Since the topic came up...
there are a number of regional variations in coffee consumption in the US. I'm from Portland, Oregon, USA; I take it black and brewed out of one of these things:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Moka_pot
but where I live in Virginia, it's usually drowned in sugar and cream as though it's a dessert. Narsty.
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Great River Tendai Sangha: a Tendai Buddhist community in Alexandria, Virginia, USA (near Washington, DC):