Like a queen bee, a good cup of coffee is carefully tended to by workers, generates a buzz, and makes you scream if it lands between your eyes. Save face with today’s Groupon to Jake’s Coffee, Tea and Sandwiches in Ripon. Choose from the following options:
- For $29, you get a café meal for eight (up to a $72 value), which includes:<p>
- Eight panini sandwiches
Eight café drinks<p>
For $5, you get $10 worth of café drinks and fare.<p>
- For $9, you get $20 worth of café drinks and fare.<p>
The baristas at Jake’s Coffee, Tea and Sandwiches slake cravings with a menu of freshly ground coffee, pastries, and grilled sandwiches. Guests can coax sleepy eyelids open by offering them a sip of espresso ($1.75 medium), creamy cappuccino ($3 medium), or hot chocolate ($2.25), or send taste buds a variety of teas in handcrafted silken bags ($1.95 medium), which release delicate flavors and aromas as they steep or run marathons. Visitors can pair the cafe’s drinkables with a made-from-scratch pastry, such as a light, airy scone ($2.05) or a fluffy cream-cheese croissant ($2.75). To fill a sandwich-shaped space in the stomach, diners can down a grilled portobello panini with sun-dried tomato pesto on foccacia bread ($7.25), or a french dip chock full of roast beef, mushrooms, cheese, and grilled onions ($7.25).
The eco-conscious proprietors at Jake’s present their comestibles in biodegradable cups, lids, and soup bowls fabricated from plant products. The café also offers used coffee grounds for free, which are great for sprinkling on gardens to pamper caffeine-craving gnomes.