Many Americans kick off their day by brewing up a pot of coffee in their kitchen or grabbing a hot cup to-go on the way to work. But a new wave of coffee lovers insist that their drink of choice is much more than a quick conduit for caffeine. Kojo looks at the specialty coffee market and the colorful ways it’s changing American culture.

Guests

  • Peter Giuliano Vice President, the Specialty Coffee Association of America; Director of Coffee and Co-Owner, Counter Culture Coffee
  • Ric Rhinehart Executive Director, the Specialty Coffee Association of America
  • Ryan Jensen Owner, Peregrine Espresso
  • Dale Roberts Owner, Java Shack (Arlington, VA)

Related Links

Comments

comments powered by Disqus
Most Recent Shows

The Politics Hour – Friday October 13th

Friday, Oct 13 2017Montgomery County Executive Ike Leggett on minimum wage hikes, Purple Line construction, and violent gang suppression. Plus, Republican candidate for Virginia governor Ed Gillespie joins Kojo and Tom Sherwood in studio.