“We’ve all seen those mugs that warn: Don’t talk to me until I’ve had my coffee! It’s silly but true. Many of us can’t — or at least don’t want to — function until that first mug of java is in our hands. Luckily, the coffee world is robust in the Coachella Valley, where a plethora of java purveyors has created an impressive indie coffee scene that could go bean to bean with many major cities. For the up-at-at-dawn coffee shop owners, baristas, and roasters to who keep the desert caffeinated, creativity is key…”

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