Category: Coffee Shops

Reviews of coffee shops in and around Bogotá

Designing a Great Coffee Shop for the USA

Michael:  Americans drink 133% more coffee per capita than Colombians. Yet, the difference between coffee shops in the two countries makes no sense to me. Opening a place that sells the black brew in Colombia seems an almost guaranteed money maker. However I’ve noticed that many small coffee shops in the USA are having trouble […]

Tinto, Tinto, Tinto

Originally published in the Fenton Patch newspaper March 2012 ****** There they were, grown men, construction workers, carrying four-ounce pink plastic cups up the hill. Whiffs of steam emerged from their hands wrapped around the container. As I approached closer to the intersection with the avenue I saw it; new tinto sales. Two woman and three […]