Devoción Coffee To Open First Of Its Kind Cascara Bar In New York City

Devoción Coffee To Open First Of Its Kind Cascara Bar In New York City

Devoción Coffee To Open First Of Its Kind Cascara Bar In New York City

Cascara has been having quite a moment over the past few years. Originally, the fruit and skin of the coffee seed was by and large seen as a byproduct of the coffee-producing process, one that at best made it to compost to feed the trees from which they came. Then…
Stumptown Coffee Debuts A New Short Film And A Fresh, New Bag Design

Stumptown Coffee Debuts A New Short Film And A Fresh, New Bag Design

Stumptown Coffee Roasters out of Portland, Oregon launches its second film in collaboration with Los Angeles-based film company Farm League this month. The film, Wax & Gold, is a 20-minute short, directed by Britton Caillouette, and filmed in Ethiopia featuring the music of jazz artist Mulatu Astatke. The film is…
“Molecular” Coffee Just Got $2.6M In Funding From Impossible Burger Investors

“Molecular” Coffee Just Got $2.6M In Funding From Impossible Burger Investors

Earlier this year, we reported on the existence of Atomo Coffee, a “molecular” coffee that has, inexplicably, no coffee in it. Back in the halcyon days that were February, before Atomo’s Kickstarter had lapped its $10,000 Kickstarter goal a few times over, the only worry you had about “where’s the…
Chicago: Crush The Rush Is Coming Your Way Friday

Chicago: Crush The Rush Is Coming Your Way Friday

Like the Guitar Hero version of Tom Sawyer set to Expert level, this Rush demands to be Crushed. Or since this is Chicago, maybe it needs to be Shellac’ed. Either way, the La Marzocco team competition is coming to the Second City tomorrow, August 23rd, and there’s still time to…
Build-Outs Of Summer: Arsaga’s Coffee Roasters In Fayetteville, AR

Build-Outs Of Summer: Arsaga’s Coffee Roasters In Fayetteville, AR

Not to get all Guy Fieri on y’all, but we here at Sprudge love diner coffee, dive coffee, and of course, drive-in coffee. Or drive-thru coffee, as it stands in this case. And that’s exactly what Fayetteville, Arkansas’s Arsaga’s Coffee Roasters is delivery up. After nearly 30 years in business,…
Coffee Makes You Smarterish

Coffee Makes You Smarterish

Do you drink coffee because you are a smart (and also very attractive and funny and an all-around catch) or are you smart because you drink coffee? It’s a real chicken-and-the-egg situation we’ve got going on here, and new research has only further complicated the issue. According to Inc, studies…
There’s A Decaf-Only Micro-Roaster Boom Happening Right Now

There’s A Decaf-Only Micro-Roaster Boom Happening Right Now

Are you a mod or a rocker? Eat lunch with the jocks or the burnouts? Team Edward or Team Jacob? Rest assured, one milieu in this modern era no longer demands that you choose socio-culturally defining sides: coffee. That is, whether you drink it with or without caffeine. You see,…
“Molecular” Coffee Just Got A $2.6M Investment From The Impossible Burger

“Molecular” Coffee Just Got A $2.6M Investment From The Impossible Burger

Earlier this year, we reported on the existence of Atomo Coffee, a “molecular” coffee that has, inexplicably, no coffee in it. Back in the halcyon days that were February, before Atomo’s Kickstarter had lapped its $10,000 Kickstarter goal a few times over, the only worry you had about “where’s the…
Build-Outs Of Summer: Lucky’s Coffee Roasters In Upland, CA

Build-Outs Of Summer: Lucky’s Coffee Roasters In Upland, CA

The thrill of the builds keeps on all summer long, and we are in the 100+° heat of it now. Today we are checking in on Lucky’s Coffee Roasters, a brand new outfit in Upland, California. The brainchild of Tyler Smith, who has previously spent time in marketing and e-commerce…
With Starbucks Imminent, The Mormon Church Gives Tips On How To Avoid Coffee

With Starbucks Imminent, The Mormon Church Gives Tips On How To Avoid Coffee

Space may be the depths for which the phrase was coined, but for the coffee world, a cafe space at Brigham Young University may be the actual final frontier. The Provo, Utah private college is owned by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints—also known as the Mormon…