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Sabado Coffee Club, down on Dubai’s harbour

  Sabado Coffee Club was born out of a desire to raise the standards of Saturdays by attracting like-minded people who love coffee, food and flavours. Held on the first Saturday of the month Sabado Coffee Club plays host to a selection of fantastically dazzling coffees flown in by speciality roasters from around the world… Some famous roasters, some new kids on the block and occasionally some Middle Eastern ones too. We taste the coffees, vote for the favourite and then brew the winning coffee for all to enjoy!   The Next Sabado Coffee Club will be held at the brand new cafe, Creekside. Creekside is Dubai’s newest contemporary cultural space and cafe. Its focus lies primarily on architecture, art, culture, design and heritage. Located in the heart of old Dubai, Creekside is a place of artistic expression, debate and knowledge exchange. Whether someone is to attend a workshop, or simply indulge in a cup of aromatic coffee.   So come down by boat, by car or alternatively, you may also use public transport. The closest metro station is …

Sabado; Reasons to be cheerful, part 3

Ramadan has drawn to a close and the dust has settled on Eid celebrations yet there are still a few things to be cheerful of… Like Sabado! Coffee Club.  A social coffee event, held at various interesting locations in and around Dubai. The first Saturday of August saw the third Sabado Coffee Club, held at Spill the Bean in Jumeirah.   Some old and new faces came down… And one or two silly faces!  The coffees this month were a real mixed bunch – some from roasters in Japan, some from Italy, some from Seattle etc etc etc etc etc!! In fact here are the top coffees tasted (from 7th to 1st)… As always, Sabado Coffee Club was a really relaxed afternoon of hanging out munching on some tasty all day breakfasts afterwards at Spill the Bean. The next Sabado Coffee Club will be on 6th September, 12 noon at a brand new cafe on the waterside of the creek of Dubai. Aptly named Creekside. We will be featuring some roasters from UK, USA, Sweden, Hong Kong amongst …

Sabado! coffees

The Social club that is Sabado! Coffee Club had its second venture at a fantastic venue called Cafe-Rider. for those of you who aren’t familiar with Sabado, it is a regular coffee tasting club that prides itself on being a social event for friendly folk to hang out in in a coffee venue and taste coffees that are roasted by different coffee roasters all over the world. This months Sabado! featured coffees by roasters from Hong Kong, Taiwan, China, UK, Massachusetts USA, Seattle USA and San Francisco USA. We had a great turnout of some old faces and some top people came to see what the fuss is about too. We all tasted the coffees and voted on our favourites. So here is the top ten coffees from Sabado Part Deux in ascending order… 10. Washed Ethiopia Sidamo. Roasted by Bunko coffee in China… 9. Washed Rwanda. Roasted by Legend coffee in Taiwan… 8. Hair Bender blend. Roasted by Stumptown in USA… 7. Fully washed red Catuai from Costa Rica. Roasted by Square Mile in …