what's with this whole cupper vs. barista thing?

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Re: what's with this whole cupper vs. barista thing?

Postby R Miguel Meza on Thu May 08, 2008 2:55 pm

i'll gladly drop the tamper and take a stand. Trish you may call me whatever you like...just call me a cupper ;)
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Re: what's with this whole cupper vs. barista thing?

Postby trish on Thu May 08, 2008 4:58 pm

Since I'm given the choice, I think I'll call you well-groomed. :D
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Re: what's with this whole cupper vs. barista thing?

Postby malachi on Thu May 08, 2008 7:31 pm

malachi wrote:
onocoffee wrote:All I know is that I spoke to a number of people on both sides of the fence in Minneapolis and there are some really deep feelings about this topic. It's gonna take more than just a little back and forth on some silly forum topic to heal those wounds.


for the stupid among us...

can someone explain what the issues are in a succinct and clear manner?

thank you.
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Re: what's with this whole cupper vs. barista thing?

Postby luca on Thu May 08, 2008 8:10 pm

I agree, this thing is definitely getting out of hand. This morning I woke up with a severed portafilter head in my bed and someone has tampered with my espro tamper so that it clicks with a slurping noise.

;P
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Re: what's with this whole cupper vs. barista thing?

Postby nick on Thu May 08, 2008 10:15 pm

R Miguel Meza wrote:i'll gladly drop the tamper and take a stand. Trish you may call me whatever you like...just call me a cupper ;)

So be it, Arr-Miguel. You've made your choice.

I've taken the liberty of editing that photo of yours, for accuracy's sake:

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Re: what's with this whole cupper vs. barista thing?

Postby luca on Thu May 08, 2008 10:50 pm

Nick, you idiot!!! How are you going to beat him at knifey spoony now?!
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