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Espresso and New York Cheesecake at Bros, Beans & Beats 

We visited recently opened Bros, Beans and Beats in Zürich Wiedikon on saturday with high expectations. The name already suggests that the owners are keen to serve high-quality Coffee, Made by a barista. I asked them. Each of the founders … Continue reading

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Coffee and Torta Della Nonna at Café Glueck, Meilen

The Café Glueck opened last fall in Meilen and gave the town a Café which offers a cozy and stylish break from it all. Their Coffee is above average, I would even go as far as state that they have … Continue reading

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Rome Series 2013 – Nr. 1; Espressi and Zabaione at Ristorante al 59, Roma

I visited my favourite city, Rome, again and am still daydreaming about the marvellous week I spent there: the culture, the language, the food – and – the COFFEE. So I thought it high time to dedicate a special series … Continue reading

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Espresso and very fine pastry at Confiserie Schlüssel, Menzingen

We were on a family trip in Zug one day and went to the Conditorei Schlüssel in Menzingen. Even on the darkest winter afternoon, their pastries have a way of cheering you up! The waitors are very friendly, and the … Continue reading

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Peru Arabica Fair trade Espresso and Chocolate cake at Café Noir

I discovered a new Café in Zürich, one I had heard about from several people, and found it was time I checked it out: Café Noir. They also roast their own coffee and some of the Cafés I featured on … Continue reading

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The queen of Macarons: Luxemburgerli

The last few days have been monsoon-like, there was no trace of summer. Until today. Macarons are great with coffee, they lighten up the day or improve it even more if the weather happens to be good. Those on the … Continue reading

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Strawberry tarte and Cappuccino at Christen Beck, Beckenried

Strawberry tarte and Cappuccino at Christen Beck, Beckenried Originally uploaded by the real Caffeamore And to complete the collection, here’ s my other favourite baked good from the Christen Beck: the Strawberry Tarte, with 5 layers: puff pastry, then dark … Continue reading

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Kirschtorte, Espresso and Cappuccino at Christen Beck, Beckenried

  Beckenried is a beautiful village at the shore of Lake Lucerne. It is the perfect place to spend a sunday afternoon, and you can get there by a mundane paddlesteamer. But it gets even better once you’ ve arrived: … Continue reading

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Les Gourmandises de Miyuko: 3 kinds of scones, delicious homemade sweets and good Caffè

The café Miyuko (located at the Beckenhofstrasse, near the tram station “Beckenhof”) is one of the gems I recently discovered in Zürich. There are not many cafés I would describe like this. Miyuko, however, stands out from most of the … Continue reading

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Cialda golosa al Cafe Trussardi, Milano

Happy Holidays, dear coffee lovers! I thought I ‘ d update the “sweets” page on this blog, and I found a nice addition in this delicious wafle with vanilla ice cream and chocolate sauce. I enjoyed it with an exquisite … Continue reading

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