Melkam Genna!

January 07, 2021

It's Ethiopian Christmas and we're exploring the traditional Ethiopian coffee ceremony.

Much Ado About Matcha

February 04, 2020

Learn all about Matcha, the frothy green tea drink.  We explore where it came from, what it is and what it can do for you.

Introducing: Groundwork Rewards!

April 14, 2017

  We’re thrilled to announce the arrival of our brand-new loyalty program, Groundwork Rewards! First off, there’s no physical card...

Roaster's Corner

The Road to The U.S. Coffee Championships

February 22, 2015

Sitting in traffic on a long drive “crosstown,” as much a part of living in Los Angeles as it is,...

Roaster's Corner

A Peek Behind The Groundwork Curtain

December 31, 2014

So, where do we keep all of our coffee? Those of you who have visited our little warehouse nestled in...

Roaster's Corner

And the winner is......(from Brazil's Early Harvest Cup of Excellence)

October 13, 2013

For the first time in the 14 COE Competitions in Brazil, a female farmer has won first place and the...

Roaster's Corner

On the Road to Brazil Again....Brazil Cup of Excellence 2013

October 10, 2013

I am here in Brazil to judge which coffee deserves to have the title Best of Brazil's Cup of Excellence. ...

Roaster's Corner

Santa Monica Place Groundwork Coffee Reconnaissance

August 16, 2013

Somehow circumstances and the stars aligned and I have a day to myself. Not the easiest thing to do in...

Roaster's Corner

Dispatches From The Field: On The Road To Guatemala

May 16, 2013

May 10th…no, now it’s May 11th 12:05 a.m.   It’s late.  I’m tired.  I’m hot.  All that and all I...


Chris Fitzgerald's The Mattress Show at Groundwork on Main

August 09, 2012

Don't miss this!  CHRIS FITZGERALD ARTIST RECEPTION - Facebook Event Link "The Mattress Show: Portraits Since We Stopped Sleeping Together"...


Michelle Robinson at Groundwork on the Boardwalk (corner Westminster)

August 09, 2012

Groundwork Indie Garage  presents Michelle Robinson @ Groundwork, Boardwalk Annex on Westminster Michelle Robinson was born an identical twin in Seoul,...


GW Welcomes Local Artists Catherine Kaleel, Heather Boose-Weiss, and Deborah O'Reilly

May 04, 2012

Groundwork Indie Garage presents Catherine Kaleel, Heather Boose-Weiss, & Deborah O'Reilly @ Groundwork, Market at Santa Monica Place April 26...