Andrew Timko

  • Blogs

    July 22, 2014

    Blueprint Coffee Collaborates with Local Photographer for Short Film

    Blueprint Coffee (6225 Delmar Boulevard; 314-266-6808) brews hand-made coffee every day in the Loop under the principle of "beauty in precision." St. Louis photographer Andrew Koh first worked with the collaborative brewers while taking an advertising course at Washington University. After doing som ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 5, 2013

    First Look: Blueprint Coffee in the Loop

    Blueprint Coffee (6225 Delmar Boulevard; 314-266-6808) finally opened on Labor Day after months of preparation. Partners Mike Marquard and Andrew Timko gave us a sneak peek last week, but we finally got a taste of what Blueprint's really about -- simple, tasty coffee. See also: Blueprint Coffee Loo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 27, 2013

    Blueprint Coffee Looks to Open Next Week in the Loop

    We have been waiting all summer for Blueprint Coffee (6225 Delmar Boulevard) to open, and it looks like the day is (almost) upon us. Gut Check went to check things out, and partner Mike Marquard gave us the scoop on the new setup and when he hopes to be open. See also: Mike Marquard Discusses Bluep ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 19, 2013

    Mike Marquard Discusses Blueprint Coffee, Opening This Summer in the Delmar Loop

    Three weeks ago Gut Check learned that Blueprint Coffee is planning to open at 6225 Delmar Boulevard, along the same block of the Delmar Loop where two other restaurants have already opened this year: Mission Taco Joint (6235 Delmar Boulevard; 314-932-5430) and Chubbies (6227 Delmar Boulevard; 314-7 ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 1, 2009

    Java Enabled Visits Kaldi's Barista Jam

    Crowds, kegs out back, live music and coffee -- lots of coffee. While it might sound like that college party you don't remember very well (the one that ended up at Uncle Bill's at 4:00 am), it was, in fact, Kaldi's Summer Barista Jam.Last Friday, Kaldi's Coffee Roasting Company hosted its third bar ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 24, 2009

    Java Enabled's Day at the Roasters

    "It smells sweet, like candy," my friend said as I extended my wrist to his nose. My skin had absorbed the caramel flavors that had been wafting around me all day like a welcome second-hand smoke. It was the smell of coffee roasting.It was a bad day to hang out near a coffee roaster -- much less two ... More >>