Episodes related to topic: artisanal

Top Brew Cats and Coffee Makers Don't Mix
Hosted by Joe Darnell and Eric Rauch

Joe has bad news about his Chemex, Eric is weirded out by Joe’s observational skills, and together they discuss ways a listener of the show could upgrade his coffee at home.

Top Brew Why There Isn’t an Electric Drip Coffee Championship
Hosted by Joe Darnell and Eric Rauch

This week on the podcast, Eric and Joe discuss the difference between waiting on a good cup of coffee, and grabbing the easiest-most-readily-available coffee for the masses. What’s in your cup? We don’t always have the best and most convenient hot beverages imaginable readily available. So, what do you do if you have to pick between the two?

Top Brew The Armless Man has Nothing to Worry About
Hosted by Joe Darnell and Eric Rauch

This week on the show, Eric and Joe discuss Starbuck’s latest offering: cold brew coffee, and what people are saying about it. And for the main topic, the guys talk about the health risks and benefits of coffee, and what it means for your wellness, exercise, cognitive function, and more.

Top Brew The AeroPress in My Happy Meal
Hosted by Joe Darnell and Eric Rauch

This week on the show, Eric and Joe introduce “follow-up,” discuss coffee percolators, explain how they would approach brewing large amounts of coffee for special gatherings at home, and more.

Top Brew Hand-spun Spider Webs
Hosted by Joe Darnell and Eric Rauch

This week on the podcast, Eric and Joe talk about one of the more popular—yet lesser known—coffee makers that craft brewers love: the Hario V60. It’s the best ‘utilitarian’ coffee dripper, and has come to be Eric’s favorite brewing device.

Top Brew Founding Fathers were the Original Hipsters
Hosted by Joe Darnell and Eric Rauch

Eric and Joe discuss Colorado craft coffee roasters, units of ounce and gram measurements, American coffee history, hot tea, Celestial Seasonings, and more.

Top Brew A Cold Shower in a Polish Winter
Hosted by Joe Darnell and Eric Rauch

Joe and our guest Justin Archer discuss caffeine addiction, abstaining from caffeine, and Justin’s brewing ritual. As the “optimized self” life coach of OptimizedSelf.ninja, Justin uses a variety of nutrients and suppliments — including coffee — to give himself a special edge.

Top Brew The Practical Enthusiast, with Ben Kayser
Hosted by Joe Darnell and Eric Rauch

This week Joe is joined by Ben Kayser. They talk about life with coffee growing up, espresso machines at home, adulthood at the local coffeeshops, and pairing coffee with food.

Top Brew Barbecue, Lemonade, and Coffee
Hosted by Joe Darnell and Eric Rauch

Hand-crafted goods are growing in popularity in all of the food groups. Eric and Joe discuss the influence of artisanal foods on "home brewed" coffee, and introduce their personal brew rituals.

Top Brew We Are Not Snobby Coffee Drinkers
Hosted by Joe Darnell and Eric Rauch

Eric Rauch and Joe Darnell asked friends what the first thing is that comes to mind about coffee, which lead to the great discussion we have in this first episode about the world’s love affair with this tasty drink.