Berlin's Coffee Scene: The Next Big Thing | Food History & New Markets |
Specialty coffee is booming in Germany, thanks in large part to the Berlin Coffee Society

A few friends in the specialty-coffee industry have been buzzing to me for a while now about how the scene is growing, and growing fast, in Berlin, Germany. The trajectory reminds me of what’s happened in recent years in Paris, France, or New York City: the culture is already educated and food-loving, but for some reason, coffee has come late in the game. However, once it’s there, it builds exponentially until it’s being talked about the world over. It’s really exciting to see..."