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    What Is a Moka Pot?

    Before moving to Rome, I had never seen a Moka Pot, the aluminum coffee brewer present on every Italian stovetop. The iconic, eight-sided contraption was invented in 1933 by Luigi De Ponti for Alfonso Bialetti’s…

    October 17, 2016
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    Café Cuatro Sombras | San Juan

    After a few hours in San Juan I’m convinced I need to move to Puerto Rico, and Café Cuatro Sombras is one reason why. Stephen and I were walking toward the old part of the city on…

    July 18, 2016
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    Cuban Coffee | Coffee Monday

    Though coffee production in Cuba has declined greatly since the 1950s,  Cuban coffee is still well-known around the world, and drinking it is an important part of Cuban culture. The first coffee plantations in…

    April 25, 2016
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    Cold Brew Coffee Obsession

    In honor of the warmer weather we’ve been having, I want to talk about my newest coffee obsession–cold brew. Specifically, the Toddy Cold Brew Coffee Maker that I got for Christmas (thanks dad!) and…

    February 29, 2016
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    But First, Coffee.

    It’s the first Monday of a new year and you’re making resolutions to eat healthily, workout more, get more done, and generally be a better person. What can help you? Coffee. According to a…

    January 4, 2016
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    Coffee Monday | Exeter Street Bakery

    It’s Monday, and I’m working from my favorite neighborhood coffee shop. While in London, I’m living in Finsbury Park, which luckily for me has some great cafes, a wonderful Roman restaurant (coming to the blog soon),…

    October 26, 2015
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    Coffee Monday: Reykjavik Roasters

    Follow my blog with Bloglovin Before arriving in Iceland, I was excited to read about its “famed coffee culture” and “vibrant coffee scene” in numerous blogs. Arriving though, my hopes for charming cafes and the scent…

    August 3, 2015
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    Coffee Monday: La Bodega

    After a week of vacationing in the sun without my computer (the first time I’ve traveled without it in years), it was hard to get out of bed this morning and face the reality…

    March 9, 2015