Joburg café’s Coffee in a Cone (the world’s most Instagrammable coffee) is coming to a café near you

Last year we reported on South Africa’s most Instagrammable coffee, The Grind Coffee Company’s Coffee in a Cone, for which a hot brew is served in a chocolate-lined ice-cream cone. The story quickly spread around the world, going viral like no other, covered by international sites like CNN and The Daily Mail, amongst others.

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Creator Dayne Levinrad quickly patented the recipe, which involves lining an ice-cream cone with a compound of different chocolates to withstand the heat of the hot liquid for just long enough. Now, Slo-Jo Trading has bought the sole distribution rights for Dayne’s carefully engineered chocolate cones, which means that the Coffee in a Cone has gone international. It’s currently available in Hong Kong, with more cities to come shortly.

More importantly, it will soon be coming to a coffee shop near you.

Coffee in a Cone is already available at the following list of places:

Royal Coffee Roasters (Edenvale)
Urban Angel Café (West Rand)
Chocolat et Café (Hazelwood)
Circus Circus Beach Café (Durban)
Essence Café (Pietermaritzburg)
I Love Coffee (Claremont)
Love Cake Café (Tygerberg)
Cup & Cake (Blouberg)

Joburg coffee experts Jozi Blue in Glenhazel have it too – although they say the cones are apparently so popular that they’ve already sold out, and are awaiting their next delivery.

Coffee in a Cone will shortly also be available at a range of other locations, including: Brewtown Coffee (Lonehill) Café 2 U – (Woodmead) Foghound (Midrand) Fixies Deck (Lynnwood) Pretville (Hartbeespoort) We can’t wait to see what Dayne and his team will dream up next!

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