lucas zanotto brews the smallest cup of coffee in the world

lucas zanotto brews the smallest cup of coffee in the world

helsinki based designer, lucas zanotto, has created the world’s smallest cup of coffee for finnish coffee suppliers, paulig. using a single bean of coffee and a miniature filter, zanotto produced a small serving of rich paulig coffee.
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a single coffee bean was manually grinded into grains
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a single bean was grinded manually and then brewed using a small paper filter. the water was then heated using a miniature candle and poured over the coffee filter using a small ladle. with a few drops of rich coffee, zanotto serves a small cup in a miniature glass. in order to demonstrate the tiny scale of the serving, zanotto photographed his work next to the eraser of a pencil.
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a miniature contraption of a mini jar and filter were used to create the filtered batch
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the small cup is about the size of a finger-nail 
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the designer partnered with paulig to create a fun campaign for their coffee
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the scale is shown using the photograph of a pencil eraser 

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