A Barista’s Art, Outside of the Cup

Jen Schultz shares her published art through her love of coffee

As the pandemic continues to impact local artists and businesses in Eau Claire, Jen Schultz – a barista and analog collage artist – has found a way to continue both of her passions at SHIFT Cyclery & Coffee Bar ...

Oh So Swede: New Coffee Shop Has Scandinavian Inspiration

Kahvi Coffee House + Cafe in Eau Claire serves up fika mochas and more

Before starting Kahvi Coffee House and Cafe in Eau Claire, owner April Becker did not drink coffee. “Now I drink it daily,” she said, “and I crave it.” ...

Arm Yourself With Bulletproof Coffee

the buzz on butter-fortified beans

Bulletproof coffee is all over social media. Some people say it allows you to be creative and super focused. To others, it’s a lot of hype about nothing. Or maybe it’s ...

The Nostalgic Bean: Restored for Pours

coffee, croissants, and kismet at Altoona coffee shop

In April 2018, Jennifer Rust Anderson and her husband, Matt, purchased the former barber shop at the corner of Lynn Avenue and Division Street in Altoona. With a flaking pink paint ...

Hot Coffee Trends From a Local Coffee Fanatic

In my world, coffee is not just a beverage – it is a way of life. My go-to is an iced caramel macchiato with nonfat milk. But lately I have been intrigued by a few hot trends popping up on social media and at our local coffee shops ...

6 Coffee Tricks for Doing Your Best Buying and Brewing

My obsession with coffee started seven years ago, while I was working at the local teahouse, Infinitea. I discovered that much like tea, coffee from different parts of the world has dramatically different flavor qualities ...