Posts tagged with: espresso

Espresso in a shipping container: The Perch. Under tress and in a small park, it looked interesting, so we gave it a try. As usual…my choice was a mocha. While I’m not a barista, I do have a bit of experience with espresso so I have to mention a pet peeve. Please steam milk to......
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  • Street View Terre Coffee Bakery Coeur d'Alene
Quick stop for a cup of Joe: Terre Coffee & Bakery. As most of you know, I’m partial to chocolate….but not the white kind. Is it even chocolate? I think not but I was intrigued by the Mocha Bianca offered here and balanced it with a double chocolate almond cookie. Both were quite good with......
Delightful little spot: Farm to Table Bakery. A bit off the beaten path but worth a short drive off I5 or as another route to Bellingham since it’s just south of Chuckanut Drive. I’ve passed this place many times on my bicycle but never stopped in, until recently. It’s a small place with good baked......
Needed some Jo: Coffee Shack Co. Located just off exit 221 near Mount Vernon, it was a good place to stop…for gas…and some coffee on our way to Vancouver BC for the weekend. The coffee was excellent and the power bars worth the calories. Service was with a smile. Visit website...
  • Café Besalu Line Up
One of the 2 or 3 best places for pastries in Seattle: Café Besalu. I think this place ranks just behind my number 1 recommendation: Bakery Nouveau in West Seattle. The space is small and there is usually a line out the door as soon as it opens. They have a few tables inside and......
Cycling pitstop: C.C. Espresso and Ice Creamery. Needed a quick protein and carb load so what could be better than ice cream! Nice little shop in “downtown” Duvall. They have over a dozen choices….mine, a scoop of King Coffee and Salted Caramel in a waffle cone….delicious! Great service. They also have espresso drinks, pastries, bagels......