Urban Bean Latte Art Throwdown
May
8
7:00 PM19:00

Urban Bean Latte Art Throwdown

On Thursday, May 8th, we're hosting a latte art throwdown! Only the most vigilant, dextrous and skilled barista in the land will win our coveted trophy. Join us, throw down and watch Minneapolis' best baristas compete in the coffee competition of the year.

Our Esteemed Judges:

1) France Hue

2) Jenny "The Scientist" Hastings

3) TBA

Time: Registration begins at 7:00PM, first round begins at 7:30PM

Price: $5 to throw down

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Dec
14
9:00 AM09:00

Urban Bean Sticker Wall Installation - Round 3

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This Saturday at our Bryant location, we will be hosting the third round of sticker drawing for the sticker wall installation. Our team will be making a special drink exclusively for the event, the Aviv Vodka Peppermint Mocha and our very own Canteen Girl will be making Double Dutch Chocolate Shortbread and Chocolate Dipped Coconut Macaroons!

Join us for drawing, special treats and drinks, this Saturday!

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Nov
9
9:00 AM09:00

Pop-Up Ship: Paisley Print Boutique

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Talk about a pop-up shop with a purpose, Paisley Print Boutique has an array of products, jewelry, scarves, handbags, aprons, iPad cases, greeting cards and more, all made to make a difference. Paisley Print Boutique's mission is to create a marketplace that carries only high quality, beautiful products where consumers can be confident that their purchases are making a difference in the world. We hope you join us for coffee and shopping for a good cause. 

Be sure to follow Paisley Print Boutique on Facebook and Instagram.

 

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Sep
15
2:00 PM14:00

Dogwood Coffee Cupping: The Coffees of La Lia

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This Sunday, join us and Dogwood Coffee for a cupping featuring some of their new offerings! 

With this project, Dogwood Coffee will present eights different coffees. separated by variety, all grown in the Tarrazú region of Costa Rica and processed by Luis Alberto Monge Ureña and his brother Oscar. These lots are very small, around fifty pounds each, and were chosen because they represent the most delicious expression of each variety.

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Aug
17
9:00 AM09:00

Pop-Up Shop: Roxiedoggie

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This Saturday, we're hosting Roxiedoggiea line of modern products for the urban dog designed by Maya Khaira. Maya is a furniture and product designer with a BFA from Minneapolis College of Art and Design. Be sure to bring your pooch, grab a latte and buy a dog bowl that is sleek, sexy and modern. 
 

Check out more Roxiedoggie products by clicking here and "like" them on Facebook here to stay up to date on everything Roxiedoggie.

 

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Jun
30
2:00 PM14:00

Dogwood Coffee: Future Coffee Tasting Event

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Our friends from Dogwood Coffee Co. will be hosting a cupping at our Lyndale location. Dogwood will be featuring new coffees from Costa Rica and Honduras that we haven't gotten our hands on yet! Come learn how to taste coffee like the pros! Also, there will be a t-shirt giveaway! 

We'll be tasting the following coffees: 

La Lia: Finca Dragón, Bourbon – Tarrazú, Costa Rica

La Lia: Finca Trinidad – Tarrazú, Costa Rica

La Lia: Finca Santa Marta – Tarrazú, Costa Rica

Jardin de Aromas: Finca Quizarra – Central Valley, Costa Rica

Nereo Ramirez, Helsar de Zarcero micromill – West Valley, Costa Rica

Eliomar Lopez, Helsar de Zarcero micromill – West Valley, Costa Rica

Finca Buena Vista, Juan Jose Alvarado – Yaruchel, Ocotepeque, Honduras

Francisco Esteban Mejia Rodriguez – La Labor, Ocotepeque, Honduras

Salvador and Christhian Tenorio – Belén Gualcho, Ocotepeque, Honduras

Edgar Enemecio Marquez – Belén Gualcho, Ocotepeque, Honduras

Irma Angelica Landaverde – Corquín, Copan, Honduras 

Follow Dogwood on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram, for some serious coffee action.

 

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Jun
15
9:00 AM09:00

Pop-up Shop: Solid Manufacturing Co.

Solid Manufacturing Co., a local wood and leatherworks company, will be showcasing their latest merchandise at out Lyndale location in part of our pop-up shop series! So come in, meet Alex and Dan (a former barista), grab some coffee and check out all the handcrafted goodness Solid has to offer. 

Be sure to follow them on Twitter, 'like' them on Facebook and check them out on Tumblr.

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