- Written by Colin Newell
As one of Canada's original resources for lovers of the caffeinated bean, we have offered no strings attached free advice on the subject of coffee since 1995. That makes us pretty old in internet time!
CoffeeCrew.com is a library of coffee equipment reviews, opinions, and best practice techniques for getting the best of your brew.
Photo right and below -Great coffee has come to Esquimalt! ERC - Fraser Street and Esquimalt Road.
Regardless of whether you are an espresso hound, or love your daily double-double, cappuccino, latte or flate white, there is something here for anyone wanting to up their game.
For a glimpse into Victoria's stellar cafe scene, take a gander over to this list - now almost 25 years in print online!
CoffeeCrew.com has been the go-to website for media enquiries, talking heads on the subject of coffee culture and trends or a good friendly newspaper story on the medical wonders of black coffee. We are here for all of you.
Since the beginning, the CoffeeCrew.com team has been featured in hundreds of newspaper articles, radio and TV appearances and so on. We even did a writing research project for an obscure TV show called "CSI Las Vegas" (Season-3) titled "Last Laugh!" - an episode of TV drama about Kopi Luwak coffee and murder!
We average of 1 - 3 million unique visitors per year or 1 to 3 thousand unique daily visitors to this web experience. We are still one of the internets more popular go to sites for friendly and unbiased coffee information.
We discuss brewing methods and best practices, equipment reviews, consumer reports and more! All of our reviews are in-house, unbiased, with no paid product placement or junk content.
You've got questions? We have straight answers. Send us an e-mail - Replies generally within 24 hours.
Since the mid-90's we have proudly served useful information to the coffee lovers of the World and make it our quest to stay current and fresh!
We have happily been one of Canada's most beloved authorities on the subject of coffee culture in the home and office.
Your editor, Colin Newell, has been drinking coffee since 1975 and talking about the subject of coffee since the mid-1980's. We try to review new products as often as possible. If you see something that would benefit from a review from 'the crew' send us an e-mail.
We are based in Victoria B.C. Canada and one of our most popular articles, The Guide to Victoria Cafes, is frequently being revised every few weeks. The Victoria area coffee scene is that dynamic! Watch for us.
Talk to Canada's most friendly coffee guy!
The Coffeecrew team have been on the CBC radio network coast to coast, CTV NewsWorld Express, CBS, CNN, CSPAN, The Oprah Network, WTN and virtually every large metropolitan newspaper talking on the subject of cafe culture and trends in specialty coffee.
If you need a knowledgeable person to talk on the subject of trends in coffee culture in North America and the World, we might be for you.
We do lots of interviews; radio, TV, newspapers, public appearances - call or e-mail us if you need us!
Here are some on-air samples of us shooting our mouth off!
CFRB 1010 Toronto interview - Interview One
CKNW 980 Vancouver Interview - Interview Two
CJAD 800 NewsTalk Montreal - Interview Three