28 May '14, 11pm

Filter, The Avant-Garde New Cafe From Melbourne’s Small Batch Roasting @smallbatchroast @Broadsheet_Mel…

Filter, The Avant-Garde New Cafe From Melbourne’s Small Batch Roasting @smallbatchroast @Broadsheet_Mel…

In America, we take filter coffee service for granted. Batch brewed coffee is the only real 20th century American brewing method, developed by pioneers like the Wilbur Curtis Coffee Company and long a part of our national ethos, embodied by the bottomless Denny’s diner mug. Australia has a different history, with a coffee culture whose early expressions were dominated by the influence of waves of espresso-minded Italian immigrants, and is today typified by the flat white, Australia’s most iconic coffee drink. But trends and modes of service are endlessly cyclical, and here in 2014, the availability of influences are global. Americans are opening provisionally “Melbourne-style” cafes by the boatload; Melbourne is opening new pantheons to filter. Everyone is reading everyone. There is no house style. The canvas is deliciously blank, and Filter is an exciting example of commi...

Full article: http://sprudge.com/filter-coffee-melbourne.html

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Percolate – Bedok Just Got Hipper With A New Cafe

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danielfooddiary.com 28 May '14, 1am

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First Look: Intelligentsia's Herald Square Cafe at new Urban Outfitters NYC Outpost @Intelligentsia @Ur…

First Look: Intelligentsia's Herald Square Cafe...

sprudge.com 29 May '14, 5pm

There are few things more exciting in Midtown Manhattan than a promising new cafe, and this week, Sprudge got an exclusive...

Brunswick Cafe Launches In Bed-Stuy, As The Australian Coffee Take-Over of NYC Rolls On

Brunswick Cafe Launches In Bed-Stuy, As The Aus...

sprudge.com 28 May '14, 5pm

In Bed-Stuy, it’s an amenity to the neighborhood, which while delicately referred to as “up and coming” and well-furnished...