Part of a New Antelope Valley

We opened in 2009 and since then a new eating and drinking scene has emerged in the Antelope Valley. It’s almost tempting to say we live in a new Antelope Valley because ten years ago there was no local craft brewing scene, Lancaster BLVD was still Lancaster Boulevard, a hum-drum downtown street with no art…

Thank you, Arabica!

In the 1970s, the arabica coffee bean emerged as the dominant force in American coffee and changed everything. Up to that point, robusta beans were likely to be what you’d sip in diners and dive-bars – and at home too. Café culture played a big role in flipping the script in American coffee by introducing…

the Poetry of Coffee & Tea

In the category of things that are more than the sum of their parts, coffee and tea must be at the top of the list. Hot tea on a cold, rainy day has a poetry to it that makes the moment true somehow – more than just existing, the hot tea on a cold, rainy…