29 Jul '14, 4pm
My latest article on @sprudge is about @ThouMayCoffee in Kansas City's Crossroads, cheeeeck it out:
The bar is set up to accommodate all manner of beverages, both coffee-based and alcoholic, available throughout business hours (alcohol legally becomes available at 9AM). To quote retail/coffee manager Garrett McGraw, “If you want to wake up to a beer and a muffin, yeah, you can do that here.” The coffee program currently includes the usual assortment of manual brewing methods as well as espresso drinks made on a La Marzocco Linea , with custom graphic finish by (you guessed it) Marty Roe at Kansas City’s About The Coffee . “We chose to go with the Linea for its modesty and because it’s a workhorse of a machine,” said Nelson. All of Thou Mayest’s coffee offerings are roasted in-house on a fire-engine red 5-kilo Ambex coffee roaster. The plan for the coming months is to expand coffee offerings and to get a feel for what the baristas and the neighborhood are into, another ch...