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Of or pertaining to a private establishment that primarily sells coffee. However, coffeehouses will also sell other hot beverages and provide a quiet place to pass the time.

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Caffeine is a bitter, white crystalline xanthine alkaloid found in various seeds, leaves, nuts, and berries. The caffeine ingested by insects when they feed on these plant parts functions as a ...


Restaurants; Coffehouses

A cappuccino from the Italian language is an Italian coffee drink which is traditionally prepared with espresso, hot milk, and steamed-milk foam.

continental roast

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Continental roast is the name applied to a degree of roast of coffee beans which is darker than a city roast. In this roast, the beans roast past the first crack, but stop prior to reaching the ...

coffee cupping

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Procedure used by professional tasters to perform sensory evaluation of samples of coffee beans. The beans are ground, water is poured over the grounds, and the liquid is tasted both hot and as it ...

americano coffee

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An Americano coffee is a shot of Espresso coffee infused with hot water. The ratio of water to Espresso is 1:1 (equal amounts). An Americano coffee is as intensive as drip coffee, but has a ...

American roast

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This roast maximizes the individual flavor characteristics of the coffee bean by not "masking" a poor coffee with a dark roast.


Restaurants; Coffehouses

A store selling foods already prepared or requiring little preparation for serving, as cooked meats, cheese, salads, and the like.

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