By Summer Whitford   If you're going to order coffee in Italy, you'll probably want to do it the right way. If you don't want to be taken for a tourist in Italy, abandon your regular afternoon grande latte; placing your order for one will either earn you looks of scorn or consternation. Dorothy, you, and Toto aren't in Kansas anymo...

By Ian Anderson   Later this summer, longtime North Park coffee roaster Caffé Calabria will launch its first offsite expansion in 15 years, opening a satellite coffee bar in a ground-floor storefront at the 1 Columbia Place high-rise in downtown's Columbia neighborhood.   A second expansion will be quick to follow, this one south of t...

by John Ortved What if the cappuccino you had this morning was not, in fact, a cappuccino? Scary. More worrisome still: What if your flat white was? There was a time when cappuccino was easy to identify. It was a shot of espresso with steamed milk and a meringue-like milk foam on top.   But now the onetime king of specialty coffee drinks i...

Lavazza announced details of a new global collaboration featuring tennis legend, Andre Agassi. The partnership positions Agassi as Lavazza's spokesperson for the world of tennis, and officially kicks off this years US Open with a special event and promotion for spectators, along with teasers taking place around New York City. The 120-year-old authe...

Lavazza, Italy's best-selling coffee brand, has a warning for Starbucks as the coffee and frappuccino giant enters the Italian market for the first time: you have much to learn.   Howard Schulz, Starbucks' chief executive, last month confirmed the Seattle-based company will open its first coffee shop in Italy early next year, in Milan. The s...

After doubling investments in 2013, Lavazza, Italy's Favorite Coffee, is proud to announce that The Italians Are Coming to the U.S. With an amplified 2014/2015 strategy, Lavazza launched their integrated Buongiorno campaign to expand marketing and promotional efforts in North America to grow the brand's reach exponentially and secure the U.S. as th...

The breakfast of champions? A great cup of coffee! In this particular case, that is the absolute truth. Angelo Segoni, a member of the barista team from Italy, is here at the Brewed Behavior headquarters in Kansas City, being trained by a master coffee coach, Tracy Allen.   He is already the Italian champion. In two days, Trac...

By Maurita Cardone Lavazza parte alla conquista del mercato americano con una nuova linea studiata ad hoc per questo lato dell'oceano. L'azienda sta lanciando in questi giorni quattro nuovi blend di caffè già disponibili nei supermercati di Stati Uniti e Canada, appositamente studiati per le macchine a filtro più diffuse nelle case degli americani...

Lets face it Italy and Italians do a lot of popular things and often better than almost anywhere on earth. All over the world it really is true that Everybody Loves Italian. Sport Cars like Ferrari, Maserati, Alfa Romeo, Bugati etcetra. Clothes and Fashion such as Versaci, Armani and an unending number of very high end clothing. We take our cl...

I would not consider myself a coffee snob. I don't have a favorite barista or monitor the time between the grinding and brewing of beans. And, sin of all sins, I own a Keurig. However, there is one beverage that I am beyond picky about: the cappuccino.   Ever since visiting Italy last year, I have been searching for an authentic Italian-styl...