The Toledo Coffee Community & The 419 Throwdown

The Toledo Coffee Community & The 419 Throwdown

Latte art throwdowns are a peculiar thing. They’re extremely dynamic. They can serve many purposes and can be approached in many different ways. Have you ever attended a latte art throwdown? Have you participated in one? I remember participating in my first latte art throwdown at a shop in Dayton, Ohio. My mom came with me. It’s okay to laugh. For those of you who don’t know my mom, you might be wondering what I was thinking bringing my mom with me to a latte art throwdown. But for those of you who do know my mom, you know. She’s the real hype-man. Collecting strangers at the event throughout the evening, she created a real cheer section for me anytime I went up to compete…

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