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Home Brewing Coffee Essentials

Hello All! This is Andrew from Aldea Coffee. We know that everyone is doing more at home these days. Because of this we want to help you make Aldea coffee at home just as delicious as we make it for you in the café. The following are a few of my top recommendations. While a home brewing setup can be an investment, I believe the following items are absolutely worth every penny. You are going to get a way better cup of coffee, the equipment is going to last longer and most of the items on the list are easily fixable, should any problems arise. Automatic Drip Set up for the Home Bound Gang Includes: Bonavita Brewer and Baratza Grinder...

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#AldeaAtHome - Chemex Brewing with Elly & Daniel

We are so excited to share the second video in our series “Aldea At Home.” We hope this series will give you all the tools you need to brew great coffee. Join Elly and Daniel from the comfort of their kitchen for “Part II: Brewing with a Chemex”⁠⁠Share your stories and tips about brewing Aldea Coffee by using #AldeaAtHome.⁠⁠For specific questions you might have about brewing, email us at partner@aldeacoffee.com or send us a message on facebook or instagram. A barista will get back to you right away!⁠  

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A Letter From The Founders.

Dear Aldea Family, As this year comes to a close, sitting down and writing something to all of you is a first for us; hopefully the first of many to come. To begin with, we are sending this to update you on the many developments Aldea has undertaken in 2019. We opened a new café, are acquiring a building to permanently house our roaster, started baking most of our own pastries, and doubled our staff. Needless to say, we could not have done this without all of you. The business consultants of the world might want to call you customers, but we know that is far from the truth. You are close friends and much more like family. You have...

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The 10 Books on the Shelf at Aldea and why they are there

Each book on our shelf at the shop has been deliberately chosen, as they are a reflection of our values and have personally influenced each of us in a different way. We have put together this guide to the books for sale in our cafe at the Armory and why you will find them there.   Zingerman’s Business Book Series Author | Ari Weinzweig Highlights | business can be done differently; powerful and alternative visioning, leadership, personal organization A Lapsed Anarchist’s Approach is a business based book series written by Zingerman’s founder Ari Weinzweig. Zingerman’s is based in Ann Arbor, MI. Building a Great Business is the first book we read together as a team and is the first in...

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