All posts tagged: sabado coffee club

Sabado Coffee Club hit six

December’s Sabado Coffee Club had a really crazy table of coffees from various roasters. Roasters from Ethiopia, Australia, UK, South Africa, USA,  and even coffees roasted in Saudi Arabia. Sabado Coffee Club is held on the first saturday of the month and is hosted by a different cafe space each time. Sabado Coffee Club presents fascinating coffees by interesting roasters which are brewed to taste. We then collect the votes to find the favourite and we make a filter brew of the winner for all to enjoy. Simple.   Sabado Coffee Club number six took place at the Magazine Shop in Dubai’s Financial District. If you haven’t been to Magazine Shop, it’s well worth a visit. It is a café specialising in high quality coffee, and high quality independent magazines.   They source unique, and beautifully designed magazines from around the world, curating a selection on the subjects of art, design, travel, fashion, architecture, music, film, and special interests. They are committed to promoting creative independent publishing in the Middle East. The Magazine Shop can be found in DIFC Gate Village …

Sabado Coffee Club Take Five

Coffee continues to provide everlasting fascination, as a subject it has more plots and twists than an HBO box set, so to encourage open exploration of coffee is ‘Sabado Coffee Club’, a Dubai based social club/coffee club that encourages socialising over a good cup of coffee. Sabado Coffee Club is held on the first saturday of the month and hosted by a different cafe space each time. Sabado Coffee Club presents fascinating coffees by interesting roasters from all over the world which are brewed to taste. We then collect the votes to find the favourite and we make a filter brew of the winner for all to enjoy. Simple. The fifth Sabado Coffee Club Meeting Took place at A4 Space located within Alserkal Avenue in Dubai. A4 Space is dedicated to giving space to creatives of Dubai. They have a screening room, a small retail space for local artisans and designers and an Appetite Cafe which all go to make a community-led space… A great reflection of Sabado Coffee Club. We had a varied selection of roasters from London, …

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 Coffee Club – Part Deux

Ah hello. Come in … Here, try this coffee! Welcome to Sabado Coffee Club … A social coffee club where the people are nice and the coffee’s quite good too. So, the first Sabado Coffee Club was held back on the first Saturday of May. It showcased some famous roasters and some new kids on the block from Russia, Turkey, and Austria. This coming month, we have  selected coffees from roasters in China… yes that’s right, China! Plus we will have a few other roasters from USA, UK and some extra special ones are being flown in from Hong Kong. We will be tasting some exciting coffees from a variety of origins, including  Rwanda,  Columbia, Kenya, Ethiopia,  Guatamala and  Panama. The set up is simple… take the best coffees from around the world cup (taste) them all vote the best brew it up drink it down So come down and say hello. You don’t need to have any specialist knowledge and each meeting we will give a quick class on cupping (tasting) coffee. Sabado Coffee Club is very informal and relaxed – it …