A to Z of COFFEE...
A – Aroma
Isn’t this the most satisfying aspect about your drink?
B – Barista
Kudos to the person who serves coffee with utmost care and smile despite of taking all the heat and steam behind the counter.
C – Caffeine
Am never for Decaffeinated coffee! So be it..
D – Dabara Set
One of the best childhood memories I have had with dad; drinking coffee out of Dabara cup without mom’s knowledge was a bliss!! And yes, in many families, there is a specific age until when children are not served coffee.
E – Estate Monkeys
Yes! Dreams do come true..
F – Filter Coffee
Always.. Coz, I will never give up milk or sugar.
G – Green Bean
Great cup of coffee starts right here with best quality bean.
H – Hulling
A method of processing coffee. (Will discuss shortly…)
I – Indian Coffee House
For many, Coffee is Culture..
J – Judgemental about taste
It’s OKAY to be. After all, each one’s palate differs.
K – Kaffeeklatsch
aka Coffee-Gossip. This one caught my attention. Coffee Meetings made many German Women to think-free and feel-free in the past.
L – Liberica
The 3 main types of Coffee beans are Arabica, Robusta and Liberica.
M – Moka Pot
One of my favourite Brewing method. Easy, economical and convenient..
N – Natural
Always choose a Natural Beverage..
O – Origin
Of course it matters!! How about starting KYD norms? Know Your Drink!
P – Picking
My first live coffee picking experience was after marriage. No wonder for me, Coffee is an Emotion.
Q – Q Grader
Can you take a guess on the number of papers one must clear to become a licensed Q Grader?
R – Roast-Master
Coffee Roast-Masters.. Getting there slowly but surely.
S – Single Estate
Designing a perfect blend from one set of beans is indeed a challenge.
T – Temperature
Plays a vital role. From growing, drying , roasting, to brewing and drinking the coffee.
U – Uganda’s Robusta
It is now bench-marked as the finest Robusta in the world. It is apparently the most desired powerful Espresso coffee capsule.
V – Vending machine
Coffee vending machines are life saviours at times. Ain’t they?
W – Weather
Did you know? One can predict weather with coffee. Works or not, leaves you with the cup of coffee at the end.
X – Xmas Gift
Indian Coffee acted as the perfect Xmas Gifts for our Coffee lover friends back then in USA.
Y – Yemen
Yemen exported its coffee through its Port-city, Mocha thus introducing ‘Mocha coffee’ to the world.
Z – Zest
That’s how ESTATE MONKEYS LLP feels, working with and for Coffee!
Just when I successfully got to the XYZ of coffee and had my first sip; it strikes to mind that ‘A from my glossary’ goes beyond Alert, Awake and Addiction!