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Linda Falkenstein

Madison continues to up its coffee game. Stone Creek Coffee, Cafe Domestique and Cafe Social all have different strengths. more

Feb 23, 2017 5:00 AM FOOD & DRINK

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Linda Falkenstein

Tailgate, the Coffee Shop and Don’t Ask Why are trying to cultivate a local vibe with a new, high-concept retail experience. Have a coffee, buy a T-shirt. more

Jul 7, 2016 5:00 AM Emphasis

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Stephanie Hofmann

Cafe Maya celebrates the best of Mexican coffee. Mocha with Mexican chocolate, latte with horchata and even a café de olla. more

Mar 24, 2016 5:00 AM Reviews

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Stephanie Hofmann

Marina Cumbre beans at 5th Element provide a cheeky wake-up call. This coffee from El Salvador has an edge, but no real harsh notes. more

Mar 17, 2016 5:00 AM Reviews

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Stephanie Hofmann

Salted Root has taken over the Allen Street spot formerly occupied by the Froth House. It has good vibes, beans from Just Coffee and plenty of distractions. more

Mar 10, 2016 5:00 AM Reviews

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Stephanie Hofmann

Coffee Gallerie brings JBC beans and a commitment to the neighborhood to the table. more

Mar 3, 2016 5:00 AM Reviews

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Stephanie Hofmann

Michelangelo’s whole-milk latte has a nice balance of bracing coffee with creamy milk. more

Feb 25, 2016 5:00 AM Reviews

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Stephanie Hofmann

The one-cup Clover system is available at select Starbucks. Is it worth seeking out? more

Feb 18, 2016 5:00 AM Reviews

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Stephanie Hofmann

CoffeeBytes’ has convenient study space, beans from Ancora and a menu of mighty monthly latte specials more

Feb 11, 2016 5:00 AM Reviews

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Stephanie Hofmann

Johnson Public House offers several espresso bases for cappuccino. Have it your way. more

Jan 28, 2016 5:00 AM Reviews

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Stephanie Hofmann

New Atwood Barriques location has inventive baristas. They're whipping up their own espresso recipes. more

Jan 14, 2016 5:00 AM Reviews

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Philip Ashby

Sí Café, a new coffee bar that shares a space with Ritual Barbers, is worth a visit even if you’re not getting a haircut. more

Jan 7, 2016 5:00 AM Reviews

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Stephanie Hofmann

The chocolate coffee from Red Elephant is a delicious idea, but if you’re in the mood for that sort of thing, maybe just get a mocha. more

Dec 23, 2015 5:00 AM Reviews

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Stephanie Hofmann

Start your day right with breakfast in a cup, aka the maple bacon latte from Ground Zero Coffee on Williamson Street. Pancakes not included. more

Dec 17, 2015 5:00 AM Reviews

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Stephanie Hofmann

Parisian hot chocolate, inspired by Chocolaterian Cafe co-owner Leanne Cordisco’s transcendent experience in a cafe overlooking the Louvre, is made from melted Belgian semisweet chocolate, Sassy Cow cream and whole milk (yes, both). more

Dec 10, 2015 5:00 AM Reviews

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Stephanie Hofmann

Is “To Boldly Joe” at Cargo Coffee just a red-eye? Well, it’s made with the cafe’s dark Atomic house roast. more

Dec 3, 2015 5:00 AM Reviews

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Stephanie Hofmann

Turkish coffee is an ancient, unfiltered method of brewing coffee. You can get a demitasse at Kabul Restaurant on State Street. more

Nov 25, 2015 9:00 AM Reviews

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Cody Bond

Kin-Kin coffee and espresso are the stars of the show at A-OK, the new coffee shop/hipster diner/beer and cocktail bar on East Washington Avenue. more

Nov 19, 2015 5:00 AM Reviews

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Cody Bond

The season’s signature latte — pumpkin spice — comes with a housemade pumpkin syrup at Cafe Zoma. more

Nov 12, 2015 6:00 AM Reviews

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Tommy Washbush

Espresso Royale’s PB&J latte works well (reminiscent of a Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup). The “jelly” comes through only slightly. more

Nov 5, 2015 5:00 AM Reviews