Video: Get Your Caffeine Fix at The 806 Coffee & Lounge!
Get Your Caffeine Fix at The 806 Coffee & Lounge!
Wed, 01 Mar 2017 22:35:55 +0000Get Your Caffeine Fix at The 806 Coffee & Lounge!Get Your Caffeine Fix at The 806 Coffee & Lounge!http://chic.clipsyndicate.com/video/playlist/12513/6809791?cpt=8&wpid=2637KAMRis this a problem? >> kris: it's national caffeine awareness month. i came to the caffeine headquarters on 6th street, the 806. here the explain what exactly this is is the head barista. >> head barista? >> preston: coffee god. >> thank you, preston, for coming in. this is a important issue. the caffeine-free beverage industry has been sending out all propaganda about the limits of calf fean a human can consume. this is all propaganda. i don't think there are any limits. >> preston: i find it hard to believe that there's any job that's not just fueled completely by caffeine? >> that's right. truck drivers, journalist, you name it, everyone needs caffeine. in fact, in ancient ethiopia, caffeine was considered to be healing beverage. coffee, the traditional coffee drinks were used as herbal remedies. >> meaghan: right. we'll take it the other way. we'll get the most caffinated beverage they offer here, and it's pretty crazy. >> it is. it's called the cypher. it's about 70 grams of coffee beans distilled enter 16 ounces. why don't we... >> preston: let's make one. >> right now we're making a cypher, an alternate way of brewing coffee that distills a high amount of coffee beans into a minimum amount of coffee liquid. so right now we're starting with boiling the water. we want the get the water nice and hot beforehand. and then once that's good to go, we'll grind some beans. we'll set it up in the siphon and set it over a burner. now once the water is boiling hot, you'll notice it travels up from the beaker and up through this glass tube, and it soaks into the ground coffee beans here. once it's efficiently steeped, we're going to pull it off the burner. the coffee now infused water will drop back into the beaker and it's good to go. >> preston: so i've got my cypher now, which is good. i'm going on vacation tomorrow, so that works out. i won't sleep for three days with this thing. but thanks for telling us the real story behind caffeine. >> yeah, and especially caffeine awareness month. don't listen to the propaganda, find the information yourself, amarillo. >> kris: we're headed to the kitchen next with chef guzman. he's making some sea bass. do you want the send us there. >> well, chef guzman, i look forward to smelling your delicious sea bass. >>