Spending time

Traditional coffee ceremonies give Ethiopian families and friends opportunities to chat, swap ideas and news over freshly roasted coffee. It is always women who lead the ceremony but both men and women participate as incense burns, and beans are roasted, ground and brewed. Ethiopian coffee sets are available in Melbourne.

For Ethiopian-born Eyerufalem Mazo, the coffee ceremony is a strong and emotional tie to home.

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