Origin Coffee Roasters

Origin Coffee Roasters

Sometimes I am accused of being a snob. Sometimes I agree. I admit that I am a picky man, particularly when it comes to coffee.  However, like all whimsical irritants, my tastes constantly change.  At times I like or hate all of the following: burnt, […]

Holy Shot

Holy Shot

Putting thoughts of blasphemy to one side, this coffee shop had a rather interesting name. In computer games that I have known, the deluxe ultimate mega-fiend slaying move guaranteed to bag you the win seemed to generate an even more fantastical name the further and […]

Bonnie Gull

Bonnie Gull

I know that playing hard to get can sometimes make things seem better than they actually are but this was a bit ridiculous. When I arrived at this restaurant, they didn’t seem to want to let me in at first.  Waving at the windows, I […]

Nude Espressso

Nude Espressso

One thing that is guaranteed to increase interest is the great reveal.  It is particularly gratifying when it ends up squashing someone down to their appropriate size.  I can remember in days gone when the bully would act all high and mighty.  Happily shoving others […]

E Pellicci

E Pellicci

There is a lot to be said about receiving banter from the waiters.  It leads to an entertaining meal. From a two second introduction to customers, there is particular skill in being able to gauge what type of reception would be welcome.  I think again […]