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6 Coffee Sneakers On StockX We Need Right Now

6 Coffee Sneakers On StockX We Need Right Now

Sneakers and coffee are a match made in heaven (so long as you’re careful about the spills). And the two worlds have never been closer together: from sneaker-themed cafes (like Portland’s Deadstock Coffee), to sneaker brands opening incredible coffee bars (like Atmos in Tokyo or Sneaker Laundry in Glasgow), to the…
Kazuhiro Nagasawa: The Sprudge Twenty Interview

Kazuhiro Nagasawa: The Sprudge Twenty Interview

Kazuhiro Nagasawa (Photo courtesy Kazuhiro Nagasawa) Welcome to the Sprudge Twenty interviews presented by Pacific Barista Series! Read more about the Sprudge Twenty and see all of our interviews here. Nominated by Mami Sakamoto Kazuhiro Nagasawa is an entrepreneur and coffee professional based in Morioka City, some 300 miles from the…
Barista Bards: A Dungeons & Dragons League For The Indianapolis Coffee Community

Barista Bards: A Dungeons & Dragons League For The Indianapolis Coffee Community

Dusk settles onto the city and the light starts to fade. Several baristas slip one by one past a “Closed” sign and into Commissary Barber and Barista, arranging themselves at a corner table. Soon the surface of the table is littered with books, pens, paper, coffee cups, and dice. “Everybody…
Will Frith: The Sprudge Twenty Interview

Will Frith: The Sprudge Twenty Interview

Will Frith (Photo by Huynh Nguyen Tan Phat) Welcome to the Sprudge Twenty interviews presented by Pacific Barista Series! Read more about the Sprudge Twenty and see all of our interviews here. Nominated by Elizabeth Chai Will Frith is a career coffee professional working to “change the way the world…
Coffee Sprudgecast Episode 74: Live From The World Brewers Cup Stage

Coffee Sprudgecast Episode 74: Live From The World Brewers Cup Stage

Mohammad Fakhri’s kettle. (Photo by Elizabeth Chai) We’re back with a new episode of the Coffee Sprudgecast podcast! Sprudge Live Multimedia Director Elizabeth Chai, who—in addition to helming our must-follow Instagram coverage of the event—taped a series of original interviews for this week’s episode of the podcast with World Brewers Cup…
Felix Felix: The Sprudge Twenty Interview

Felix Felix: The Sprudge Twenty Interview

Felix Felix (Photo by Chach Hernandez) Welcome to The Sprudge Twenty Interviews presented by Pacific Barista Series. Over the next few weeks, we’ll be featuring our 2019 featured class of Sprudge Twenty honorees, each one changing the coffee game worldwide. For a complete list of 2019 Sprudge Twenty honorees please…
Sam Keck: The Sprudge Twenty Interview

Sam Keck: The Sprudge Twenty Interview

Sam Keck (Photo by 3000 Thieves) Welcome to The Sprudge Twenty Interviews presented by Pacific Barista Series. Over the next few weeks, we’ll be featuring our 2019 featured class of Sprudge Twenty honorees, each one changing the coffee game worldwide. For a complete list of 2019 Sprudge Twenty honorees please…
If You Love Coffee, You’ll Love These Award Winning Products

If You Love Coffee, You’ll Love These Award Winning Products

Crowds clamor at the Slayer Pop-Up at the 2019 Boston SCA Expo. (Photo courtesy Slayer) The Specialty Coffee Association‘s annual Expo is one of the largest coffee tradeshows in the world. With seven Sprudge folks on the floor, we covered a sampling of fine pop-ups, tech drops, and show floor…