"So, what does coffee' mean anyway?" That's the question this issue # 5 starts with. The issue introduces rapid-growing specialty coffee production in Myanmar, including its history and the issues they are currently facing. In the new series, Meet Your Stockists, how the very first World Coffee Producers Forum went and the farmers' voice finally heard there.
Also we get to know the real life of coffee cupping which is not necessarily always elegant but ultimately creative and exciting. They spent a day with Standart Japan's stockist, Mr.Shimoyama, who is a barista in Myanmar and talk about what baristas in future generation will be like. The issue then moves the spot light to a rather peculiar but therapeutic event, "Death Cafe"-where people talk about death with a mug in hand, in search of a better way to cope one of the greatest fears: death. Finally, the city guide takes us to Berlin, Germany.