It’s a sad state of affairs when you walk across the market in Mainz and find a gap where Caffea Moguntia‘s TSOW should be.
I mean, I don’t begrudge them their vacation in Capetown, undoubtedly deserved after slaving all year over a hot expresso machine.
But THREE WEEKS?
Have they given no thought to their customers?
What’s a bloke meant to do for THREE WEEKS?
Having dragged myself out of the deep pit of caffeine withdrawal induced depression, I’ve found a solution:
Hot chocolate from “Extrablatt”, a cafe on the Schillerplatz.
Their coffee’s REALLY naff – the push-a-button-machine-made stuff – but their hot chocolate’s quite divine.
AND you get whipped cream on top.
Even if it is out of an aerosol…..