When you sip your morning coffee, you are on the receiving end of a Hobbit-worthy journey. A lowly pit of a coffee cherry travels many miles, through many hands, and climactically transforms into noble deliciousness. The specialty coffee movement honors that story of the bean and ensures it remains a good story for everyone involved. That’s what makes specialty coffee so special. The people are valued, the process is ethical, and the product is delightful.
Coffee ain’t cheap, ya know. And few things are more disappointing than forking out five bucks and a tip for a bad latte. Fortunately, there are at least five surefire signs that will tell you the type of coffee shop you’re walking into before you drain your wallet.
If only you could harness that sweet coffee shop experience for your wedding day…Oh wait! You can. In fact, here are five unforgettable ways to have a coffee shop come to you in celebration of your new life together.
There’s a saying I use a lot when training new baristas.
“Honor the bean.”
The only question is: What does that even mean?