«Coffee time»


It is very common in all Valencia, mainly in the warmer months of spring and summer, but you can do all year, take «coffee time».

Usually the order one at a shop us they serve a rather long, cup and a glass with lemon and ice coffee. Once you add the sugar and mix coffee cup is passed and drunk as a refreshing drink.

You can also take «coffee time» with any of the varieties of coffee: cut, stained, carajillo, Belmonte … infusion and even any time, with the same preparation.

However, for the purists this service»coffee time» is almost an aberration.

The genuine «coffee time» is not elaborated upon. While the coffee machine is working, ou have to prepare a jar (with a lid) wih: sugar, a piece of lemon peel and a cinnamon stick. Once the coffee is ready, always very hot, pour into pitcher and stir to dissolve sugar. He goes into the fridge and let it cool for a few hours.