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Posts tagged as “coffee”

No, the moka doesn’t make espresso

The moka was invented by Alfonso Bialetti back in 1933. Since then it has traveled the world and it is now a must have for coffee lovers and enthusiasts. Its popularity and original design made it earn a preferred place at the MoMa design museum in New York. Read how it was created and above all how to use this iconic coffee pot.

Starbucks in Milan is going to be different

Starbucks in Milan is going to be different. The store that is about to open will be part of a new concept that the coffee house based in Seattle is developing right now. Starbucks in Milan will not be the usual bar which we are used to see throughout the United States. First and foremost it will be hosted within an iconic retail space: the former headquarter of the Italian postal services in Piazza Cordusio, just a few steps from the Piazza del Duomo and the Cathedral. The plans for the Starbucks in Milan are to offer to the Italian…

Starbucks to open soon in Milan

There are a few simple rules that must be respected when it comes to coffee and coffee culture, especially in Italy. Rules that have never been officially written on a stone but that are part of a tradition that dates back to the origin of the Italian country. Italians know how to truly enjoy a good cup of coffee and there is not any other way to do it. Rule #1 – You should never drink coffee in a paper cup Rule #2 – You should never have a cappuccino and a sandwich at the same time Rule #3 –…