Build-Outs Of Summer: Virgin Islands Coffee Roasters In St. Thomas, USVI

Build-Outs Of Summer: Virgin Islands Coffee Roasters In St. Thomas, USVI

Build-Outs Of Summer: Virgin Islands Coffee Roasters In St. Thomas, USVI

Out in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean there is an island paradise by the name of St. Thomas. The US Virgin Island is but a short three-hour plane ride from Miami, but sadly it is equidistant from a good cup of coffee. Or at least it was, until Virgin…
Applications For The 2020 Glitter Cat Barista Bootcamp Are Now Open

Applications For The 2020 Glitter Cat Barista Bootcamp Are Now Open

One of the largest takeaways from the 2019 US Coffee Championship season was the breakout success of Glitter Cat. The barista bootcamp created by two-time US Barista Championship finalist T. Ben Fischer that focuses on providing training and resources to under-represented groups in coffee competition placed two competitors into the…
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…
Olympia Coffee Announces New Seattle Flagship Cafe

Olympia Coffee Announces New Seattle Flagship Cafe

A little over a year after the opening of their Tacoma cafe, Olympia Coffee is breaking ground on a brand new Seattle location. In a Sprudge exclusive, co-owners Oliver Stormshak and Sam Schroeder have announced the 1,750-square-foot cafe in the Columbia City neighborhood that will serve as their Seattle flagship.…
Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee Returns With A New Sponsor

Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee Returns With A New Sponsor

Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee, the show were Jerry Seinfeld—a comedian—gets in a car with a fellow comedian to shoot the shit over coffee, is returning for a brand new run of episodes. Now in its 11th season, though only its second on Netflix, the show will rely on a…
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.…
Coffee People Zine Heads To Portland For A Weekend Of Parties

Coffee People Zine Heads To Portland For A Weekend Of Parties

After five successful issues and as many parties harkening their publications, the Coffee People Zine is hitting the road. To celebrate the sixth issue, founder Kat Melheim is packing her bags and heading to Portland for a slew of parties plural between July 25th and 27th. Enlisting the help of…
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…