The Eleventh Annual Sprudgie Award Winners—Presented By Pacific Barista Series

The Eleventh Annual Sprudgie Award Winners—Presented By Pacific Barista Series

Welcome to the winners announcement for the 10th Annual Sprudgie Awards presented by Pacific Barista Series, honoring the very best in coffee. Nominees for each category were chosen by a worldwide public ballot. Public voting for the Sprudgies took place over… Source link

Coffee Design: The Very Best Holiday Coffee Blends

Coffee Design: The Very Best Holiday Coffee Blends

I admit it, I’m a sucker for the holidays. A candy cane on top of my peppermint mocha? I won’t say no! Each holiday season brings us joy and laughter—and perhaps, most importantly, holiday coffee blends. This year we wanted to highlight some of our favorite… Source link

The Eleventh Annual Sprudgie Award Finalists

The Eleventh Annual Sprudgie Award Finalists

Welcome to finalist voting for the 11th Annual Sprudgie Awards, presented by Pacific Barista Series. From a global pool of nominees comes a final list of finalists: eight choices per each category, plus the opportunity to write-in the candidate of your choice…. Source link

Using Fermentation To Take Coffee To New Heights At Sítio Santa Rita In Brazil

It’s Time To Regulate The Coffee Market

As of writing this, the price of Arabica coffee on the commodities market has dipped back under a dollar. There was a time not so long ago that the price of coffee being less than 100 pennies per pound felt like earth-shattering news; now, for us not in producing… Source link

Bringing Transparency To Coffee Transparency With "The Pledge"

Bringing Transparency To Coffee Transparency With “The Pledge”

When it comes to the business of coffee buying—and the business of marketing those coffee buying practices—there’s a lot of wiggle room in the definitions. This allows companies to get away with suspet claims, like say, touting a coffee as “direct trade”… Source link

Cill Fisher: The Sprudge Twenty Interview

Cill Fisher: The Sprudge Twenty Interview

Priscilla Fisher (Photo courtesy Priscilla Fisher) Our coverage of the Sprudge Twenty interviews presented by Pacific Barista Series continues this week on Sprudge. Read more about the Sprudge Twenty and see all of our interviews here. Nominated by Grant… Source link

In Ho Chi Minh City, 96B Experiment Is A Not So Well Kept Secret

In Ho Chi Minh City, 96B Experiment Is A Not So Well Kept Secret

To reach Hana Choi’s 96B Experiment, first walk through the ground floor parking courtyard. Past the kick-stood motorbikes, through the front door of Cyrus Saigon, the small-batch patisserie and chocolaterie with which it shares a building, and up the stairs,… Source link