Reunion Island Coffee Roasters in Toronto, Ontario.
The 2016 London Coffee Festival April 7 – 10.
Rubies and Diamonds in Los Angeles, California.
Ben Rahim Specialty Coffee in Berlin’s Mitte neighborhood.
An interview with Bert van Wassenhove of Caffenation in Amsterdam.
Cafellini in Montreal, Quebec.
Onyx Coffee Lab in Bentonville, Arkansas.
SubAlpine Coffee in Keene Valley, New York.
Paramount Coffee Project in Los Angeles.
This weekend, the senior editors of Sprudge tasked Charlie Burt of Kansas City to check out as many SCAA 2015 espresso machines as possible and document these sweet-as machines. From product launches to stunning customs to reimagined classics, this is a whiz-bang hot-rod look at the dopest, illest, and frankly sickest espresso machines of the […]
“It’s a difficult machine to describe to you because it’s so simple,” World Barista Champion Gwilym Davies told us this morning at the Nuova Simonelli booth at the SCAA Event in Seattle. He’s talking about the Victoria Arduino Black Eagle VA 388 (official machine of the World Barista Championship) with built-in scales floating above the […]
The night of January 30th saw Sarutahiko Coffee open the doors to Atelier Sengawa, its new roastery cafe: a spacious, two-story affair located in the cozy neighborhood of Sengawa, the plans for which we first told you about back in December. The opening party was a warm gathering of friends and customers sharing coffee and celebrating new […]
Breaking today is the news that World Coffee Events (WCE), producers of the World Barista Championship and other international coffee events, have announced what equipment will be used on-stage at the 2015-2017 WBCs. Nuova Simonelli and Mahlkönig return as equipment sponsors with the Victoria Arduino Black Eagle espresso machine and the K30 Vario Air, K30 Twin, […]
Sprudge.com can now report that Cosimo Libardo, president of the Specialty Coffee Association of Europe and longtime Director of Sales & Marketing at Nuova Simonelli, has accepted a new position as Managing Director for Toby’s Estate Coffee, a multinational coffee roaster, importer and farming operation based in Sydney, Australia. Mr. Libardo’s transition brings with it plans for […]
Well kiss my grits. Look at this eye-popping custom Victoria Arduino (née Nuova Simonelli) Black Eagle Espresso Machine. It’s shipping out from Espresso Parts in Olympia, Washington with a fresh red powder coat and walnut accented everything. It’s going home to Whole Foods in Alpharetta, Georgia. That’s right, Alpharetta. This machine is going to put Alpharetta on the […]
Oh hey, look at that! Official Espresso Machine Sponsor Nuova Simonelli has surprised many with the choice to place their brand new Victoria Arduino Black Eagle espresso machines on the barista stations at the 2015 Big Western Regional Barista Competition. Surprise, baristas! We approached Nuova Simonelli’s Gianni Cassatini about the switch from Aurealia T3s to Black […]