Making the Most Expensive Coffee in the U.S.

February 14, 2017

At $18 per cup, Brooklyn Extraction Lab is setting a high bar for a caffeine fix

A new ceiling for coffee prices has been set: It’s $18. The Extraction Lab in Brooklyn is now selling the most expensive cup of coffee in the U.S. Of course it seems fitting that New York City, where rents are sky high and $16 cocktails don’t raise an eyebrow, should be home to the priciest coffee in the land, but many people are still having trouble wrapping their minds around the shocking sticker price.

It’s not all hipster nonsense though; a lot of