Until public transit officials make our dream of commuting to work by rollycoaster a reality, we'll have to settle for the adrenaline rush of traditional pick-me-ups. Percolate perkiness with today's side deal by stocking up on coffee and tea from the Seattle-based Zoka Coffee Roaster & Tea Company: for $15, you get $35 worth of coffee and tea products from Zoka’s online store. This Groupon does not include shipping or tax, and can be used toward coffee and tea only.
Winner of Roast magazine's 2008 Macro Roaster of the Year, Zoka has its brewmasters travel throughout Africa, Asia, and South America in search of the richest coffee deposits. Sample Zoka’s flavors via its online store, including the café's Guatamala Ayarza coffee ($14 per 12-ounce bag), an orange cirtric acidity with cinnamon and chocolate finishes. To keep your sweet tooth from eating its young, pick up the Espresso Paladino ($11 per 12-ounce bag) coffee, with a honeyed cornucopia of walnuts, caramel, and cocoa flavors. Tea-timers, meanwhile, can browse Zoka's herbal tea varieties, such as the stress-obliterating organic chamomile tea ($8.75 per quarter-pound bag). Whether experienced via fiber optics or reality, Zoka Coffee Roaster & Tea Company's abundance of delicious coffees and teas will keep you awake long enough to finish your thesis on the effects of sleep deprivation.
Zoka Coffee Roaster & Tea Company was named 2008 Macro Roaster of the Year by Roast magazine. It received positive reviews from the Seattle Coffee Roast and Caffeinated Seattle blogs. More than 140 Yelpers give one of it's Seattle locations an average of 3.5 stars. eighty five percent of Urbanspooners like one of its Seattle locations.