Starbucks Coffee mugs are on display at India's first newly-inaugurated Starbucks outlet in Mumbai. AFP/Punit Paranjpe
They’re perfect spots for blind dates, ideal for informal interviews, and students find them affordable too. With Starbucks, the latest entrant in the Indian coffee market, the madness seems to have reached a new level altogether, with at-least-one-hour-long queues outside the cafés in Mumbai.
This craze may die out soon, but coffee will surely not. It continues to remain the most sought-after ‘social drink’, now that people are slowly becoming coffee converts and willing to experiment beyond the typical cappuccino (while scoffing at the vending machine concoctions). In this issue, we’re giving you a caffeine rush!
From HT Brunch, November 4
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