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Why Cold Brew? What better way to combat the heat of a summer afternoon than a smooth, caffeinated beverage? With the official 2017 hipster drink of the year, a cold brew coffee, you will never look at coffee the same way.
To talk about this, we first need to understand why this version of coffee became so popular in recent years. Is it due to a new crowd of coffee drinkers? The attention to quality over quickness? Or is it that now we know more about where our coffee comes from? I personally believe it is a combination of all three. With a quick search, we can find the farm and owners, reviews of their coffee, and their farming techniques; because of that, we no longer want a drink that was rushed through hot water and poorly served. Instead, we want a well-crafted drink, a drink where attention to detail and craftsmanship are applied to attain the best possible results.

Unlike espresso, which was invented to instantly brew coffee, cold brew is probably the slowest method to brew cof…