An interesting article in the Ottawa Citizen today talks about an Indie Coffee Passport for independent coffee houses. In the Hintonburg / Wellington West area, participating coffee houses include:

The concept is simple. You get $54 worth of coffee for only $14. Visit any of the 12 participating coffee shops between May 1, 2012 and November 30, 2012. Get one free coffee, tea or espresso-based beverage (up to $4.50 menu price) at each coffee shop.

If you decided to go for a walk downtown, you could add these ones to your list too:

I like it. I like it a lot. It’s like travel, coffee and supporting independent businesses all in one.