So, apparently this is how creationism debates play out among employees of Seattle coffee shops.
Entries Tagged as 'cranky barista'
March 26th, 2012 · 42 Comments
A clue that your whole “half-caf, extra hot, non-fat dressing-on-the-side” thing might be a bit much
September 23rd, 2010 · 94 Comments
“Perhaps I was a bit too particular about what I wanted when I ordered my salad at lunch,” admits Daniel in Seattle. “I found this when I pulled it out of my bag back at the office.”
And from the Athens, Ohio Dept. of Disgruntled Baristas…
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September 30th, 2009 · 189 Comments
Writes Tim: “I work at one of the better specialty coffee shops in Portland, Oregon. Some people come in knowing that we can prepare a fantastic drink, but don’t actually know what they like or how to order it. And sometimes these people decide to write a note expressing their displeasure instead of simply asking us to remake their drink.”
Adds Tim: “For the record, these two women ordered a 16 oz. caramel latte and a 16 oz. mocha, which are certainly going to be sweeter and less espresso-forward drinks than our more traditional, non-flavored drinks. And if these two actually visited regularly, they would also know that we don’t have 16 oz. ceramic mugs, which means all 16 oz. drinks are served in paper cups.”
related: An extra bold request
May 15th, 2008 · 172 Comments
This public service announcement is brought to us by Tully’s Coffee, courtesy of Megan in Seattle.
May 8th, 2008 · 148 Comments
Jessica from Chicago spotted this gem at a Boston-area Starbucks.
Notes Jessica: “I wonder if all that special barista training they had recently included anything about dictating the topic of conversations allowed?”