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Canadian Coffee & Tea Expo 2010 Day 1
Author: Mark Prince
Posted: September 25, 2010
Article rating: 8.9
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Social Coffee Company
Posted by Mark Prince, 9:50am Permalink to this blog entry

Just had a short visit at Social Coffee Company's booth, where a Slayer is set up and the team is pulling many, many shots. It is one of the best looking booths at the show, and probably one of the better shots of espresso available here today, outside of the Barista Championship going on.

Steve Soupanthong started this company in the spring of 2010, but with a heap of research and a good startup budget, and he's rolled with it - they took 2nd at a roaster's competition at this year's SCAA show, and more and more quality driven cafes are buying his coffees, including Vancouver's Bump n' Grind.

Social is showing off their single origin coffees as well as the Slayer here at the show, but a manual pour over drip station is also featured.

Photos coming later today.

Article rating: 8.9
Author: Mark Prince
Posted: September 25, 2010
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