My First Coffee: Introduction

I was recently in Paris working on a major piece about specialty coffee in the french capital. When it comes to specialty coffee – something I’m quite passionate about, as you’ll know if you’ve read my blog, followed my Instagram or simply know me – Paris holds a special place in my heart. Why? Because Paris was where I first started to actually like coffee. A friend of mine took me...

Sonny: Coffee and French Vibes in Copenhagen

It was about time I payed Sonny a visit. I’ve literally wanted to go since they first teased the opening back in February. Oh well, better late than never! And boy was I happy that I finally went! I had just returned home from Paris where I’d spent most of my waking hours in coffeeshops – including Coutume café, where David, the owner of Sonny, apparently used to pull espresso...

Guide: Specialty Coffeeshops in Paris

Specialty Coffeeshops in Paris Today there are well over a hundred specialty coffeeshops in Paris. There wasn’t when I first lived in the city back in 2012. I’ve followed the specialty coffee scene in Paris rather closely since I was first introduced to La Caféothèque by a friend when I lived in Paris a couple of years ago. It’s one of my favorite coffee scenes, along with the ones in Berlin...

Coffee in Bed

Like most coffee-lovers I prefer to have my coffee served to me by a skilled barista in a good coffeeshop; however, there are advantages to making coffee at home, too. For one thing I can wear my pajamas while drinking it (maybe one day it’ll be cool to wear your pajamas to coffeeshops, who knows…), but I certainly also enjoy preparing it. Grinding the coffee, boiling the water, preparing the aeropress, filter...

5 New York Specialty Coffeeshops

When traveling to cities, I always spend a great amount of time visiting specialty coffeeshops: in Paris especially, but elsewhere too. While in New York I managed to drag Carina along to so many New York specialty coffeeshops that she might never set foot inside a coffeeshop again. Nevertheless, one of the results of my many coffeeshop-visits is this post, in which I’ll share 5 of my favorite New York specialty coffeeshops: Dansk: Jeg tilbringer...
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