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20 Aug

Have coffee will travel

Paul Haworth

Whether for business or pleasure, being outside of my usual surroundings and interacting with completely different folks always promises adventure and education.

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30 Jul

The different methods of processing

Paul Haworth

The coffee bean is the seed of a coffee cherry.  Think of it like a normal cherry with a pit.  Two “beans” grow inside of the coffee cherry. In order to access the bean in the way that it is roasted and served, the coffee cherry must go through a process of stripping off fruit. 

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20 Jul

Bite features Cartel in editorial piece "The New Grind"

Paul Haworth

We began as a small coffee shop and roastery on the corner of Ash Ave. in Tempe, AZ. Over these past seven years, we've grown to six stores statewide – four in Phoenix, two in Tucson. During that time, we've also witnessed the speciality coffee scene in Arizona grow and cultivate with us.

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