Phoenix, Arizona’s Press Coffee Roasters has formally moved its roasting operation into a large new two-story manufacturing facility that additionally contains the corporate’s eighth coffee store.
The 5,600-square-foot constructing, close to N 32nd St and E Shea Blvd Northeast Phoenix, homes Press Coffee’s Probat P12 together with two Probat P25 roasters, vastly increasing capability for the corporate, whose head roaster, Will Andrews, presently oversees about 225,000-250,000 kilos roasted yearly.
Press Coffee can also be holding onto its earlier manufacturing facility, which has been transformed into a chilly brew manufacturing unit. The growth on that entrance permits for Press to supply extra kegged coffees on the market to shops and wholesale accounts, whereas supporting its lately launched RTD canned retail chilly brew product line.
The corporate’s rising chilly brew concern additionally provides to the delights awaiting clients within the three,000-square-foot new retail cafe, the place the sights and smells of roasting in motion may be taken in whereas sipping such zany concoctions because the chilly brew shaker, made with peanut butter whiskey.
“Peanut butter whiskey is made by Skrewball, and [it] is a peanut butter infused whiskey that tastes like a peanut butter cup,” Press Coffee Roasters Director of Advertising and marketing Adriana Vizcaino advised Each day Coffee Information, including that the shaker recipe was created by by Press District Supervisor Andrew Robertson. “It’s superb by itself, however takes our shakers to a completely new stage of deliciousness. We wish to embrace draft cocktails that includes rotating seasonal substances, in addition to some lighter, fruity choices to beat the Phoenix warmth.”
Drinks are being ready behind the brand new bar with a wide range of Mahlkönig-made grinders and a three-group Synesso MVP Hydra espresso machine. A Curtis Corinth scorching water fountain will facilitate handbook pourovers and tea, whereas a Curtis G4 machine handles bigger batches of brew.
The cafe itself boasts a contemporary industrial inside, with a manufacturing notably on full show. The brand new flagship additionally gives area for personal occasions and conferences, in addition to Press Coffee’s “Coffee 101” public coffee instructional choices.
“We expect Building Zone, one of many prime builders in Arizona, hit it out of the park,” Vizcaino stated of the inside design. “By pulling the curtain again on manufacturing, we hope to share much more of our ardour for making nice coffee with our friends.”
For 3 days upon its opening earlier this month, Press provided cups of drip coffee for $1, donating the money to the Phoenix Youngsters’s Hospital as a part of the corporate’s year-old Press on Charities program, which Vizcaino stated shall be a rising focus for the corporate going ahead.
Mentioned Vizcaino, “Each our possession and workers are excited to proceed this path.”
The brand new Press Coffee Roasters flagship roastery and coffee store is situated at 10443 N 32nd St. in Phoenix.
Howard Bryman is the affiliate editor of Each day Coffee Information by Roast Journal. He’s based mostly in Portland, Oregon.