Tag Archive 'israel_coffee'

Israeli coffee chain coming to NY

Posted by TheShot on 06 Jul 2006 | Filed under: Consumer Trends, Foreign Brew

As referenced here in a previous article, Israel knows a little about espresso — and some of that is making its way overseas. One of the stories in New York City this week is the arrival of Aroma Espresso Bar: Israeli coffee chain coming to NY – Travel from Israel, Ynetnews. A chain of over […]

Move Over Starbucks: Israel’s “Upside Down” Coffee Saga

Posted by TheShot on 31 Mar 2006 | Filed under: Café Society, Foreign Brew, Starbucks

In the April 6 edition of Zeek (“a Jewish journal of thought and culture”), author Esther Solomon writes a brief overview of espresso consumption in Israel: Zeek | Move Over Starbucks: Israel’s “Upside Down” Coffee Saga | Esther Solomon. Included in her article: Israeli tastes have evolved from the Frappuccino-like café barad to the more […]

Speed coffee — and its kings of Tel Aviv

Posted by TheShot on 19 Mar 2006 | Filed under: Café Society, Consumer Trends, Foreign Brew

Looking for espresso along Ibn Gvirol Street in Tel Aviv? The online version of the Haaretz English Edition reviewed eight branches of large coffee chains (including The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf) — with a bizarre emphasis on how quickly they can shuffle you out the door with a paper cup (blech!) of gourmet coffee […]