Sola is a hip little coffee bar in the heart of Old Town Scottsdale, and it offers a nice reprieve from daytime window shopping. Outside, retirees ogle eagle and horse sculptures while BMWs jockey for parking spaces with Mustangs. But inside Sola, people inhale the scent of fresh-brewed java and tap away at their laptops while surrounded by original art hanging on bright orange walls.
Sola gets their coffee beans fromCartel Coffee Lab
, so right away, we expected something yummy. The agave latte didn't disappoint. Though it's beige in color, it tastes like a potent espresso. The deep roast flavor of the coffee was offset by the sweet agave syrup, and blended together, they made the drink taste like caramel corn.