Mokka School and Shop, a new space in Madrid with 100% Arabica coffee and over hundred teas and infusions as well as the latest in kitchenware.
An elegant shop in the Salamanca neighborhood that has been designed by the studio responsible for the interior design of Loewe.
Mokka School & Shop is also a pioneer brewing school in Madrid, in a country that consumes only 4 kg of coffee per person on average per year, the objective is to teach people to love, understand and make coffee. The store has a learning space where the staff organize tasting courses, prepare and serve coffee and tea for both professionals and the public.
We went through the school and learnt about the origin, varieties and taste of different types of coffee.
If you want to do a course it is free but you need to book in advance. You’ll also learn how to prepare and serve coffee at home, including a brief introduction to latte-art.
Mokka School and Shop buys their beans directly from small production farms, carefully selecting and roasting the coffee.
The coffee selection includes Panama Geisha La Esmeralda, one of the most recognized in the world, with 14 awards for excellence and having reached a price of €600 the kilogram.
Also highlights Jamaica Blue Mountain, grown in the highest mountains in the Caribbean and considered the Don Peringnon of coffee, with only 6,000 hectares of production area in the country, and only supplied in wooden barrels.
Mokka also have coffee from Brazil, Colombia, Honduras, Salvador, Mexico, Kenya and Ethiopia. The coffee is sold by weight in beans or ground in the moment, according to customer tastes and the characteristics of the buyers’ coffee machines.
Completing the offer of over a hundred teas and infusions is Mokka’s own brand Exxum; ranging from classic green, red, black, white, oolongs and roiboos from small gardens and exotic fruits and mixes made with 100% natural ingredients.
Café Mokka is present in the best catering establishments, restaurants, cafés and hotels.
Mokka also sell household items such as spoons, cups or teapots and a collection of tools for preparing drinks.
The coffee machines offer includes Chemex, a preparation system suitable only for coffee for consumers with patience, which is based on a grain infusion with hot water and subsequent filtration by gravity. Or Hario Syphon, one of the most amazing methods used to produce a delicate tea-like coffee.
Mokka School & Shop
Adress: Velázquez, 101
Telephone number: 9163 44 47
Schedule: from 10:00 to 14:00 h. and from 17:00 a 20:00 h. from monday to saturday