15 May '18, 7pm
Yes Plz: A New Subscription Service From Tonx & Sumi Ali Is On Kickstarter
Yes Plz , the new coffee subscription service from coffee subscription service veterans Tony “Tonx” Konecny and Sumi Ali, is now live and Kickstarting . After starting out as a vehicle to sell approachable $1 cups of coffee and Roy Choi’s LocoL , Konecny and Ali have retooled Yes Plz and are bringing it to the not-just-LA-based public at large. According to their Kickstarter campaign, Yes Plz only serves one coffee, The Mix, “an ever-evolving no-holds-barred, no-corners-cut blend of the best sourced beans, roasted with care, and delivered fresh to your door.” As with the coffee at LocoL, the goal of Yes Plz is to “reach a broader audience beyond the exclusionary, validation-seeking culinary burlesque that characterizes a lot of today’s high-end coffee bars.” The Mix is based on “the simultaneously heretical-sounding yet obvious-seeming idea that there’s almost no single or...