Obscure Coffee Roasters + Mi Best Friend’s Flan + Panadería 2D, Cholita, Ridgewood

Cholita, Ridgewood 866 Onderdonk Ave, Ridgewood

Obcure Coffee Roasters and Mi Best Friend's Flan are getting together for another pop-up at Ridgewood coffee shop, Cholita, but this time with a new friend, artisanal Mexican bakery, Panadería 2D. Collab menu will include coconut flan, coquito foam cold brew and Mexican pastries.

Obscure Coffee at Octopus Records Holiday Pop-up, Bushwick

Octopus Records 204 Irving Ave, Brooklyn, NY, United States

Nano-roaster Obscure Coffee will have a full coffee bar at the Octopus Records Holiday Pop-up including a campfire latte with graham-cracker infused milk and homemade marshmallows.

Obscure Coffee Pop-up at Westlab + Gallery, Bushwick

Westlab + Gallery, Bushwick 131 Irving Ave, Brooklyn, NY, United States

(Increasingly less) Obscure Coffee (aka Norberto Peña) is continuing its ongoing campaign of partnering with neighboring Ridgewood and Bushwick businesses, popping up at Bushwick-based Westlab + Gallery for the second time. The last time was in October 2023.

Obscure Coffee Roasters + Panadería 2D, Cholita, Ridgewood

Cholita, Ridgewood 866 Onderdonk Ave, Ridgewood

Obcure Coffee Roasters is doing another pop-up at Ridgewood coffee shop, Cholita, with artisanal Mexican bakery, Panadería 2D. The espresso drink menu was put together in conjunction with Kāfēi.

Obscure Coffee Bar Takeover, Secret Coffee, Bushwick

Secret Coffee, Buswhick 687 Broadway Unit 12, Brooklyn, NY, United States

Secret Coffee is more obscure than Obscure Coffee. But I digress. Secret Coffee, which I wrote about when they opened, is hosting a bar takeover by nano roaster Obscure Coffee, a one man show run by Norbert Peña. He'll have retail bags, pourovers, espresso, and a seasonal specialty drink. Panaderia 2D will be there selling...

Colombian Producer 1640 Cafe Cupping, Principles GI Coffee House, Gowanus

Principles GI Coffee House, Gowanus 139 9th St, Brooklyn, NY, United States

1640 Cafe, a Colombian producer, will be in town for three events, this cupping, a producer panel discussion at Drip Coffee, SoHo, and a brewing at Ridgewood's Cholita, in conjunction with Obscure Coffee.

Colombian Producer Alejandro Ariza at Cholita Coffee, Ridgewood

Cholita, Ridgewood 866 Onderdonk Ave, Ridgewood

Nano-roaster Obscure Coffee will be at Ridgewood's Cholita this weekend with Colombian producer Alejandro Ariza, brewing coffee sourced from his farms. There is cupping of the producer's coffee the day before, at Principles BK. *Coffee Klatsch has no relationship to this event - this listing is for informational purposes only  

Obscure Coffee + Kafei.af Spring Pop-up, Little Shop of Soil, Bushwick

Little Shop of Soil, Bushwick 279 Starr St, Bushwick, NY, United States

Ambitious nano-roaster, Norbert Peña / Obscure Coffee, continues his Bushwick / Ridgewood small business pop-up series with a Sunday at Little Shop of Soil. He'll be joined this time by friends Kafei.af, who will be crafting some beautiful-looking specialty drinks:

Jungle Fluff - passion fruit co-ferment espresso, kumquat syrup and coconut-pandan foam
Spring Blossom White Mocha - with cherry blossom and almond

Nano-Roaster Showcase at Wandering Barman, East Williamsburg

Wandering Barman, East Williamsburg 315 Meserole St, Brooklyn, NY, United States

East Williamsburg's Wandering Barman is holding a Saturday roaster showcase featuring New York City nano-roasters Lucienne, Obscure and Peculiar. We've seen a lot of Lucienne and Obscure over the past year, but it's been almost an entire year since the last Peculiar event.

Obscure Coffee + Kafei.af + Mrs Lady Kitchen Pop-up, Little Shop of Soil, Bushwick

Little Shop of Soil, Bushwick 279 Starr St, Bushwick, NY, United States

Ambitious nano-roaster, Norbert Peña / Obscure Coffee, continues his Bushwick / Ridgewood small business pop-up series with another day at Little Shop of Soil. He'll be joined again by friends Kafei.af, who will be crafting some beautiful-looking specialty drinks, as well as by Mrs. Lady Kitchen, with her mood-based (?) cookies.

Three Legged Cat Grand Opening, East Williamsburg

Three Legged Cat, East Williamsburg 142 Waterbury St, Brooklyn, NY, United States

After a bunch of popups over the past few months, hotly anticipated multi-roaster shop, Three Legged Cat, opens on June 1st, bringing DAK, Loveless, Obscure and Onyx (among others) to the people of East Williamsburg.