The Perfect Cup - Snap #906

How far would you go to find the perfect cup of coffee? Featuring the incredible story of how Mokhtar Akhanshali braved a civil war to bring Yemeni coffee to the world, based on the new non-fiction book by Dave Eggers, The Monk of Mokha.

Monk Of Mokha




The story of how Mokhtar Akhanshali braved a civil war to bring Yemeni coffee to the world.  

To buy Port of Mokha coffee visit portofmokha.com, and to learn more about how they're using coffee as a vehicle to improve conditions in Yemen, visit Mokhafoundation.org.

 

Dave Egger’s biography of Mokhtar, The Monk of Mokha, is available wherever books are sold. And be sure to check out the book’s instagram at @themonkofmokha.

 

Producer: Joe Rosenberg

Original Score: Renzo Gorrio


The Spelling Bee


When Snap Judgment producer Davey Kim was in eighth grade, he went to the regional level spelling bee with his best friend...and took R-E-V-E-N-G-E.

Producer: Davey Kim