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Scace - The Coffee Professional's Tool

Scace - The Coffee Professional's Tool

Click here to download the 2007 WBC Procedure for the Measurement of Brewing Water Temperature in Espresso Coffee Machines by Greg Scace et al. Check out the video on how to use the Scace device and its purpose.  This video will help you with questions: The effect of temperature and taste Machine engineering and taste What to look for when purchasing an Espresso Machine and more... Resources:  2005 WBC Procedure for the Measurement of Brewing Water Temperature in Espresso Coffee Machines by Gregory Scace or here on Home-Barista.com

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Great Rates to Stay nearby

Great Rates to Stay nearby

We have partnered with Hotels and AirBnb's that are close by. There is discounted pricing and in some cases breakfast and transportation is included. Make sure to read through all the info sheets to select accommodation that fits your needs. Nearby the Cafe Business and Barista Training Lab are: Accent Inn: info sheet Executive Suites Hotel & Resort: info sheet Two AirBnB Hosts offer preferred rates to our students. Follow this link to learn more. Nearby the Coffee Roasting Training Lab:  Holiday Inn: info sheet

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Cold Brew Coffee, what it is and what it is not.

Cold Brew Coffee, what it is and what it is not.

For those of you unfamiliar with what cold brew is, it’s only the latest fad sweeping the coffee drinking nation. It seems like every day there is a coffee shop offering their interpretation of cold brew, or another company offering a bottled version for the grocery store shelves.

So why do I hate it? ...

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AirBnB Preferred Partner-hosts offer students great rates

AirBnB Preferred Partner-hosts offer students great rates

We have partnered with two separate AirBnB hosts to bring you more places to choose from that are nearby the Vancouver Campus. Both hosts will offer students of the Canadian Barista & Coffee Academy their Academy student preferred rate. Click here for the PDF download for instructions on how to book with these hosts.

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Holiday Inn Express nearby our Coffee Roasting training lab

Holiday Inn Express nearby our Coffee Roasting training lab

We are excited to announce that we have partnered with the Holiday Inn Express and Suites Riverport Richmond to bring their preferred corporate rate to students of the Canadian Barista & Coffee Academy. This hotel is very close to the Coffee Roasting Training Lab for the Vancouver Campus. Read this info sheet for more details. 

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Unique Coffee Tasting & Discussion

Unique Coffee Tasting & Discussion

Thursday, September 20th at 6pm Propaganda Coffee, 209 E Pender St, Vancouver Whatever your experience with coffee, complete newbie to expert, we'd like to invite you to this truly unique coffee cupping-tasting event at Propaganda Coffee! Our 2018 Canadian Barista Champion Cole Torode from Rosso Coffee Roasters Calgary, will brew for you 4 different processed coffees: washed, natural, honey and anaerobic coffee. This is a free community educational event, bring a friend !

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