Archive for March, 2009

San Francisco Bay Area Coffees: Dark and Beyond

San Francisco Bay Area Coffees: Dark and Beyond

Sorry, Seattle and all of those other places, but the American specialty coffee movement started in the San Francisco Bay Area. Of course small artisan coffee roasting companies were long in business before Alfred Peet opened his famous Vine Street store in Berkeley in 1966. Small, roaster-in-the-back-of-the-store coffee companies surviving from the early part of […]