The Inaugural Sprudge Twenty Class Of 2019

The Inaugural Sprudge Twenty Class Of 2019

The Inaugural Sprudge Twenty Class Of 2019

Hello! Welcome to the official announcement of The Sprudge Twenty, presented by Sprudge and Pacific Barista Series. This is a new program for us here at Sprudge, happening today for the very first time. What you’re reading will become an annual tradition honoring and amplifying leaders in the global coffee…
The 2019 World Coffee Championships Live On SprudgeLive

The 2019 World Coffee Championships Live On SprudgeLive

It’s here! The 2019 World Barista and World Brewers Cup Championships are happening all weekend long in Boston, and Sprudge is there in full ESPN mode, covering every moment of the tournament live across an omnimedia coverage portal we lovingly refer to as Sprudge Live. These tournaments are huge, with…
In Amsterdam, The Latest From Friedhats Coffee Is A Big FUKU

In Amsterdam, The Latest From Friedhats Coffee Is A Big FUKU

It’s true that 2018 WBC second runner-up Lex Wenneker and his business partner Dylan Sedgwick named their new cafe—FUKU—after the Japanese term for “good fortune.” If you speak with them, Wenneker, a three-time Dutch barista champion, will tell you how as a visitor to Japan he was impressed by all the…

The Coffeehouse Resistance: A Story Love, Coffee, And The American Dream

I love coffee books. How to brew it, how to pour it real pretty, everything someone knows about it, new rules for it: if words are committed to paper about coffee, I’m into it. It should come as no shock then that Sarina Prabasi’s new book The Coffeehouse Resistance: Brewing…