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An African Pick-Me-Up



    An African Pick-Me-Up
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    Consumer Reports' named Eight O'Clock Coffee the best deal for caffeine hounds based on its aroma, flavor, floral notes, fruitiness, bitterness and body.

    Old City Coffee isn’t just loved by east-dwelling Philadelphians. The shop has a reputation across neighborhoods as one of the top places in the city to get a great cop of coffee.

    Now, Old City Coffee’s Jack Treatman will lead a tasting of African brews Saturday afternoon. Treatman will teach attendees the differences between more than five different brews, and will also demonstrate a brewing method using something called a Chemex manual drip brewer—which we think sounds like it’s going to be awesome.

    The tasting begins at 3 p.m., at Old City’s Reading Terminal Market spot. RSVP by emailing