101 year old Ichiro Sekiguchi, has been quietly taking care of one coffee shop called “Cafe deL’Ambre” in Ginza, Tokyo. He have baked beans for full 40 years, called the coffee industry legend.
“Cafe deL’Ambre” looks just like any regular coffee shop, hanging “CoffeeOnly” outside.
There is indeed only sell coffee, no milk, no juice, no sandwiches. Entrance also leads to the baking chamber, where there are still some open space. When people walking passed can smell the aroma of coffee beans.
From 1948 started the coffee shop, he has been constantly developing how good drip coffee. He has not married, in order to maintain the freshness of the beans, every time he only baked small quantities of beans.
When someone curious about this 101 year old man how can hold this old shop, he responded: “When I started, I knew how I could punch coffee to meet different people. When I see their happy faces, I had to keep doing it. ” In his view, this is a commitment to meet the happiness of others, but also for his own satisfactory explanation.
When you complain about this era, some people stick to the initial commitment, self-realization, self-improvement. No matter how the years changing, the heart never change.
101岁的Ichiro Sekiguchi，一直默默打理东京银座的一家名叫“Cafe deL’Ambre”的咖啡馆，已经烘焙了整整40多年的咖啡豆，堪称咖啡界的传奇人物。