I just love the craftsmanship this barista at Intelligentsia Coffee brings to the art of coffee brewing. I want to be this fanatical about how I brew coffee [vimeo 8977253 w=960&h=540]Read more
Which leads to a general theory, reinforced by informal observation of hipsters with iPads in coffee shops: a tablet is, crucially, a more shareable computer. A laptop, with its fragile hinge-ware and space-gobbling keyboard, is just not comfy to share. A tablet is easier to bring to the café easier to hand across the table or along the sofa, easier to seize in the heat of the moment, easier to hold up in triumph, easier to set aside when you need to meet someone’s eyes.
Everyone who knows me knows I love my coffee. Black and lightly sweetened (Stevia in the Raw). I like Lattes and the French Press. Every week, I purchase a pound of freshly roasted Ethiopian Harrar from a local retailer, Buy the Cup, in Rocky Hill, a borough in Montgomery Township. The owners, Dale and Roy…Read more