Category Archives: Culture

The Koi & The Dragon: Artist Shinsuke Higuchi at Cafe Buunni

On view March 3 — March 31 Cafe Buunni is honored to host local customer Shinsuke Higuchi’s beautiful, magnetic art inspired by koi and waterfalls, this month. Here’s an inside look at the artist and his series:     “I begin my paintings with a specific subject in mind reflecting my concerns with environmental, social, […]

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Coffee & Tea Festival (Sophomore Year)

By Samantha Turk Well, there came and went another Coffee & Tea Festival for Buunni Coffee. All the prepping and scheduling and packing and unloading and reloading, and it’s all over in just two days! It was Buunni’s second year at the festival, which is housed in the 69th Regiment Armory, a historic early-twentieth-century building. […]

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How Do You Brew? A new blog series featuring…You!

  By Samantha Turk   Last week we sat down with Kori, one of Buunni’s first and most frequent customers.  We found out how she got to the Heights all the way from Chicago, how Italians treat their coffee, and why for Kori, Buunni is more than just a coffee shop.  Check out our interview […]

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Ups and Downs

2013 didn’t start off with a bang. In fact, January was our slowest month, both for BuunniCoffee.com and Cafe Buunni.  As we started talking to others, we realized that almost all retailers (of anything) and most service providers too, were in a similar boat.  Turns out, the height of winter is not when most people buy […]

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Coffee – Ethiopian Style

by Bo Campot, Buunni Associate   As we look forward to opening Cafe Buunni, we have been thinking about the relationship between coffee and community.  In Ethiopia, the two come together in the coffee ceremony. The Ethiopian coffee ceremony is a time for friends and family to come together to share stories and news.  Social life […]

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