Air Mail has one thing new brewing.
The Graydon Carter-led digital publication is branching out into the espresso enterprise this summer season with the launch of Air Mail Express, a cell espresso store in collaboration with Flying Coffee. The store, primarily based out of a retrofitted Piaggio Ape, will serve Air Mail’s new proprietary fair-trade single origin roast Jet Fuel, in cups designed by style illustrator Donald Robertson. Bags of Jet Fuel (priced at $18 for 8.5 ounces) can even be obtainable to buy, together with pastries from Nicole Del Pino, previously of Blue Hill Stone Barns.
There’s additionally a information aspect on the menu (what pairs higher with espresso?). The cell cart can even distribute the publication’s particular version broadsheet “Printed Matter,” curated with best-of New York content material.
Air Mail Express soft-launched final week exterior the Mark Hotel, and can formally kick off its tristate tour in downtown Manhattan at Pasquale Jones on Thursday earlier than making stops in Bedford, N.Y., the Hamptons, and Washington, Conn.