Our friends and partners at Verve Coffee Roasters, the plucky Santa Cruz roaster and 2012 Sprudgie Award winner, opened the doors of its first brick-and-mortar Los Angeles location today. The space is located on the ground floor of the Primrose Design Building at 833 S. Spring St., two blocks from the Ace Hotel, and is shared equally […]
As the heat rolls on in the Northern Hemisphere, so too does our annual summer compendium of the latest and greatest in new coffee spaces around the world, in a little feature series we like to call the Build-Outs of Summer. So far we’ve profiled a monster movie Airstream trailer in Minneapolis, a high-end donut […]
San Francisco’s coffee scene’s been in full-on explosion mode since the mid-2000s, bringing with it game-raising techniques and cafe design that have rippled across the entire nation. One might argue that the City by the Bay’s achieved fancy coffee saturation by now—but anyone who knows coffee knows there’s always room for one more. We’re excited to feature […]
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Pass the poi, Mahalo! Pete Licata, of Honolulu Coffee Roasters (formerly of PT’s coffee, coach of Heather Perry) has been declared the big kahuna at this year’s Western Regional Barista Competition. Who da kine say no baristas in Hawaii? We are certainly not dem. Congratulations, Pete, and here’s looking at your POG pass to this […]