New coffee trend unfolds in the Phoenix area | Coffee News | Scoop.it

An old-fashioned cup of coffee has become a trend of the past with the introduction of a new coffee movement across the nation.

The Third Wave Coffee Movement, which focuses on high-quality specialty coffees, has existed for several years in major cities like Seattle and San Francisco. The trend recently began edging its way into new locations like Phoenix and New Orleans.

Coffee roaster Trish Rothgeb, who unofficially coined the term in 2002, defines coffee in three waves: ...