The Guide is the only annotated listing of Coffee venues in New York City. It contains a list, organized by location, of the top 195 artisanal coffee venues in New York City. Each venue is rated for coffee taste and presentation and overall quality, including. ambiance and food. There is a picture of each venue, as well as, a brief description Information is supplied as to the coffee roaster, grinder and machine. Other details include website, directions, hour of operation, and cost of major beverages.Other features of the Guide include a forward by Starbuck’s founder, Howard Schultz. There are informative articles about such coffee essentials as: origin, roasting, grinding, water, brewing at home, latte art as well as a coffee glossary .