one way valve said that yogyakarta is located in the southern central of Java, Indonesia, which is the headstream of Java cultural. The literature and dance are thriving, with many reliefs and statues, also has the world famous thousands years′ history borobudur of Buddhist.
Kopi Joss is a unique type of charcoal coffee in Yogyakarta. That's right. It is freshly brewing charcoal coffee, not a triple charcoal coffee. A cup of Kopi Joss costs only Rp 4,000 for a street tea stand in Yogyakarta. The locals kill times over there chatting with friends, rest, and you can easily find a cup of authentic Kopi Joss here. Basically, the tourists will choose to try this local famous drink.
After confirming your requests, the boss will first pour some coffee into the cup, and then pour the hot water and add sugar. The boss takes the hot water pot expertly, and picked up two pieces red hot charcoal from the bottom and added into the coffee. The sound of water in an instant proves that they are "alive". The temperature of the red hot charcoal has decreased with the water temperature drops soon, the charcoal turns back into the darkness before it was burned.
Over 50 years of history, Kopi Joss has become popular with locals and has become a habit. Some local baristas said this drink can help restore one's strength. For the reason why this drink is famous at local, that is because of the curiosity of everyone.
The content of charcoal coffee is less than regular coffee, perhaps because charcoal absorbs some of it. Charcoal's high humidity is good to neutralize the acidity of coffee, but also exudes a unique smell and caramel aroma. Charcoal helps to neutralize gastric acid and it becomes remedies for bloating for a long term, digesting food and healing the gastrointestinal tract.
One way valve believes that drinking coffee should be like tasting wine, first smell the aroma, and then try a small bite, that you can taste the essence of it.