TROY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – A husband and husband team in Troy is proving that passion is the perfect blend for their small business specializing in coffee called Jacob Alejandro. The coffee shop believes you don’t have to be in a big city to enjoy outstanding coffee.

Alejandro grew up in Guatemala, but moved to the United States more than a decade ago. He wasn’t looking for love, but when Jacob came along it was a surprised him a latte.

While courting each other, the duo would visit different coffee shops across the country and world. When they opened Jacob Alejandro two years ago, the would draw inspiration from all of their favorite spots.

Jacob Alejandro is located at 274 River Street in Troy. They are serving up special sweet treats, baked by Jacob, for Valentine’s Day.