All posts tagged "coffee"

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    Coffee beats kimchi as Koreans’ favorite

    By Rachel Lee Coffee has become so popular in Korea that many people now prefer a cup rather than having rice or kimchi. According to the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, coffee is the most...

    • Posted January 16, 2015
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  • Angie Chun of Coffee Code in Buena Park, Calif. (Korea Times file)
    Buena Park’s Angie Chun wins ‘Latte Art Smackdown’

    Angie Hye-jin Chun claimed the title of AT&T’s “Asian American Latte Art Smackdown” champion in a competition that showcased talent from cities all over the U.S. Baristas from San Francisco, New York City, Seattle, Los Angeles and...

    • Posted December 2, 2014
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    AT&T launches latte art competition for best Asian American barista

    Who’s got the best latte art around? It’s the question AT&T is asking voters for its online competition for Asian American baristas around major U.S. cities, Latte Art Smackdown. The tech giant is pitting five baristas selected...

    • Posted October 28, 2014
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  • Signboard for Starbucks store near The Westin Chosun’s rear entrance, Sogong-dong, Seoul.
    Seoul is the most Starbucks-filled city in the world

    Move over, New York City — Seoul is the city with the most number of Starbucks in the world, with 284. According to Quartz, which calculated the number of stores based on postal addresses in the coffee...

    • Posted May 29, 2014
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    Nobody does coffee like Lamill’s Craig Min

    Recognized as “one of the top young talents who’ve changed the world of food” His clients include Michael Cimarusti’s Providence and Corey Lee’s Benu   By Tae Hong A 19-year-old Craig Min took 6,400 square feet of a...

    • Posted May 21, 2014
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    GOOD 4 U

    Four cups of coffee reduces risk of liver cancer by 42 percent  A new study shows that daily consumption of four cups of coffee reduces risk of liver cancer by 42 percent. Conducted by the American Association...

    • Posted April 11, 2014
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    Want to try a $20 cup of coffee in Koreatown?

    Haus Dessert Boutique offers The Cup of Excellence (COE)  By Park Ji-hye The next time you’re craving a $20 cup of coffee, head on over to Los Angeles’ Koreatown. Haus Dessert Boutique, located on 6th St. and Serrano...

    • Posted April 4, 2014
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