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"Venti Mocha Frapuccino" is not universal coffee language

"Venti Mocha Frapuccino" is not universal coffee language

The life of a barista may not seem that exotic on the outside. They’re just the people who make your custom coffee order, right? Believe it or not, there’s more that goes into being a barista than meets the eye. Most days, it takes a little bit of science and a whole lot of passion to complete the perfect coffee order. Lucky for you, here at The Roasterie , we are happy to provide you with the secrets that many coffee baristas hold near and dear to their hearts. We want to welcome you into the secret world of coffee baristas with these 10 shocking coffee barista facts: 1. Thirty years ago, no one knew what a coffee barista was The coffee barista profession is a fairly new one. In fact, coffee baristas did not exist 30 years ago. That’s pretty impressive considering there are now 50,000 coffee shops in the United States, posting $18 billion in annual sales. But purchasing c...

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