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We like to stick what’s familiar and safe, a routine if you will. Yet variety is the spice of life, here’s a round-up of some coffee potations to stir up your (and your barista’s) mornings!
MAGIC (DOUBLE RISTRETTO + MILK)
First concocted in Melbourne, Magic is a double ristretto with steamed milk poured over and served in a 160ml cup, giving an excellent coffee to milk ratio. We reckon its perfect for sleepy mornings when your eyes won’t stay open.
GIBRALTAR (DOUBLE ESPRESSO + MILK)
Said to be dreamt up by the famed Blue Bottle Coffee in California, the Gibraltar is a relatively recent addition to the espresso-based coffee familia. The Gibraltar is a double shot of espresso topped up with milk served in a 120ml cup.
WICKED (MINT MOCHA)
A strong caffeine-packed mocha with a delightful shot of mint, Wicked is a pleasant potation that offers a nice change for those times you’re looking for something different. Coffee, chocolate and mint is a beautiful combo indeed. Try the iced version, you won’t regret it.
GENERRA (ORANGE MOCHA)
The sister to the Wicked mocha, Generra offers a fruity alternative – a mocha laced with delightful orange flavoured syrup. While the bright citrusy flavour is a lovely touch, it doesn’t overpower the coffee or the chocolate. As ever, the iced version is recommended.