24 Sep '14, 4pm
10 Vintage Coffee Ads Prove That Grandma Knows What’s Up
You think 2014 is the heyday of coffee culture? Forget it. Your grandma knew how to drink coffee better than you ever will. Sure, Grams wasn’t making her daily cup in a Dragon , but she might have had a siphon, or even a Chemex –two coffee devices that have been around since (probably) long before you were born but still enjoy a cult following today. And in terms of marketing, the sweet sweet nectar of this seed from the tropics has been on people’s radar for quite some time now. In fact, there are times when you have to wonder if we didn’t understand the world of coffee just a little better before we started making it complicated. Don’t believe us? Just check out these 10 vintage ads.