A Grade Podcast: Tilted Barn Brewery

A Grade Podcast: Tilted Barn Brewery

First Impressions Expectations are a fickle thing. Word of mouth, Google Reviews, and online images can all work together to paint a picture that may or may not be representative of a brewery’s true essence. And so what to expect when you’ve heard enough...
A Grade Podcast: Shearwater Coffee

A Grade Podcast: Shearwater Coffee

First Impressions Many small towns around America feature at least a coffee shop or two–but not all sport coffee bars that provide freshly roasted beans. Enter the coffee roaster: a unique setting where residents and tourists alike can enjoy some of the best...
A Grade Podcast: North Fork Roasting Co.

A Grade Podcast: North Fork Roasting Co.

First Impressions Coffee roasters come in all shapes and sizes. Some feature large, sleek architecture and aesthetics, while others prefer to promote a more humble, rural flavor. North Fork Roasting Co., by all accounts, fits in perfect within its village of Southold,...
A Grade Podcast: The Coffee Pedaler

A Grade Podcast: The Coffee Pedaler

First Impressions First impressions can be everything to those in search of a great local coffee spot. Most small towns feature at least one coffee roasters and or café. No surprise that The Coffee Pedaler in New Haven, Connecticut stood out to us as we were scrolling...