Resurfaced Violent Muppet Killings Give Bygone Brand Wilkins Coffee a MomentDaily Coffee News by Roast Magazine

The internet is abuzz this week with following resurfaced videos of Wilkins and Wontkins, a pair of coffee-selling talking puppets created by Jim Henson whose times together nearly always end in a gruesome execution.

The pair is featured in 179 short television commercial spots, nearly all of which result in the sadistic Wilkins brutally murdering Wontkins after the latter muppet admits to not wanting to drink Wilkins Coffee.

The violent acts range in depravity, as

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Best Coffee Alternatives: 17 Energizing Drinks to Replace Your Coffee

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But first, coffee. According to The National Coffee Association, 63% of American adults drink the brewed beverage daily, with more than half of U.S. workers admitting to needing that hug in a mug—and the caffeine buzz, laser focus, and increased physical and

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Precise Brew Reusable Coffee Filters Weave Their Way Into the MarketDaily Coffee News by Roast Magazine

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A Precise Brew pleated filter designed for a batch brew filter basket. All images courtesy of Precise Brew.

A new brand of reusable coffee filters under the name Precise Brew has emerged from Athens, Greece, offering solutions for a wide variety of brewing devices, including commercial drip brewing machines.

Precise Brew is a sub-brand of Cypress-based Coffee Lovers Editors & Trainers, an equipment distribution company and SCA Premier Training Campus founded by Fotis Lefas

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Coffee Project New York Launching Scholarships for Black BaristasDaily Coffee News by Roast Magazine

Coffee Project New York scholarships

Women-owned New York City-based roaster and retailer Coffee Project New York has launched a scholarship program that will provide Specialty Coffee Association-certified training to six Black coffee professionals.

With tuition covered by program partner Chobani, which recently made a play of its own in the coffee game, each of the six scholarships will involve Coffee Project New York’s comprehensive barista training program. Participating baristas will also receive a Breville Barista Pro espresso machine.

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