Cafezinho to Flat White: A Brazilian's coffee journey around the world

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For someone who was born in a hospital that not a century before was a big coffee farm in the biggest coffee production region of the world's biggest coffee producing country, it is not too far-fetched to say my life would be swimming and rolling in coffee from the get go. Growing up in the heart of Sao Paulo city, Brasil, among its 22 million citizens, coffee is an intrinsic part of life: a pour over with a cloth filter with the family before you leave the house, an espresso at a local coffee shop between errands - or a cold brew...

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How Dom drank his way through this

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In the two years that I have managed Herts Coffee Labs, we have experienced floods, break-ins and pandemics. The one constant that I’ve always relied upon has become such a staple in my day that i'll have a genuine problem ever trying to give it up. Coffee has taken me through the ups and downs of life, from a sleepy morning black coffee, to my Sunday macchiato treat. At the beginning of my time with the labs, I worked two days a week cleaning up and running drinks. Before working in a coffee environment, I had more experience in pulling pints,...

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