Re: [71attendees] espresso report

Christopher Small <csmall@bbn.com> Thu, 13 March 2008 19:31 UTC

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Subject: Re: [71attendees] espresso report
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Ben Campbell wrote:
> On Mar 12, 2008, at 10:16 AM, Dan Wing wrote:
> 
>> * Spruce Street Espresso, 1101 Spruce Street (and 11th Avenue). This is a
>> brand-new shop (their grand opening is on Saturday). They use Counter
>> Culture beans, Rio grinders, and a 3-group La Marzocco machine with a 
>> bottomless portafilter. Very nice macchiato and espresso. They are roughly
>> 6 blocks from the hotel.
>>
> 
> Robert Sparks, Adam Roach, and I tried it this afternoon, and all  
> three of us concurred with your report.
> 
> In my own opinion, this is one of the top 3 I have had in the US (with  
> the others being Intelligentsia in Chicago and Espresso Vivace in  
> Seattle.) I'd have to get them side-by-side to pick which was best.

Just got back from Spruce Street Espresso. The first ristretto (they only serve 
ristretto) was quite good. I had a second one, to see if it was repeatable (i

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