Ethiopian Coffee Ceremony

Category: People


Photo and caption by Merone Tadesse

The Ethiopian grandmother pours the family’s evening coffee, completing the traditional coffee preparation ceremony. A process that includes the roasting, grinding and filtering of green coffee beans all in one sitting, this after-meal cultural ritual requires much patience.

Location: Addis Ababa


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