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Coffee Q&A with the Perth Coffee Project

Originally posted on perth·coffee·project:
This week {perth·coffee·project} launches a new feature which examines the most important factor in Perth’s specialty coffee scene: you. We chat to every-day-coffee-drinkers about their love of coffee and reveal their deepest, darkest caffeinated secrets. First up is Zahra of frenchtoastandindiepop, a local food blogger who loves a good coffee.  ? Hey Zahra, can you remember your first coffee? Tell us a story! On one of my first few days at university, I was intrigued by this amazing drink that keeps you up at night. I ventured to try this ‘coffee’ for myself. I chose the university food hall (not a smart move) and ordered a flat white in nervous anticipation. The first sip burnt my tongue and the only thing I could taste was an overwhelming bitterness. I proceeded to empty about three sugar sachets into the darkness before trying again. It was now both horribly bitter and sickeningly sweet. “Isn’t it supposed to taste good?!” I asked despairingly. Lucky for me, both my taste and the coffees I have consumed since that fateful day have markedly…