22 January 2013 § 7 Comments
Those who know me and know my unswerving coffee obsession should not be surprised to learn that King Marv and I travelled 60 miles (and then another 60 miles back) last week for a decent cup of my favorite caffeinated beverage. Actually, as it transpires, it was much better than decent.
(For those of you less familiar with my persistent preoccupation with the roasted output of the pleasing peaberry , perhaps this anecdote will help: Years ago when I worked as a regional sales manager, I would prioritize my account visits based on who served good coffee at their offices. Forget about clinching deals or hitting targets, it was all about decent coffee. Needless to say, I did not last that long in the job but I emerged with a self-realization that I will not compromise when it comes to coffee… ) « Read the rest of this entry »
13 May 2012 § 16 Comments
Happy Mother’s Day. How was yours? I’m happy as long as I have a cup of good coffee. The best breakfasts can be let down by mediocre coffee. I can skip the eggs, granola and bagels for coffee. Just give me good coffee.
This year I had almond croissants and coffee in bed served on a tray with a fresh azalea plucked fresh from the yard. And it was perfect as the coffee was good.
So what is good coffee? « Read the rest of this entry »