One last piccolo

WA Cafe No More. Last Day Sunday.

WA Cafe will not continue business after tomorrow (Sunday, 15th March 2015) and its team will part ways due to its management deciding to stop operating the cafe. Unfortunately, this is not a similar case to RAW cafe where at least, they reopened at a different location.  WA Cafe started more than a year ago and was…

Cafe Junkies was our first stop. Longan seems a popular fruit used in cakes around here.

Hopping around Taipei City’s Cafes

Turn a corner in Taipei City and you will find coffee everywhere: From 7-11s to chain stores to world-famous roasters/cafes.  After meeting some Malaysian cafe owners who got their inspiration from their time studying/travelling in Taiwan, it was a pleasure for this ‘banana’ (and some practice for my Mandarin) in Taipei City to see for…

Retro enough for you?

Pick of the Week 1: E61 Group Head

Pick of the week is our Monday blog post where we talk about something random to do with coffee/cafes and we just run with it…  This week’s pick of the week, a favourite among some coffee-geeks (at least, me, I guess), some history and just a bit of machine p0rn: the E61 grouphead/group*. You can’t…