Little Black Drink

Here at LBD, we are all about the coffee. We will follow the smell of freshly roasted beans down any dark alley, into any fancy restaurant, gas station, or hole-in-the-wall, and sip with pleasure on a stool, standing at a bar, or enveloped by a plush armchair. 

If you, too, are all about the coffee, follow us. We are urban foragers in Chiang Mai, Singapore and Phnom Penh, sniffing out the best cafes and roasters with the acuity of a pointer on the hunt. Then pull on your boots with us in coffee country in rural Laos, Vietnam, and Thailand. If you are bold enough, we might let you come with us on tour

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Best Coffee in Phnom Penh

Coffee fiends, 

We have been pounding the pavement in Phnom Penh to bring you our list of the best places for coffee in the "Charming City". Check out our recommendations:

And let us know in the comments where your favourite place to drink coffee is in Cambodia's capital! 

Drink Me: Lao Single Origin Arabica (Feel Good Coffee Roasters, Cambodia)

Lao Single Origin

Tasted at: Feel Good Coffee II

Roaster: Feel Good Coffee Roasters

Beans: arabica typica

OriginKhamsone Souvannakhily, Bolavens Plateau, Laos 

Roast profile: full city

Flavour profile - 

Black: zesty, orange marmalade with fig, toasted nuts and raspberry seed

Drink Me: Feel Good Blend (Feel Good Coffee Roasters, Cambodia)

Feel Good Blend

Tasted at: Feel Good Coffee 

Roaster: Feel Good Coffee Roasters

Beans: arabica and robusta

Origin(s): northern Thailand (arabica); Luang Prabang, Laos (arabica); Mondulkiri, Cambodia (robusta)

Roast profile: full city/ full city+

Flavour profile - 

Black: bold, round, good balance of medium bright lemon blossom acidity and dark chocolate.

White: Holds up very well and sweetens in milk.