Novo's very own barista, Paul Johnson, from our Gilpin shop will be competing at The Big Western Barista Competition this weekend, October 8-11. Held by The Barista Guild of America and the Specialty Coffee Association of America, Big Western is one of three nationwide barista competitions. Paul will have a 15 minute performance where he will serve espresso, cappuccinos and a signature beverage to four judges. Paul will be using our Hachira coffee imported from Ninety Plus. If Paul makes it into the top six of the competition, he will have the chance to compete in the National Barista Championships with the hopes of going on to the worldwide championships.The event will be livestreamed here, and Paul competes at 3:15 p.m., Colorado time, on Thursday, October 8.Join us as we cheer on Paul!
We're thrilled that USA Today has highlighted Novo, alongside other well known roasters, in their recent article about the third wave movement of coffee in America. At Novo, we're always striving to bring you the best speciality coffee we can get our hands on, and, with our relationship with Ninety Plus, there's a lot of great new coffees coming your way.
Novo is on the hunt for a full time, logistically minded, coffee loving Delivery Driver/Account Manager at our Larimer Street headquarters. This position is responsible for delivering product and managing wholesale relationships along the Front Range.Key responsibilities: Weekly deliveries to restaurants, cafes and retail outlets. Spot training on multiple brewing methods including espresso, drip and pourover. Ensuring brewing and serving standards are met and equipment is properly maintained. Diagnosis of equipment service issues. Sales of new coffees and related products that add value to the customer.Job requirements: Clean driving record. Background in coffee. Quick and efficient work habits. Strategic thinker who takes ownership of their role and is always looking to improve. Strong interest and commitment to working with (and tasting!) some of the world's best coffees. Appreciation of the dynamics of a small and growing company with a great reputation within Colorado and throughout the country. Ability to lift up to 60 lbs on a regular basis. Team player who brings a positive attitude and passion to a dynamic work environment. Someone who is comfortable both following directions and taking the initiative to drive certain projects to completion.Hours: M-F approximately 40-45 hours per week, with occasional nights or weekends.Compensation: DOE, please include specific requirements in your inquiry.Interested candidates please send resume to email@example.com. Thanks!
Join us as we celebrate coming into existence on Friday May 9th! We will be serving free 10oz coffee's all day, $3 beer starting at 12pm, and we will have a drawing for a $50 gift certificate! Thank you all for your support in making this a wonderful journey and growing experience thus far. We look forward to serving you for many more years.
We have some news. Elizabeth, one of the biggest rockstars in Novo, is leaving us for Chicago. We will miss her charismatic personality and ability to take on any challenge she is presented with and nail it. Elizabeth has been a crucial cog in spinning this wheel that is Novo, and it will take a lot to find someone who can fill her shoes. All that being said, we are looking to fill the position of Office Manager/Bookkeeper at Novo. Details as follows: Job Title: Bookkeeper/Office Manager - Novo Coffee Description: We are seeking a full time bookkeeper/office manager at our Larimer street headquarters. M-F approximately 40 hours per week. Occasional weekends. Key Responsibilities: Customer relations (email, phone and in person), Invoicing, A/P, A/R, payroll, bank reconciliation, tax reporting, budgeting, monthly and quarterly P and L's, basic HR activities, and other general bookkeeping and office management duties. You also may be asked to assist in event planning, coffee production, giving tours, and setting up coffee cuppings, among other things. We have a small team that covers a lot of ground - you will be expected to cover a lot as well. Requirements: Highly skilled in QB and Microsoft Office (word and excel primarily). Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Detail oriented. Ability to thrive in a dynamic small business environment with minimal supervision. Problem solver. Strong interest in high quality coffee. Happy. Compensation: TBD, if you
Join us at Glenarm on Friday April 18th at 5pm for beer and competition! We will be pre-releasing Kurt Vonnegut's family beer (which was made with Anyetsu) with Wynkoop Brewery and competing in a Latte Art Competition! The competition is open to the first 20 people who sign up, so get there quick! It's a $10 buy in, winner takes all and Novo will be DOUBLING THE POT! No better way to spend a Friday night in our opinion...
Renegade Brewing CO is releasing bombers of their Sunday Morning beer which is made with Novo Coffee! We will be serving our Ulos Batak at the event which is happening on Thursday March 27 at 6pm in the Renegade Brewing Tap Room. Renegade will be offering special packages of the bomber paired with the coffee.
Join us on March 14th as we band together with Epic Brewing to present the Santa Cruz Brown Ale made with Novo Cascara! This event is occurring at 1600 Glenarm from 5-10PM and will be filled with much coffee, beer, food, and joy.
We like to taste coffee. We like to talk about coffee. We like to talk about tasting coffee! And we'd love it if you joined us. Every Friday at 3008 Larimer Street, we host educational coffee cuppings and tours of the roastery at noon.Each cupping is eight people or fewer, and includes a tasting and discussion on origin, brewing, and flavor profiles led by our head roaster, Erich. The tour and cupping session lasts about an hour and is $15. Best of all: it includes a free bag of freshly roasted coffee.Email firstname.lastname@example.org to sign up. We look forward to seeing you soon!
Join us for Final Friday! The last Friday of every month May-September, Novo will be throwing our doors open at 3008 Larimer and hosting musicians, artists, and guests. Wristbands are available for $5, and allow access to more than 50 performers over the course of several blocks and 30 venues in RiNo. Stop by anytime from 7-10:30p.m. on July 26th and read more here.