"Emperor's Cup" Autumn Seasonal Espresso

$ 17.50

"Emperor's Cup" Seasonal Espresso-

We pay homage to the self-appointed “Protector of Mexico” credited for the preposterous vision of building a bridge to link Oakland and San Francisco via Yerba Buena Island — in 1872.

The wealthy businessman lost millions but not his standing or imagination. He used his reputation, creativity, and gumption to stand up for immigrants — and he did it with style. Emperor Norton represents something we cherish about San Francisco: a unique convergence of tolerance, social justice, and bohemia.

 

“Some say he’d gone mad, others say he’d gone wise.”

– Historian Speed Levitch

Components:

1/3 Producer's Pride, Costa Rica
1/3 Hacienda Carmona, Guatemala
1/3 La Roca, Nicaragua


Tasting Notes: Lemon Custard, Navel Orange, Rosemary Shortbread