Issue 10: Turntables, mysteries, and coffee
Ending 2017 on a good note was a goal of ours, and we've done just that by publishing the 10th issue of Standart! Take a look at the diverse articles connecting people from all over the globe in our latest issue.
Inside Chapter: Coffee
"Aside from it’s unique ‘ flavour sensation’ gesha is remarkable because no one knows where it really came from. It’s the mystery of the coffee world."
We cover the criticism Brazilian coffee faces, examine Colombia's past, and investigate the mysterious origins of gesha.
Inside Chapter: People
"Good coffee isn’t going to rescue a mediocre operation."
David Donde, founder of Truth Coffee Roasters shares this and other philosophies in Meet Your Barista. We conclude the chapter by discussing activism and defining between direct and performative methods.
Inside Chapter: World
Coffee pairs well with so many things and music is one of them. In Meet Your Guest we interview Cheryl Waters, DJ for KEXP Seattle. From the American west coast, we take you to Tokyo where we share some of the best coffee this amazing city has to offer.
You’re in good company
Awarded 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2021 Best Coffee Magazine at The Sprudgie Awards, Standart is a well-curated, quarterly print publication that explores the beauty and diversity of coffee culture.
We started with a simple goal in mind: to celebrate the culture of specialty coffee through a marriage of great writing and beautiful design.