A Trip To Coffee Five In Rio De Janeiro

A Trip To Coffee Five In Rio De Janeiro

Every carioca (a native of Rio), knows what the drink carioca is when they enter a coffee shop. For those of us who aren’t cariocas: it’s a regular espresso, with an additional shot of hot water (usually around 25-30 milliliters). Some might call it a… Source link

Agony And Ecstasy At The World's Largest Starbucks

Agony And Ecstasy At The World’s Largest Starbucks

The roasting machine at the biggest Starbucks in the world is a khaki-colored Probat P25-2 named Charlotte Jackson. The staff—channeling the Kit Kat Klub in black and white, vests and ties, and felted H&M hats cocked in compliance with the Chicago health… Source link

The One About The Sprudge Twenty

The One With Ezra Baker

Ezra Baker (Photo by Justin Warsh) We’re back with a new episode of the Coffee Sprudgecast podcast! We chat about our trip to Florence to check out Accademia del Caffé Espresso by La Marzocco and our visits with Ditta Artigianale and new Tuscan roaster Pacamara… Source link

Previewing The 2019 LA Coffee Festival

Previewing The 2019 LA Coffee Festival

The 2019 Los Angeles Coffee Festival is coming! Festivities run from November 8th-10th at Magic Box by The Reef, the global events space in downtown Los Angeles. Tickets are still available! Buy your tickets today. Sprudge has partnered with the LA Coffee Festival… Source link

The Very Best Espresso Tech From HOST 2019

The Very Best Espresso Tech From HOST 2019

HOST, perhaps the world’s leading trade fair for catering and hospitality, has come to and gone again for another season. The festival—roughly the coffee industry’s equivalent to E3 Expo or ComplexCon—occurs every two years on the outskirts of Milan,… Source link

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La Marzocco Getting Back Into Grinders with the Swift and SwanDaily Coffee News by Roast Magazine

The La Marzocco Swift Mini grinder, which made a public debut at the HOST Milano show last week. Italian espresso machine giant La Marzocco has announced a renewed focus on grinders that will result in two major new products — the home-focused Swift Mini and the… Source link

Where To Sip, Slurp, Laugh And Learn At The 2019 New York Coffee Festival

Where To Sip, Slurp, Laugh And Learn At The 2019 New York Coffee Festival

There’s a chill running through the urban canyons of Manhattan. In Central Park the leaves turn to yellow, then orange, then a brilliant red. Soup starts sounding pretty good—maybe some borscht from Veselka, or a a bowl of ramen at Ippudo. And with the coming of… Source link

The Sprudge Coffee Guide To Sacramento

The Sprudge Coffee Guide To Sacramento

Sacramento, California is known by many names, both beloved and hated. It’s the state capital, the city of trees/allergies, Sacto, home of Lady Bird and—if you really want to get underneath a Sacramento local’s skin—call it a cowtown. Though, good luck… Source link