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Another expert look at the espresso in Napoli, Italy

Posted by TheShot on 03 Mar 2014 | Filed under: Barista, Foreign Brew, Quality Issues, Roasting

Maybe it’s just me, but Napoli has come up a lot since I posted our survey of the espresso there two weeks ago. Over the weekend I attended the comedic play Napoli! at SF’s American Conservatory Theater. I can’t remember a play where coffee played such a central role in every scene. Then last night, […]

Just one more espresso – just not at Caffè Florian

Posted by TheShot on 03 Feb 2007 | Filed under: Foreign Brew

Despite the shocking improvements in cuisine on the streets of London over the past decade or so, apparently they still haven’t figured out the espresso: Just one more espresso | Recipes | Wine | Telegraph. The author, a food and wine writer for the Daily Telegraph, calls Venice the “capital of café society”. (Cough, cough…Torino […]