Coffee has several nicknames, such as "cup o' joe" and "hot dark liquid." Drink it down with this Groupon.
Choose Between Two Options
- $45 for a one-hour espresso 101 class or a two-hour coffee 101 class for one ($100 value)
- $75 for a one-hour espresso 101 class or a two-hour coffee 101 class for two ($200 value)
One-hour Espresso 101 classes teach the techniques necessary to create delicious shots of espresso along with lattes and other espresso drinks, and are held at 6 a.m. and 7 a.m. every Monday, January–April. Two-hour coffee 101 classes cover different methods of brewing drip coffee such as Chemex, pour-over and French Press, along with discussions on choosing and grinding coffee beans–classes are held at 6 p.m. every Wednesday, January–April.
Perched on the high-top chairs in Calibrè Coffee's sunny interior, bean lovers sip top-notch brews paired with the shop's delicious café fare. Coffee is sourced from Chicago's illustrious artisanal roasters Intelligentsia and Metropolis, as well as Idaho-based Lizzy's. The shop's coffee boasts representatives from the whole range of continental styles, from steaming espresso to creamy, chocolaty mocha, while authentic Italian sodas tickle tongues with fruity effervescence. Each morning, pastries and muffins sate early birds, and breakfast sandwiches enfold bacon, sausage, or diced ham in bagels and english muffins.