It’s here! The 2017 Sprudgie Awards nominees have arrived, and we’re announcing this year’s noms right here on Episode 47 of the Coffee Sprudgecast. Honorees include categories like Best New Cafe, Notable Roaster, Best New Product, plus awards for podcasts, coffee writing, film and social media. Listen in now to the show and behold this year’s list of honored noms.

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On Monday, December 11th we’ll open voting for the 9th annual Sprudgie Awards, and update with a complete list of this year’s nominees. Voting opens at 8am. Until then, enjoy this week’s show and a HUGE congratulations to all of our 2017 nominees.

Did your favorite cafe or coffee pro get nominated this year? Tag ’em up online using the #Sprudgies hashtag, and campaign your friends to vote starting Monday. Watch this space for updates when the voting opens. We’ll announce this year’s honorees in early 2018. Thank you for being a part of the Sprudgies! Visit for a complete list of honorees dating back to 2009.

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