Birmingham: Help Adam JacksonBey By Throwing Down At Seeds Coffee

Birmingham: Help Adam JacksonBey By Throwing Down At Seeds Coffee

Birmingham: Help Adam JacksonBey By Throwing Down At Seeds Coffee

Adam JacksonBey is a working coffee professional in Washington, DC, a seasoned competition veteran, a former member of the Barista Guild of America Executive Council, and the official president of #coffeetwitter (as well as its sproet laureate). JacksonBey is also the recent victim of a cyber attack that cloned his…
World Barista Champion Coach Federico Bolanos: The Sprudge Interview

World Barista Champion Coach Federico Bolanos: The Sprudge Interview

Contrary to how it may appear, barista competitions are a team sport. While the competitor is the only person to take the stage for that fateful 15 minutes, they do so representing not just themselves but often a group of people that helped shape their run; baristas are, in short,…
Build-Outs Of Summer: Hopscotch Coffee & Records In Winchester, VA

Build-Outs Of Summer: Hopscotch Coffee & Records In Winchester, VA

The Build-Outs of Summer rolls on, quite literally in this case, with the brand new outpost for Hopscotch Coffee & Records in Winchester, Virginia. With an already established brick-and-mortar cafe and record store, Hopscotch has decided to go on tour with their brand new mobile espresso bar inside a 1972…
Build-Outs of Summer: Southdown Coffee In Glen Cove, NY

Build-Outs of Summer: Southdown Coffee In Glen Cove, NY

The crashing summer waves, the waving evening breeze, the softly breaking dawn, they whisper. Can you hear it? It’s the thrill of the build! The 2019 Build-Outs of Summer season is back, and we’re kicking things off the way any sensible city dweller might: by heading to Long Island. Glen…
Citing A Toxic Work Environment, Baristas Walk Out At Seattle’s Slate Coffee

Citing A Toxic Work Environment, Baristas Walk Out At Seattle’s Slate Coffee

CW: This story contains depictions and outlinks to graphic descriptions of offensive language. Disclaimer: This story contains both direct statements and outlinks to first-person accounting of past events. Sprudge Media Network cannot independently verify the accuracy of this growing volume of claims. In the early morning hours of Saturday, June…
Amman, Jordan: The Sprudge Coffee Guide

Amman, Jordan: The Sprudge Coffee Guide

Amman, Jordan’s capital and largest city, has gone by many names—‘Ain Ghazal in 7200 BCE, Ammon during the Ammonite Kingdom, and Philadelphia under the Roman Empire. Despite its long history, at the end of the 20th century the city consisted primarily of a small community of Circassian immigrants. However, after…
Conseils de mariage d’hiver pour la saison 2019/20

Conseils de mariage d’hiver pour la saison 2019/20

Si vous vous mariez cet hiver ou si vous envisagez de vous marier en hiver, il est fort probable que vous envisagiez d'organiser des mariages cet hiver pour vous aider à planifier votre grand jour. Donc, pour vous aider, nous avons interrogé plus de 230 couples qui se marient cet…
Get Hired And Wired At The World’s First Coffee Job Fair

Get Hired And Wired At The World’s First Coffee Job Fair

Now that the reboot of Tales of The City on Netflix has put the Bay Area back on the map we’re sure that folks across the country (and around the world) are clamoring to take a bite of that Golden Apple. Like Mary Ann Singleton in the go-go 70s, maybe…