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McGuinness Boulevard Gains Specialty Coffee Roaster and Cafe

Spare Moments Coffee Roasters

The industrial area of McGuinness Boulevard in Greenpoint near the Pulaski Bridge has limited food and drink options, so when a new specialty coffee bean wholesaler named Spare Moment (368 McGuinness Blvd.) began roasting beans in 2017, they noticed a demand after people kept dropping in and asking for a caffeine fix. “We had some of our neighbors walking by asking if they can buy coffee, so we were like why not open it up,” said general manager Patrick Yim.

“We had the bar already made because it was a training facility for our wholesale accounts, so everything was here, we just had to open,” he said.  The 2,000 square foot roasting facility ended up being cut in half to create a cafe space for customers to order espresso drinks.  Continue reading

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Coffee’s Night Out is TONIGHT! (11/10)

Just when you thought your Sunday socializing ended at brunch, we bring you Coffee’s Night Out at participating coffee shops in Greenpoint, tonight, November 10, 2013 from 5-8pm.

Your coffee service is going to get way more interesting with curated cultural events in each shop, like music, poetry, fashion, food, film and art!

Full list of events here.

Pick up a map or download the map here! See you later sipping a cappuccino!

RSVP

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