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Starbucks selling a $7 cup of coffee

Would you buy Starbucks' new $7 cup of coffee?

Seattle-based Starbucks is now offering a 16-ounce “grande” cup of coffee for $7, according to a Washington Post online story.

Except in this case, the brew is a specialty coffee — Costa Rica Finca Palmilera, which you can also buy in a half-pound bag for $40.

The coffee is made from a rare, hard-to-grow varietal called Geisha, the Post reports.

The new coffee is available at only 46 locations in the U.S. Northwest — locations that have the expensive Clover brewing machines, according to the Post story.

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