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A Coffee Drinker’s Guide To Newcastle

A Coffee Drinker’s Guide To Newcastle

The vibrant city of Newcastle-upon-Tyne is known for its nightlife, its numerous bridges, its distinctive “Geordie” accent, and of course, brown ale. But if you prefer your beverages hot and caffeinated, you will not be disappointed with this northern city’s diverse and growing coffee culture. Whether you are just visiting…
Build-Outs Of Summer: Drip Coffee Makers In Brooklyn, NY

Build-Outs Of Summer: Drip Coffee Makers In Brooklyn, NY

We’re celebrating the thrill of the build all summer long. Big or small, we love ’em all. And they don’t get much smaller than today’s build-out, Drip Coffee Makers in Brooklyn, New York. In a city of fast paces, Nigel Price is offering denizens of the Big Apple a chance…
In Sri Lanka, Kopi Kade Brings Specialty Coffee To The Capital City

In Sri Lanka, Kopi Kade Brings Specialty Coffee To The Capital City

Stratford Avenue marks the end of Colombo. It separates Sri Lanka’s capital city from it’s suburbs to the southeast—up and down, the short stretch of road is dotted with small shops and hole-in-the-wall restaurants, and hums with faint chantings of a nearby Buddhist temple. Here is where Kopi Kade calls home.…
Build-Outs Of Summer: Barefoot Coffee Roasters In Solana Beach, CA

Build-Outs Of Summer: Barefoot Coffee Roasters In Solana Beach, CA

It doesn’t get much more summery than a beach in Southern California, so it stands to reason that it doesn’t get much more Build-Outs of Summery than a cafe being built less than a quarter mile from a beach in Southern California. And that’s exactly what Barefoot Coffee Roasters is…
Sprudge Vintage: A Summer Coffee Clothing And Design Pop-Up

Sprudge Vintage: A Summer Coffee Clothing And Design Pop-Up

The legacy of coffee is intertwined with design. Welcome to Sprudge Vintage, a summer pop-up of curated coffee vintage from the third wave and beyond, drawing on today’s worldwide movement of vintage gallery resale. Coffee design deserves the same treatment, the same reverence—the coolest pieces from coffee’s rich design history,…
Build-Outs Of Summer: Beachcomber Coffee Company In Gibsons, BC

Build-Outs Of Summer: Beachcomber Coffee Company In Gibsons, BC

Ask any coffee company and they’ll tell you: repeat business is the key to success. And at Sprudge—also a coffee company—we couldn’t agree more. That’s why we are always excited to have repeat customers to our Build-Outs of Summer series. Beachcomber Coffee in Gibsons, British Columbia is the latest company…
In Addis Ababa, YA Coffee Puts A Modern Spin On Traditional Brewing

In Addis Ababa, YA Coffee Puts A Modern Spin On Traditional Brewing

Ethiopia,­­ the birthplace of coffee, holds the additional distinction of being the only coffee-producing country in the world that consumes more than half of what it grows. Despite this, in the cosmopolitan capital of Addis Ababa, locals and tourists alike in search of a quality cup are often forced to…
Build-Outs Of Summer: Compelling Coffee In Los Angeles, CA

Build-Outs Of Summer: Compelling Coffee In Los Angeles, CA

There are many paths to becoming a roaster/cafe. Some begin with the cafe, serving coffee from another roaster or roasters before deciding to make the ultimate plunge into the yet-unexplored world of roasting. Others being life as a roaster, creating profiles in a small roasting space (sometimes even a garage)…
The Sprudge Coffee Guide To Vitória, Brazil

The Sprudge Coffee Guide To Vitória, Brazil

When visiting Brazil, tourists may never hear about Vitória, the island where you’ll find the capital Espírito Santo. It boasts Brazil’s largest urban mangrove, which together with the water, vegetation, and local fauna makes for a unique ecosystem: a boat ride around the island is a perfect way to see…
Coffee Design: Broadcast Coffee In Seattle, Washington

Coffee Design: Broadcast Coffee In Seattle, Washington

This week we take a look at Broadcast Coffee Roasters that just debuted a brand refresh after 11 years of business in Seattle, Washington. Inspired by the fashion world, beer world, and Handsome Coffee Roasters, Broadcast Coffee’s new line of packaging is striking and sleek. We talked to Sales and…