Monthly Archives: October 2012

Cupping with the Black Drop

You may have noticed over the last couple of weeks Alexarc Mastema, roaster extraordinaire, sitting down with several members of the staff to enjoy some coffee. We have been incredibly privileged to have him share his time and expertise with us. Now let me share a little of what we’ve been doing with [...]

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The Black Drop Wins Best Coffee House and Scot Casey Wins Best Barista in Bellingham

Thanks to everyone who voted for the Black Drop as the Best Coffee House and for myself as Best Barista in the Cascadia Weekly. I am honored and deeply appreciate your support. Thanks must also be extended to my business partner, Stephanie, and the amazing Black Drop staff: Chase Bacetich, John and Kim. It is all so beautiful. Thanks also [...]

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The Black Drop Haiku Poetry Contest

We have a winner in the Haiku Poetry Contest! It was a close race, but #28 by David Meissner was the winner:
May your mustache of
Crema cling always to smiles
Our coffee is kind
Congrats to David! Honeybee Press will be printing them up soon. Thanks to everyone who contributed. They are all diamonds!
We are starting a [...]

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