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Feb 21, 2018 (Chicago) — Roaster Tour + Hands-on Training


Uppers & Downers aims to educate brewers and fans on the diversity of flavors and aromas that craft coffee provides as an agricultural ingredient.

On Wednesday, February 21st, join us for two different coffee-focused events.

Hands-on Training with La Marzocco
Wednesday 2/21/2018
11:30a - 1:30p
Revival Food Hall (125 S Clark Street)
Free and open to the public

We'll be set up at Revival Food Hall during lunch to showcase La Marzocco's amazing machines and help to teach people how to pull a proper shot. Swing by and try your hand at making a perfect espresso with Counter Culture Coffee.

(While you're there, you could also grab some lunch from one of Revival's awesome vendors)

Uppers & Downers Roaster Tour with Oatly
Wednesday 2/21/2018
Begins at 2pm at Metric Coffee Roasters (2021 W Fulton St)
RSVP below (space is limited)

We'd love to have you join us on Wednesday afternoon for some quick tours and tastings at a few different coffee roasters. 

Tour schedule
2p - Metric (2021 W Fulton St)
2:30p - Passion House (2021 W Fulton St)
3p - walk to Intelligentsia
3:15p - Intelligentsia (1850 W Fulton St)
3:45p - walk/drive to Counter Culture Training Center (participants make their own way there)
4:10p - Counter Culture Coffee (177 North Ada, Unit 106)
5pm - End

RSVP for tour below; space is limited

More info coming soon. All details subject to change.


We're expanding this year's Chicago festival into a week of activities. Join us for more coffee + beer experiences at our partner locations.