Trevor Corlett wins the 2016 Eastern Conference United States Barista Competition Qualifiers.
Cole McBride of PublicUs in Las Vegas, Nevada has won the Western Conference opening round at the 2016 US Coffee Championships Qualifying Event.
2016 US Coffee Championship Qualifying Events in Kansas City.
The Roasters Guild of America Sensory Summit at The University of California, Davis.
2016 US Cup Tasters Championship in San Francisco, California.
We set the record straight.
A new espresso machine company launches in Seattle.
We Brought Two Full-Sized Bean Costumes To America’s Biggest Coffee Event. What Happened Next Will Shock You.
Coffee has a history longer than anything one can find in history books, and Yemen is a curious bridge between worlds that is often overlooked.
“I like coffee. It’s a relationship with Not-A-Person. Not that I don’t like people, but I don’t have a social job, and that suits me just fine.”
Designed by Tim Put for his brother, Canadian national champion barista Ben Put, this new tamper might solve some serious health issues.
At the 2015 SCAA Event, we tasked Sprudge contributor Emily McIntyre with a series of interviews, highlighting coffee professionals from across the United States making their own subtle marks on the nation’s coffee culture. This week, we’ll be bringing you a new interview every day, each one a snapshot of the men and women behind […]
Acme & Co. is on the forefront of global Kiwi coffee cool.
At the 2015 SCAA Event, we tasked Sprudge contributor Emily MacIntyre with a series of interviews, highlighting coffee professionals from across the United States making their own subtle marks on the nation’s coffee culture. This week, we’ll be bringing you a new interview every day, each one a snapshot of the men and women behind […]
Welcome to Weekend Sprudge Reader, an occasional foray into short fiction, memoir, and / or gonzo from the Sprudge global creative network. We hope you enjoy Weekend Sprudge Reader. The following is excerpted from “The ABCs of Coffee”, Mike Ferguson‘s forthcoming full-color children’s book, subtitled “A Guide to the Most Critical and Fundamental Issues Facing Specialty […]
If there’s one thing the annual Specialty Coffee Association of America Event brings out—besides days of stimulating panels and conversations, and a host of innovations revealed on the show floor—it’s the party animal in coffee people. Combine that with the pan-continental draw of the World Barista Championship and, well, heck—you’ve got yourself a party calendar […]