Category Archives: Espresso

Holiday gift ideas for the coffee lover!

Written on December 7, 2010 at 9:51 am, by

Happy Holidays from Fratello Coffee Roasters! We love enjoying great coffee all year round here at Fratello, and hope you do to. At Christmas time why not pay special attention to the coffee lover on your list (that is usually most people on the list) and treat them to some great gift ideas from Fratello.

Why do we use Slayer Espresso Machines?

Written on December 4, 2009 at 3:20 pm, by

This should answer your question…… Slayer makes it easy to pull perfect shots of espresso.  See more pictures

National Canadian Barista Competition

Written on October 9, 2009 at 12:25 pm, by

On October 14th, Fratello’s Joel May will be competiting again in the National Canadian Barista Competition.   Last year Joel finished 3rd overall in Canada, so this year we are all cheering for him to become #1. This is a very challenging competition that takes a lot of work and constant practice.  Joel will be competingMore

2009 Prairie Regional Barista Competition

Written on September 8, 2009 at 11:29 am, by

Barista Competition, PRBC, Competition, 2009, Fratello, Coffee, Barista, Prairies

Fratello Coffee tests the new Slayer Espresso Machine!

Written on February 14, 2009 at 12:58 pm, by

Slayer Espresso Machine @ Fratello – teaser from Chris Prefontaine on Vimeo.

Some Impressions on the Canadian National Barista Competition

Written on October 31, 2008 at 11:53 am, by

It’s taken me a while to get this entry put together.  But here are some thoughts from competing in the Canadian National Barista Competition held in Montreal this year. I need to begin by thanking the team that I had behind me, from the brothers working with me to create the blend, to Mike ourMore