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Blue Bottle LA su Twitter: "It’s our inaugural Tuesday public tasting and cupping today at 3pm. Come by and taste 7 new coffees with @brainofcharlie and the team. Free!"

Now Open: Stumptown Coffee Roasters in Downtown

The roaster at Stumptown Coffee Roasters<p>T. Nguyen<p>From the looks of it, they largely succeeded. There's lots of natural wood, plenty of natural light, …

Why Is Starbucks So Expensive in China?

And why do people go there anyway? The culture and economics of drinking lattes in China<p>In fairness, per capita income is a crude way to measure the buying power of Starbucks' actual customer base: The majority of its stores are located in China's large, coastal cities, where most people earn a lot …

Milk and Sugar, Please!

Pumpkin Spice Latte, the Drink That Almost Wasn’t

<i>By Lisa Fleisher</i><p>Starbucks’ Pumpkin Spice Latte, the drink that heralds the arrival of fall for its many fans, almost never happened.<p>Ten years ago, when Starbucks’ espresso wizards were brewing up new seasonal drink ideas for fall, they came up with a list of 20 finalists and market tested them. The …

How 3 Specialty Coffee Roasters Got Their Start

We all know there's something beyond getting coffee to taste a particular way than just how it's grown, or how we brew it. The way a roaster approaches the practice of roasting—their own unique combination of graphs and data points, training and experimentation, computers and science, feel, smell, …

Build-Outs Of Summer: Bar Nine Collective, A New Roaster In LA’s Culver City

Back in July, we suggested – cautiously, so as to not irk anyone – that one ” could argue that Los Angeles is <b>the most exciting specialty coffee city</b> …

How the Coffee Cup Sleeve Was Invented

Housed in the same building as Vincent van Gogh’s “The Starry Night” and Andy Warhol’s “Campbell’s Soup Cans” is a simple paper coffee cup sleeve. It …

World’s First Look Inside Stumptown LA

You’ve seen it teased by Eater LA, Zagat, LA Times, and The Daily Meal, but Sprudge.com is first in the world to bring you exclusive photos and …

How to Make Perfect Coffee

The science of what makes coffee great<p><i>Coffee has become recognized as a human necessity. It is no longer a luxury or an indulgence; it is a corollary of human energy and human efficiency.</i><p><i>-</i> William H. Ukers, <i>All About Coffee</i> (1922)<p>It was November 23, 2010. We were in Surf City, North Carolina, …

Coffee, palate cleanser, astronaut @ggetla

Baristas on the Front Lines of Fight for Fair Service Wages

A new report from Canadian business news source Maclean’s says baristas and other beverage industry specialists may be leaders in a fight for fair …

Discouraging Coffee Drinkers from Lingering Will Drive Them to Starbucks

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>The war between coffee shop squatters and coffee shop owners has been brewing (if you will) for two …

Verve Coffee Roasters Opening Cafe and Roastery in L.A.

Because we can <i>always</i> use more places for coffee: In 10 months or so, popular Santa Cruz coffee roaster Verve Coffee Roasters will open its own space …

CreativeMornings with Tim Wendelboe – Dear Coffee, I Love You.

Tim Wendelboe, the Oslo-based coffee roaster and former World Barista Champion, was recently the guest for Oslo’s very first CreativeMornings event. …

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The Coffee Chronicler

6.24.13<p>Story by<p>Share:<p>New York’s foremost java expert explains how we got to $5 single-brews and $75-a-pound beans, and just where the heck we’re …

Now Open: G&B Coffee at Grand Central Market

G&B Coffee at Grand Central Market is dominated by a large standing counter, which eventually will wrap around the entire space. If this setup …

Introducing A Brand New Coffee Podcast

We are beyond excited to announce that <b>Sprudge.com will be the exclusive home for “Coffee Uncut”</b>, a brand new specialty coffee podcast hosted by …

Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee by Jerry Seinfeld

Jerry Seinfeld is joined by friends for a cup of coffee and a drive in a classic car, sharing stories along the way.

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No shakerato at @IntelliNYC, just the Angelino, espresso + milk + sugar shaken over ice. @flyingthud? http://t.co/FwC7tHjFfU

Stumptown gets a jolt on both coasts - Portland Business Journal

By Robert Goldfield <br>– Senior reporter, Portland Business Journal<p>May 23, 2013, 2:36pm PDT<p>With a new store opening in New York and another planned for …

Groundwork Coffee Reaches Cold-Brew Deal With Whole Foods Markets

Groundwork Coffee organic cold-brew<p>North Hollywood, Calif.-based roastery and retailer Groundwork Coffee has reached a deal to sell its cold-brew …

Tonx on Twitter: "drinking coffee makes me a more compassionate person, as evidenced by the fact that y’all can go fuck yourselves till I’ve had my first cup."