4 Reasons Orange County's Portola Coffee is the Coolest Shop in Town

Coffee Cocktail at Theorem Photo © Luis Garcia
By Kate Krader Posted October 31, 2014

Costa Mesa's Portola Coffee Lab is renowned. Its tiny adjoining coffee-cocktail bar, Theorem, is even cooler.

Costa Mesa's Portola Coffee Lab is cool. Its tiny adjoining coffee-cocktail bar, Theorem, is even cooler. Here, 4 reasons why.

1. Coffee Method
Portola customers can pick a daily coffee and brewing method, like Bunn Trifecta or V60 Pour Over.

2. Coffee Cocktail
The virgin drinks at Theorem mimic classics, like the whiskey sour–inspired New Yorker.

3. Coffee Choices
Theorem has six drink categories; “Taste” highlights specific coffees.

4. Coffee Dessert
Red Coats is an iced apple cappuccino at Theorem. 3313 Hyland Ave., Costa Mesa; portolacoffeelab.com.

Related: Coffee Buzz Words
Hybrid Coffee Shops
America's Best Coffee Bars

The Dish
Receive delicious recipes and smart wine advice 4x per week in this e-newsletter.
The Wine List Weekly pairing plus best bottles to buy.
F&W Daily One sensational dish served fresh every day.

Sponsored Stories

powered by ZergNet