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 The Crooked Tree Coffee House in St. Charles. Choose between the following options:
- For $5, you get a punch card for five 20-ounce brewed coffees (a $10 value).
- For $10, you get a punch card for five 16-ounce specialty coffees (up to a $21.75 value)
Inside The Crooked Tree Coffee House, caffeinated clientele sip piping hot percolated potions that are brewed fresh daily and specially blended to order. Baristas pour large brewed house blends, which contain 20 aromatic ounces of liquefied life-juice, perfect for an afternoon pick-me-up or for making sure the cat makes his wrestling weight class. Specialty brews such as a 16-ounce classic mocha or latte fill ceramic vessels with familiar fermentations, and confectionary compounds such as the blueberry-cobbler or sticky-bun latte blend blissful bitterness with saccharine sapidity as coffee-slingers stir in flavors of blueberry, white chocolate, and hazelnut, or cinnamon, brown sugar, and caramel.
The Crooked Coffee Tree Coffee House takes its name from a local legend with roots in Native American mythology. Inside, calming green walls, bookcases, and a tin ceiling lend an air of bohemian refinement. Complimentary WiFi fuels prolonged surfing and studying, and a house piano inspires visits from talented local musicians and a lonely Harvey Keitel.