In a sparkling and stimulating homage to the Summer of Love and to the birth of so much creative energy, in partnership with fellow San Franciscans Chronicle Books we are proud to bring you the latest Acid Test, a fresh seasonal espresso and fruit forward flashback to the energy of ‘67. Like the complementary colors that took poster art to the next level, we’ve gathered complementary coffees that play off each other like the tones in psychedelia, buzzing behind the eyes and expanding the consciousness of what coffee can be. To push things further, to bring sweetness, brightness, and acidity to the forefront. Acidity in coffee is always something we’ve been excited about, and never wanted to tune out by succumbing to the over-roasted status quo.
Roasters’ Notes: blood orange, Paloma, pink lady apple
Components: 40% Hacienda Carmona (Guatemala); 20% Los Gigantes (Colombia); 20% Hunapu (Guatemala); 20% Gachatha AB (Kenya)
Ritual has been a pioneer in this delicious shift in coffee consciousness since we opened our doors on Valencia Street in 2005 and started what some call a coffee revolution in San Francisco. Our goal then--and our goal now--was to craft the very best cup of coffee available anywhere. Period. We've learned a lot over the years, but the care and attention we lavish on our process is unchanged, including tasting every coffee several times before it goes out to our coffee bars and into your cup.Read more