Fruit Bombs & Fermentation Cycle Two: Ashvegas, Baby

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Sprudge.com co-founder Zachary Carlsen is embedded all week long on the Counter Culture Coffee Fruit Bombs & Fermentation road show. Over the next few days he'll be in Atlanta and Chicago, but today we join him in Asheville, North Carolina. It's a four hour drive to Asheville from Counter Culture headquarters in Durham, North Carolina. The … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE: Kent Bakke Looking At Things

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A few weeks back, Sprudge.com had the most exquisite and distinct pleasure of traveling with Scott Guglielmino, Kent Bakke, and Mike Del Gado of La Marzocco USA while traveling with the Counter Culture Coffee crew and their Works In Progress: Fermentation and Fruit Bombs East Coast Tour. We had a lot of fun, for reals, and you can relive all of our … [Read more...]

Fermentation & Fruit Bombs: Durham? I Hardly Knew Him!

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Sprudge.com co-founder Zachary Carlsen survived (barely) a week spent embedded in the Counter Culture Coffee Fermentation & Fruit Bombs mobile road show. Coverage from Philly here, Boston here, and DC here. Realness. The autumn DC sun was blazing. It was hot as biscuits. With one swift jerk of the automatic stick shift, our Dodge Cortados … [Read more...]

Fermentation & Fruit Bombs: Washington, DC

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Sprudge.com co-founder Zachary Carlsen has been embedded all week long in Counter Culture Coffee’s Fermentation & Fruit Bombs road show. Read our coverage from Boston here and here, and our coverage from Philly here. It takes around three hours to travel between Philadelphia and DC. It's takes around four to five hours if you stop for … [Read more...]

Fermentation & Fruit Bombs Road Show: Philly Putty

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Sprudge.com co-founder Zachary Carlsen is embedded all week long in the traveling caravan that *is* Counter Culture Coffee’s Fermentation & Fruit Bombs road show. Read our coverage from Boston here and here. Barreling south from Boston, bound for Philly, the Fermentation & Fruit Bombs road show trekked through stormy weather and … [Read more...]

Fermentation & Fruit Bombs: Boston Market Boogaloo

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Sprudge.com co-founder Zachary Carlsen is embedded all week long in the traveling caravan that *is* Counter Culture Coffee’s Fermentation & Fruit Bombs road show. The Counter Culture Coffee Boston Training center opened its doors for the first stop of the four-city Fermentation & Fruit Bombs tour. We cupped, we slurped, we made friends … [Read more...]

Fermentation & Fruit Bombs: Boston Paradise

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Sprudge.com co-founder Zachary Carlsen is live and in full effect all week long, reporting to you from the traveling caravan that *is* Counter Culture Coffee's Fermentation & Fruit Bombs road show. Bean Town. The Big Dig. Mighty mighty Boston. Here we are, and here I am, stuffed full of bagels and coffee from my first Boston cafe visit, to … [Read more...]