Edit ModuleShow Tags

Espresso Yourself at Glazer's Coffee

If Carly Simon had frequented Glazer’s Coffee on South King Street, she might have sung about flowers in her coffee instead of clouds.


Published:


Photo: Linny Morris

If Carly Simon had frequented Glazer’s Coffee on South King Street, she might have sung about flowers in her coffee instead of clouds. Here, a latte isn’t just a drink, but a canvas for barista Xiao Yi Su’s latte art: bears, kittens, rabbits, pigs, hearts, rosettas, a fern-like design. He draws patterns by maneuvering the steamed milk pitcher as he pours; eyes, nose and flower details are drawn with a thermometer tip dipped in the espresso.

 

Edit ModuleShow Tags Edit ModuleShow Tags Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit Module

Subscribe to Honolulu

Honolulu Magazine October 2018
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Trending

 

41 Thoughts We Had While Watching the New “Magnum P.I.”

Magnum PI

Only one mentions Jay Hernandez's shirt.

 

20 Great O‘ahu Hikes

20 Great Hikes

20 great adventures that offer beautiful vistas, waterfalls, steep climbs and relics of the past.

 

16 Fascinating Facts About Sharks in Hawai‘i Every Local Should Know

Sharks

Important facts you may not know about sharks in Hawai‘i.

 

50 Greatest Songs of Hawai‘i

50 Greatest Songs

An esteemed panel of musicologists, producers and artists select the greatest hits in Hawai‘i’s music history.

 

Political Survivor

Mazie Hirono

A Closer Look at Hawaiʻi’s First Female Senator, Mazie Hirono.

Edit ModuleShow Tags