In the interest of keeping my plagiarism to a minimum I give you 1 of the 5 Questions for a Foodie. The rest can be read here. How has being a barista informed your outlook on food and the food industry? I’ve learned to enjoy the more subtle aspects of food and drinks and I’m always striving [...]
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Kimmy Certa manager of GlobeHopper is the foodie of the week for Richmond.com’s 5 Questions with a Foodie. How do you define the term foodie and do you consider yourself one? I had never really considered the definition of foodie before, but I enjoy the opportunity to ponder it. I think there are different shades [...]
Not since Gaston flooded the bottom has a tragedy of this magnitude affected so many people so dramatically. Reporters throughout the nation are referring to it as CAFFEINE CRISIS 2011 or Memorial Day Mocha Madness. News has come through Twitter (@GlobeHopper2100) that GlobeHopper will be closed from 2 p.m. on Friday and won’t re-open til Tuesday [...]
I was unable to attend the RVA Barista Jam that went down on the 23rd at Ellwood’s but fortunately there is a new Javahead in town that is writing about the coffee scene, In the ToGo Cup. He has an excellent write-up of the event including the news of a 1st Place finish by Kimmy [...]
Festivities include free jazz with Jason Jenkins from 4-6 p.m. on Saturday, then switching into full on party mode at 6. After 6 tickets are $15, $3 of which will go to Tricycle Gardens. That $15 gives you 3 drinks of your choice. Sunday from 4-6 p.m. there will be free Latin American Bolero Music [...]
At least according to Richmond.com readers. The results of online voting gave Millie’s a “Besties of Richmond” in “Best Brunch”. It wasn’t much of a contest as the diner took 40% of the vote and beat The Jefferson and Can Can. Later in the week we’ll see how GlobeHopper and Shockoe Espresso did in the [...]
GlobeHopper’s Book Club #5 is Sat, January 29, at 10AM: Italo Calvino’s If on a winter’s night a traveler.
RVA News has a look at GlobeHopper’s new menu: Globehopper, the Main Street coffeehouse and lounge bridging Shockoe Bottom and Church Hill, has a new menu featuring breakfast, lunch, snacks, and pastries. They’re also now serving Billy Bread which is made with locally milled flour; it will be baked next door at Aziza’s restaurant in [...]
Tonight at GlobeHopper: Slow News Day in the Vampire World 7-9pm Thursday, Jan 6, 2011 Live Improv Dubtronica. FREE
Real Richmond‘s Shockoe Bottom/Church Hill: Shock & Awe is a walking and eating tour set for January 15th at 2PM and will feature Cafe Gutenberg, Globehopper and more. Tickets are $39: On this 1.4 mile walking tour, you’ll sample what’s cooking at five locally-owned restaurants and get introduced to this vibrant and varied area. Besides [...]
The nice folks at GlobeHopper recently announced two additions to their November calendar: Miramar – Friday 10/12 8PM-midnight: “Join us for an amazing evening of Latin love and anti-love songs from Richmond’s own beloved Miramar! Free. Donations Accepted!” DJ Rattan & DJ Magrela 10/23 6-8PM: “Dj Rattan & Dj Magrela spin Brazilian and Turkish music [...]
GlobeHopper has a book club! We have received copies of Wind Up Girl from @FountainBkstore for Book Club #4. Nov.20th. I’ve already dove in and it is dystopian-awesome.
Every Monday from 5-8PM at GlobeHopper: Please join us after work for Massage Monday with Margo. Margo is a certified massage therapist and performs relaxing, deep chair massage for $1.00/minute. Happy Hours Special: $2.00 off wine by the glass!