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5 Top Singapore Coffee Shops


An artisanal coffee wave is underway in the Lion City. Here's where to drop in to get your own craft cuppas. BY LIANG XINYI

Published on May 16, 2012

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Occupying a brightly lit storefront in the Raffles Place CBD, Jewel Coffee has become a daily go-to for the area’s executives since it arrived on the scene last June. Former corporate banker turned café founder Adrian Khong clad the 84-square-meter space with raw concrete floor, blackboards bearing explanatory sketches and a blonde-wood counter crowned with a cherry-red COFFEE sign. Barista Shin Hao operates the small arsenal of high-end gadgetry—the manual La Marzocco Strada espresso machine and precision-brewing Marco Über Boiler—to deliver exquisite cups of joe like the Chemex (a light, filtered brew) and Gibraltar (a double-shot espresso with less milk). This joint stocks single-origin beans from locations such as Brazil’s Fazenda Samambaia, Sumatra’s Lintong and Columbia’s Huila. One Shenton Way, #01-07; +65 6636 9452;

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