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Click for Article Newbie or Not Newbie: That is the Question
by Karl Brown
Posted June 20, 2006, 3:00am, Rated: 8.5
This article is about a fifty-something dad's late age discovery of coffee, and how his penchant for learning combined with obsessive "geekness" lead him into the rich, dark paths of espresso brewing. Read more...
Click for Article The Good, The Bad, The Uninformed
by Rhonda Eudaly
Posted July 18, 2005, 3:00am, Rated: 7.7
Rhonda Eudaly tells us about her journey into what quality coffee really is all about, and how she has Billy Crystal moments (from City Slickers). Read more...
Click for Article Waiting for God Shot
by Peter Bishop
Posted July 10, 2004, 3:00am, Rated: 7.6
Peter Bishop gives us the scoop on going from Nescafe to higher achievements in home espresso in this Write Your Way to the SCAA contest entry article. Read more...
Latest Article
Click for Article An Acapella Cup Near Timberline
by Trisha Neimi
Posted December 2, 2006, 3:00am, Rated: 9.3
Trisha Neimi discovers and shares coffee as music, from the notes in a cup of Kenyan to a song of her own making. Read more...
Newbie Revelations Column Archives  
Column Description
Every week, the CoffeeGeek website features a new submitted article by folks who are (or used to be) unashamably known as "newbies" to quality coffee and espresso. These articles will detail the baby steps, then maybe even the big steps the writers took going from a no coffee / instant coffee world to a new taste world known as quality coffee and espresso.

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