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Can we please stop painting Liverpool’s success as some great underdog story?

Liverpool’s run in the Champions League has been superb. They’re an excellent team and Jurgen Klopp deserves immense credit for the remarkable job …

The 15 best coffee shops in London

BAR ITALIA, SOHO<p>This is as close as London gets to a true-blue Italian coffee experience. Family-run since 1949, it serves rocket-fuel espresso and …

England

City’s best shot at ruling Europe implodes in self-immolating fury | Barney Ronay

Pep Guardiola’s half-time bust-up helped bring Manchester City’s Champions League house of cards crashing down<p>And fade to blue. Two billion pounds, 10 years and an entire Gulf state marketing plan in the making, in the end Manchester City’s best shot so far at becoming the champions of Europe was …

Soccer

This Is What An $830K Apartment Looks Like In Sweden

The building was built in 1902, and is bordered by a small lawn.<p>A pair of double wooden doors welcomes you into the lobby of the building.<p>Two poster …

Interior Design

12 Excellent Houston Brunch Destinations

Brunching is an important pastime for Houstonians, so much so that the best brunch spot in town is a hot topic for debate. Once you see the list we’ve cooked up, it’ll be hard to choose just one. There are plenty of classic cafes and hip newcomers to fit your weekend mood, whether it’s a family …

Texas

Astoria Launches High-Tech Espresso Machine The Storm

At trade show booths in recent years, espresso machine manufacturer Astoria has mainly attracted passersby with its gleaming vertical manual lever …

Wait, This To-Die-For Guest Suite Used to Be a Standalone Garage?!

Wait till you see the washroom<p>Of all the places to put up guests, the garage probably doesn't spring to mind unless you're the Dursleys or the Grinch. But what about after a garage makeover, in which a previously underutilized storage space is converted into a perfectly appointed guest suite? With …

Is This the Future of Kitchen Design?

Open kitchens are mainstays these days, as many Americans want homes that are airy and welcoming versus closed off and formal. But an open layout …

This Cold Brew Coffee Maker Has Changed My Life (and Saved Me a Ton of Money)

You don’t need to be a coffee geek to make cold brew at home.<p>In the summer in New York City, iced coffee is virtually indispensable. There is no …

Coffee

Could This Cold Brew Really Be Magical?

When we talk about new and better ways to brew coffee, we usually talk about new methods (like cold-brewing, or new machinery)—but today I need to talk about a coffee that’s all about the ingredients.<p>It’s called <b>magical coffee</b>, and it’s going to change the way you think about iced coffee.<p>What makes …

Fairgrounds Coffee, Now Open, Gives Michigan Avenue a Starbucks Alternative

<b>Fairgrounds Coffee & Tea</b>, opening today inside the Chicago Athletic Association Hotel, gives customers an alternative to corporate coffee shops along a tourist-infested stretch of Michigan Avenue. It’s Fairgrounds’ second shop, as the original debuted in March next to the Robey Hotel on Milwaukee …

How To Make the Best Iced Coffee Of Your Life - Chowhound

If your idea of “iced coffee” is “letting my hot <b>coffee</b> get cold” then, honey, we need to talk—you deserve better.<p>It can seem like a huge production …

Espresso Terms and Definitions

Because pulling espresso shots is a rather technical business, espresso terms make up many of the coffee jargon out there. Learn about espresso terms …

Coffee

17 Unique Wall Art Display Ideas That Aren’t Another Gallery Wall

So you’ve collected works by your favorite artist and are ready to start decorating your home. But before you hammer and nail anything to the walls, why not go over all of your options first? We know (and love) how art can look amazing when hung up on a gallery wall, but just in case the …

OPPORTUNITY KNOCKS | Whistler's "Camp" Is On The Hunt For Full & Part-Time Baristas

The GOODS from Camp Lifestyle + Coffee Co.<p><b>Whistler, BC</b> | Camp Lifestyle and Coffee Co. is hiring one part-time weekend barista (to start immediately) …

Home Decor Trends for 2017: Get the Glamour of Mineral Grey

The <b>color schemes</b> that will be a trend during next year are already known! <b>Room Decor Ideas</b> shared with you <b>The Hottest Color Trends for 2017</b> and <b>Mineral</b> …

Interior Design

24 Hours with Tech Entrepreneur Chloe Macintosh

The co-founder of Made.com takes us through a typical day in London.<p><i>Forward-thinking creatives of all types are integrating high-tech elements and innovative design into, not only the way we're working, but the cars we're driving—much like the all-new 2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class—and the way we're</i> …

Quit Loafing Around and Make These 9x5" Loaf Pan Recipes

Your 9X5" loaf pan is so much more than a vehicle for banana bread.<p>Your 9x5" loaf pan is so much more than a vehicle for banana bread. Let these recipes inspire you. (Psst—some of these recipes call for a slightly smaller pan. Don't sweat it.)

11 Fall Soups You Can Make in a Blender

Just because piña colada season is over doesn’t mean you should banish your blender to the back of the cabinet.<p>The appliance is the perfect tool for …

Blue Bottle Coffee's Tokyo Invasion Becomes Official This Friday

After announcing the completion of its 7,000-square-foot roasting facility in Tokyo, <b>Blue Bottle</b> has set an opening date for its new outpost in the Japanese capital. Inside Scoop reports that the SF coffee mavens are set to open their first overseas location in the Kiyosumi neighborhood this Friday, …

Coffee

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