso drinks to keep everyone warm, and we donated all the sales to PAWS. Over $93k

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Cocktails for a Cause

Last Friday, La Colombe Chicago participated in Cocktails for a Cause fundraiser organized by the Medical Research Junior Board Foundation (MRJBF) at the River East Art Center. It was a fabulous evening of cocktails, food and philanthropy to raise funds

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Cocktails for a Cause

Last Friday, La Colombe Chicago participated in Cocktails for a Cause fundraiser organized by the Medical Research Junior Board Foundation (MRJBF) at the River East Art Center. It was a fabulous evening of cocktails, food and philanthropy to raise funds

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The Deli Philly 5th Anniversary Bash

On October 5, 2013, the Philadelphia branch of The Deli Magazine celebrated its 5th anniversary at PhilaMOCA (Philadelphia Mausoleum of Contemporary Art) with a music showcase of emerging local bands and a cocktail hour. The Deli Magazine is an online

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The Deli Philly 5th Anniversary Bash

On October 5, 2013, the Philadelphia branch of The Deli Magazine celebrated its 5th anniversary at PhilaMOCA (Philadelphia Mausoleum of Contemporary Art) with a music showcase of emerging local bands and a cocktail hour. The Deli Magazine is an online

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Oliverio Corrales Artwork at Rittenhouse Cafe Throughout September

Rittenhouse cafe is hosting an Ecuadorian artist throughout this month: Oliverio Corrales. The opening reception for the show is tonight at 7:30-9:30pm. Check out more of his work on his website. About the Artist: “The central theme of my painting

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Oliverio Corrales Artwork at Rittenhouse Cafe Throughout September

Rittenhouse cafe is hosting an Ecuadorian artist throughout this month: Oliverio Corrales. The opening reception for the show is tonight at 7:30-9:30pm. Check out more of his work on his website. About the Artist: “The central theme of my painting

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Rapha and La Colombe at U.S. Pro Cycling Challenge

Last week, Rapha’s Mobile Cycle Club and Team SKY were touring through Colorado during the U.S. Pro Cycling Challenge. Quickly becoming one of the largest races in country, it is the competition that rounds out the season for the top

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Rapha and La Colombe at U.S. Pro Cycling Challenge

Last week, Rapha’s Mobile Cycle Club and Team SKY were touring through Colorado during the U.S. Pro Cycling Challenge. Quickly becoming one of the largest races in country, it is the competition that rounds out the season for the top

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Philadelphia Magazine “Best of Philly” 40th Year Event

La Colombe hosted an event to honor Philadelphia Magazine’s 40th Year of Best of Philly last Friday in our cafe by City Hall. We raffled out samples of the house-distilled rum, brew kits and various La Colombe products. Thanks to

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Philadelphia Magazine “Best of Philly” 40th Year Event

La Colombe hosted an event to honor Philadelphia Magazine’s 40th Year of Best of Philly last Friday in our cafe by City Hall. We raffled out samples of the house-distilled rum, brew kits and various La Colombe products. Thanks to

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Taste of Chicago 2013

With the gathering of the best chefs and mixologists in town, Taste of the Nation Chicago returned for the third time to the historic Grand Ballroom and East Lakeside Plaza on Chicago’s Navy Pier! La Colombe was there to serve

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Taste of Chicago 2013

With the gathering of the best chefs and mixologists in town, Taste of the Nation Chicago returned for the third time to the historic Grand Ballroom and East Lakeside Plaza on Chicago’s Navy Pier! La Colombe was there to serve

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Pedal for Purpose Finale Event in NYC with Bicycles Against Poverty

Bicycles Against Poverty has been cycling across the country to raise money and awareness about their program. This event-based tour, which began in June, lasted over ten weeks and included over twenty parties and presentations throughout the nation. The cyclists

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Pedal for Purpose Finale Event in NYC with Bicycles Against Poverty

Bicycles Against Poverty has been cycling across the country to raise money and awareness about their program. This event-based tour, which began in June, lasted over ten weeks and included over twenty parties and presentations throughout the nation. The cyclists

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Talula’s Daily Coffee Training

Our followers on the east side of Broad St. can now rejoice with Talula’s Daily opening. The owner Aimee Olexy is carrying her Kennett Square gem into Washington Square with the same concept – cafe and gourmet market by day,

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Talula’s Daily Coffee Training

Our followers on the east side of Broad St. can now rejoice with Talula’s Daily opening. The owner Aimee Olexy is carrying her Kennett Square gem into Washington Square with the same concept – cafe and gourmet market by day,

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Ladyfest Philadelphia

Ladyfest Philly is an activism, music, and arts festival that happened in Philly from June 7-9, 2013. We donated a couple of kegs and bottles of our cold-brewed coffee Pure Black to support the event. In 2003, Philadelphia hosted its

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Ladyfest Philadelphia

Ladyfest Philly is an activism, music, and arts festival that happened in Philly from June 7-9, 2013. We donated a couple of kegs and bottles of our cold-brewed coffee Pure Black to support the event. In 2003, Philadelphia hosted its

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La Colombe at Windy City Smokeout

Last weekend, La Colombe was at the first annual “Windy City Smokeout,” put together by Bub City. All weekend we offered our signature cold-brew, Pure Black, with the sporty 1967 Citron H-Van. This inaugural summer festival brought together the best of

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La Colombe at Windy City Smokeout

Last weekend, La Colombe was at the first annual “Windy City Smokeout,” put together by Bub City. All weekend we offered our signature cold-brew, Pure Black, with the sporty 1967 Citron H-Van. This inaugural summer festival brought together the best of

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Pedal For Purpose Events in Philly, Chicago and NYC

La Colombe cafes across three cities will be hosting events for Pedal For Purpose, a cross-country cycling trip led by six students. The tour ends in NYC with stops on the way to Chicago as well as our hometown Philadelphia.

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Pedal For Purpose Events in Philly, Chicago and NYC

La Colombe cafes across three cities will be hosting events for Pedal For Purpose, a cross-country cycling trip led by six students. The tour ends in NYC with stops on the way to Chicago as well as our hometown Philadelphia.

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Espresso Bread by Il Buco Alimentari’s Kamel Saci

La Colombe espresso grounds made their debut in bread last weekend at New Amsterdam Market’s Bread Pavilion. Featuring loaves made from local grains, some amazing bread was made by the most talented bakers of the city. Peter Endriss of Runner

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Espresso Bread by Il Buco Alimentari’s Kamel Saci

La Colombe espresso grounds made their debut in bread last weekend at New Amsterdam Market’s Bread Pavilion. Featuring loaves made from local grains, some amazing bread was made by the most talented bakers of the city. Peter Endriss of Runner

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La Colombe Coffee Truck at Starving Artist Event

Last weekend, La Colombe mobile cafe, the famous red H-van, was at the Starving Artist event. Starving Artist is the Chicago Artists Coalition’s annual benefit that pairs the city’s most inspiring visual artists with its most innovative culinary talent. It is the

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La Colombe Coffee Truck at Starving Artist Event

Last weekend, La Colombe mobile cafe, the famous red H-van, was at the Starving Artist event. Starving Artist is the Chicago Artists Coalition’s annual benefit that pairs the city’s most inspiring visual artists with its most innovative culinary talent. It is the

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Chicago Pride with La Colombe truck

La Colombe was at Chicago Pride Parade this weekend. In support, we brought the H-van out  in front of Baker & Nosh!

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Chicago Pride with La Colombe truck

La Colombe was at Chicago Pride Parade this weekend. In support, we brought the H-van out  in front of Baker & Nosh!

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Q Grading Exercises

Andrew Hetzel, a certified Q grader and professional cupper, came all the way from Hawaii to visit us here in Philadelphia. He’s been working with us this past week at the La Colombe roastery, calibrating our cupping techniques and going

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Q Grading Exercises

Andrew Hetzel, a certified Q grader and professional cupper, came all the way from Hawaii to visit us here in Philadelphia. He’s been working with us this past week at the La Colombe roastery, calibrating our cupping techniques and going

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La Colombe at WHYY’s Best of the Chefs

Thursday night La Colombe attended the 2nd Annual Best of the Chefs, a culinary celebration of the Delaware Valley’s best chefs. This 2-hour tasting featured an array of local area restaurants and businesses who served up their best bites for

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La Colombe at WHYY’s Best of the Chefs

Thursday night La Colombe attended the 2nd Annual Best of the Chefs, a culinary celebration of the Delaware Valley’s best chefs. This 2-hour tasting featured an array of local area restaurants and businesses who served up their best bites for

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Delaware Valley Roasters Jam

We held our first Roasters Jam at the La Colombe Dilworth Café near City Hall. Coffee lovers and roasters came together to taste samples of each of the Petersons’ (of Esmeralda fame) Geisha lots. Thanks to everyone who came out

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Delaware Valley Roasters Jam

We held our first Roasters Jam at the La Colombe Dilworth Café near City Hall. Coffee lovers and roasters came together to taste samples of each of the Petersons’ (of Esmeralda fame) Geisha lots. Thanks to everyone who came out

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Great Chefs Event 2013 with Pure Black Cold-brew

La Colombe was pleased to attend the 8th annual Great Chefs Event last night. The benefit raises funds for Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation which goes to research for childhood cancer treatment. The event is in collaboration with Vetri Foundation, established

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Great Chefs Event 2013 with Pure Black Cold-brew

La Colombe was pleased to attend the 8th annual Great Chefs Event last night. The benefit raises funds for Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation which goes to research for childhood cancer treatment. The event is in collaboration with Vetri Foundation, established

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Chicago Cafe Cuppings and Roasting Demos Started Today

Starting June 2013, every Wednesday and Thursday, there will be roasting demos and cuppings of La Colombe’s classic blends as well as brand new single-origin coffees at the La Colombe Randolph St. cafe. Details will be posted on La Colombe’s

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Chicago Cafe Cuppings and Roasting Demos Started Today

Starting June 2013, every Wednesday and Thursday, there will be roasting demos and cuppings of La Colombe’s classic blends as well as brand new single-origin coffees at the La Colombe Randolph St. cafe. Details will be posted on La Colombe’s

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Delaware Valley Roasters Jam Coming June 12

Calling all coffee professionals of Philadelphia and the region! Let’s cup together! You are invited to the first Delaware Valley Roasters Jam hosted by La Colombe. We will be cupping official samples of each of the Petersons’ (of Esmeralda fame)

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Delaware Valley Roasters Jam Coming June 12

Calling all coffee professionals of Philadelphia and the region! Let’s cup together! You are invited to the first Delaware Valley Roasters Jam hosted by La Colombe. We will be cupping official samples of each of the Petersons’ (of Esmeralda fame)

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Pure Black at Philadelphia’s New Skatepark

If you remember, we hosted an event last September to raise money for the Franklin’s Paine Skateboard Fund, who are responsible for completing the Paine’s Park project. We had sold limited edition skateboards by Formation as well as raffle tickets for

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Pure Black at Philadelphia’s New Skatepark

If you remember, we hosted an event last September to raise money for the Franklin’s Paine Skateboard Fund, who are responsible for completing the Paine’s Park project. We had sold limited edition skateboards by Formation as well as raffle tickets for

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D-Crit Conference 2013 with Pure Black

The 2012 D-Crit Conference, featuring graduating students of the SVA MFA in Design Criticism and moderated by NPR’s “The Takeaway” host John Hockenberry, took place on May 11th, 2012 at the Visual Arts Theatre in New York City. We partnered with

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D-Crit Conference 2013 with Pure Black

The 2012 D-Crit Conference, featuring graduating students of the SVA MFA in Design Criticism and moderated by NPR’s “The Takeaway” host John Hockenberry, took place on May 11th, 2012 at the Visual Arts Theatre in New York City. We partnered with

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ICA Spring Opening

La Colombe joined the opening celebration of Institute of Contemporary Art’s spring exhibitions, “Karla Black” and “Each One As She May,” on Wednesday, April 24. Everyone seemed to appreciate the caffeine kick at the end of a day provided by

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ICA Spring Opening

La Colombe joined the opening celebration of Institute of Contemporary Art’s spring exhibitions, “Karla Black” and “Each One As She May,” on Wednesday, April 24. Everyone seemed to appreciate the caffeine kick at the end of a day provided by

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Homegrown Foods 3rd Annual Harvest Feast

La Colombe was a part of a culinary event in Hong Kong in collaboration with Homegrown Foods that was focused on fresh locally grown organic produce matched up with the city’s most prominent chefs. It took place in the middle

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Homegrown Foods 3rd Annual Harvest Feast

La Colombe was a part of a culinary event in Hong Kong in collaboration with Homegrown Foods that was focused on fresh locally grown organic produce matched up with the city’s most prominent chefs. It took place in the middle

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Mandala SF: Coffee, Tech, and Art Party

How do our coffee enthusiasts feel about a party bringing together technology, art, and of course, coffee? Saturday, March 30, La Colombe donated Pure Black to an event that brought these innovative people together to see what would happen. The

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Mandala SF: Coffee, Tech, and Art Party

How do our coffee enthusiasts feel about a party bringing together technology, art, and of course, coffee? Saturday, March 30, La Colombe donated Pure Black to an event that brought these innovative people together to see what would happen. The

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Roni Lagin’s Opening Reception for His Rittenhouse Show “Brewed”

Last Friday, local graphic designer Roni Lagin held his opening reception at the 19th Street Cafe, celebrating his two month showcase. Roni specializes in creating visual branding for businesses with “visual puns, minimalism, and the occasional binge on coffee” (we are

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Roni Lagin’s Opening Reception for His Rittenhouse Show “Brewed”

Last Friday, local graphic designer Roni Lagin held his opening reception at the 19th Street Cafe, celebrating his two month showcase. Roni specializes in creating visual branding for businesses with “visual puns, minimalism, and the occasional binge on coffee” (we are

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Emerald Street Park Receives Green Machine Grant

Some of our followers might be familiar with Kate Rakowski, one of our talented baristas brewing at our Philadelphia cafes. She runs an organization called Friends of Emerald Park, located at 2312 Emerald Street, between Arizona and Dauphin Streets in

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Emerald Street Park Receives Green Machine Grant

Some of our followers might be familiar with Kate Rakowski, one of our talented baristas brewing at our Philadelphia cafes. She runs an organization called Friends of Emerald Park, located at 2312 Emerald Street, between Arizona and Dauphin Streets in

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The Empty Air: A Rittenhouse Square Sound Walk

This Friday, Philadelphia-based composer Michael Kiley will release the first of a series of “sound walks” through a downloadable iPhone app. The app is entitled The Empty Air: A Rittenhouse Square Sound Walk presented by The Mural and the Mint, Kiley’s

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The Empty Air: A Rittenhouse Square Sound Walk

This Friday, Philadelphia-based composer Michael Kiley will release the first of a series of “sound walks” through a downloadable iPhone app. The app is entitled The Empty Air: A Rittenhouse Square Sound Walk presented by The Mural and the Mint, Kiley’s

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Tablespoon’s “The Munchies Awards 2013″ Nominee

We’ve been selected as a nominee for Best Coffee Shop category on Tablespoon’s People’s Choice Awards called “The  Munchies.” You can vote once everyday until the end of April, and help us win here on this link. Thank you for

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Tablespoon’s “The Munchies Awards 2013″ Nominee

We’ve been selected as a nominee for Best Coffee Shop category on Tablespoon’s People’s Choice Awards called “The  Munchies.” You can vote once everyday until the end of April, and help us win here on this link. Thank you for

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Food for Thought: A Fundraiser for ACHIEVEability

“A party with a purpose” went down last Saturday at Urban Outfitter’s Navy Yard location. In other words, ACHIEVEability threw its annual “Food for Thought” fundraiser. ACHIEVEabilty is a Philadelphia-based organization that supports families in their efforts to overcome poverty

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Food for Thought: A Fundraiser for ACHIEVEability

“A party with a purpose” went down last Saturday at Urban Outfitter’s Navy Yard location. In other words, ACHIEVEability threw its annual “Food for Thought” fundraiser. ACHIEVEabilty is a Philadelphia-based organization that supports families in their efforts to overcome poverty

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25th Annual SCAA Event

Only three weeks left for the SCAA (Specialty Coffee Association of America) Expo! Since this year marks the 25th anniversary of the event, we’d like to congratulate them as an official sponsor. We will also be in attendance with our

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25th Annual SCAA Event

Only three weeks left for the SCAA (Specialty Coffee Association of America) Expo! Since this year marks the 25th anniversary of the event, we’d like to congratulate them as an official sponsor. We will also be in attendance with our

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In Haiti with Clinton Foundation

La Colombe was invited as a delegate to go to Haiti alongside President Clinton as a part of the Clinton Foundation’s Agricultural Investment Trip. The Clinton Foundation has been actively engaged in Haiti’s development since 2009. Last week, they announced a

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In Haiti with Clinton Foundation

La Colombe was invited as a delegate to go to Haiti alongside President Clinton as a part of the Clinton Foundation’s Agricultural Investment Trip. The Clinton Foundation has been actively engaged in Haiti’s development since 2009. Last week, they announced a