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Review of Modus Coffee: Our Search for Vancouver’s Best Coffee

Author: Shirley & Mike Wong

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Modus Coffee in Mount Pleasant signifies the arrival of specialty coffee from a micro roaster that’s determined to be approachable. It’s Stop 138 on our Search for Vancouver’s Best Coffee.

“Hang the sign upon the door.”

-The System (from “Don’t Disturb This Groove”)

Modus Coffee opened a few weeks ago in Mount Pleasant – a feat that did not get accomplished overnight. After other possible locations fell through, young owners Sharif and Jessica persisted before finally landing their current location at West Broadway and Manitoba. Continue reading Review of Modus Coffee: Our Search for Vancouver’s Best Coffee

Review of Fresh Press Coffee Bar: Our Search for Vancouver’s Best Coffee

Author: Shirley & Mike Wong

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Questa, the barista and co-owner of the hard-to-find Fresh Press Coffee Bar in Richmond. It’s our latest discovery as Stop 38 in our weekly Search for Vancouver’s Best Coffee.

“Who are we? Just a speck of dust within the galaxy?”

– Adam Levine (from “Lost Stars”)

The owner apologizes. Making Mike’s Chemex brewed coffee, she’s moving slowly behind the counter, explaining she’s feeling out of sorts. Having just had her wisdom teeth removed yesterday, she’s surprised to be in a lot of pain. She’s trying not to talk too much. Continue reading Review of Fresh Press Coffee Bar: Our Search for Vancouver’s Best Coffee