Mohammad Fakhri’s kettle. (Photo by Elizabeth Chai)

We’re back with a new episode of the Coffee Sprudgecast podcast! Sprudge Live Multimedia Director Elizabeth Chai, who—in addition to helming our must-follow Instagram coverage of the event—taped a series of original interviews for this week’s episode of the podcast with World Brewers Cup competitors from backstage.

Listen to the full episode right here:


  • Lewis Maillard (Photo by Elizabeth Chai)

In this episode, Chai interviews UK Brewers Cup Champion Lewis Maillardet, Indonesia Brewers Cup Champion Muhammed Fakhri, and Ireland Brewers Cup Champion Stephen Houston.

For more World Brewers Cup content, read about the 2019 World Brewers Cup Champion Du Jianing of China.

  • Mohammad Fakhri performs at the 2019 World Brewers Cup in Boston (Photo by Elizabeth Chai)

All of SprudgeLive’s 2019 competition coverage is made possible by AcaiaBaratzaFaemaCafe ImportsWilbur CurtisThird Wave WaterMinor Figures, and Mahlkönig.

In 2019 SprudgeLive is home to the Digital Roasters Village because it takes a village to cover a barista competition. The Digital Roasters Village features Camber CoffeeVerve CoffeePartners CoffeeIntelligentsia CoffeeRishi TeaKickapoo CoffeeBlue Bottle CoffeeOnyx Coffee LabCreation CoffeeAmavida, and Equator Coffees without whom this work would not be possible.

Check out The Coffee Sprudgecast on iTunes or download the episode here. The Coffee Sprudgecast is sponsored by  Oxo, Urnex Brands, Hario, IKAWA Sample Roasters and Swiss Water Decaf. Follow @SprudgeLive on Twitter and never miss a moment from the shows, and cruise over to to read routine recaps, and enjoy dynamic full-color photos. 2019 Sprudge Live coverage is produced by Zac Cadwalader. Our lead photographer is Charlie Burt. Multimedia direction by Elizabeth Chai.

Sprudge is an official media partner of US Coffee Championships.

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