The word hackerspace conjures up images of programmers huddled in a dark room breaking into high-security computers. But hackerspaces are where techies tinker, deconstruct and rebuild anything of their liking, such as 3D printers and slots machines that make mixed drinks.
After tasting Club-Mate at a club in Berlin at the insistence of a friend (it’s a popular mixer for vodka or rum), Barclay set out to find a source in the US. He drove two hours to buy a crate out of the trunk of a man’s car at an Applebee’s parking lot in New York.
This could be either Nick or Emmanuel, but I’m going with Nick because it’s funnier.