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Third Wave and Beyond: Helen Russell

Inspired by the proliferation of great coffee, Speaking Broadly host Dana Cowin kicks off a short series on the Third Wave and beyond with Helen Russell, co-founder of Equator Coffees. ...

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Margaret Nyamumbo: Kahawa 1893 Coffee

Join us for a conversation with Margaret Nyamumbo, founder of Kahawa 1893. Margaret is a third generation coffee farmer and grew up on a farm in Kenya before immigrating to the USA. ...

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More Coffee, Always Coffee

Kaleena Teoh and Sum Ngai were friends in school back in Malaysia, but it wasn't until years later in NY that they decided to start Coffee Project NY.

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Coffee Life in Japan

Our guest is Merry White who is the author of Coffee Life in Japan, an absolutely insightful and fascinating book about Japanese coffee as well as unique Japanese culture and society. ...

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Building: Hiring Edition

Paul De Joe is Co-founder of MUD\WTR, a DTC coffee alternative made of functional ingredients.

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Treat Yourself: Truffles, Lobster, and Skirt Steak

Treat yourself with stories about the finer things in life as well as some suggestions for daily delights. This episode kicks off with truffles. Michael explains why this fungus is so exp...

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Booker Will Be Right Back

Today's episode is wall-to-wall listener questions, bookended by Catastrophic Connection Issues. Fun! 

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Power Moves

Today on Topographical Issues, Dave, Nastassia and The Rest are joined by Rebecca "The Boondoggler" Palkovics. Together the team tries to explain to (possible Flat Earther?) Nastassia Lop...

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The Mezcal with the Chicken — Pechuga!

Maybe you’ve heard stories of a weird mezcal that is made with chicken. Maybe you’ve heard that it’s tied to celebratory rituals. Maybe you’ve heard that it’s precious and rare. Maybe all...

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How Agroforestry Helps The Planet: Ariana Day Yuen

After working with coffee farmers in Ethiopia for NGO TechnoServe, Ariana Day Yuen came up with a unique way to harmonize agriculture production with forest conservation.