BREAKING: WBC 2014, 2016 Cities Announced


Breaking earlier today via Cosimo Libardo on Twitter, our partners at World Coffee Events have determined host locations for the 2014 and 2016 World Barista Championship. The 2014 WBC event will be held in Rimini, Italy, just north along the Adriatic coastline from Nuova Simonelli's headquarters in Marche. Rimini has loads of beaches, beautiful … [Read more...]

The Coldest Brew: Tonx Coffee Aeropressed In Antarctica

Brrr-rew! (Forbes)

Antarctica is no stranger to caffeine obsessed adventurists. During the icy continent's hottest days of exploration, all three of the great Terra Nova explorers - Amundsen, Scott, and yes, even Ernest Shackleton, who's mostly remembered for miraculously not dying - brought tins of pre-ground coffee with them to bottom of the earth. Flash forward to … [Read more...]

This Week On Sprudge News Catch Up: Juicy & Balanced


There are so many coffee news stories, and between the daily grind and those wild party nights, who can stand to read them all? Thankfully, is contractually obligated to keep you up-to-date with all of the news of the day, even the stories that might have initially fallen off our editorial radar. Let's catch up on all we've been … [Read more...]