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Can reusable containers fix our coffee cups problem?

STUFF<p>How sustainable are reusable coffee cups compared to a regular takeaway cup?<p><b>We guzzle our way through 295 million cups of takeaway coffee a</b> …

Review: Mitchell Blend coffee bags | The Great Outdoors

<b>Seriously good coffee bags, ideal for wild camping and backpacking</b><p>How does coffee count as outdoor gear, you might ask? Coffee enthusiasts who are …

Here's a rugged coffee maker that runs off power tool batteries

Japanese power tools manufacturer Makita has released a new rugged coffee maker that runs on battery power. The CM501DZ uses the same lithium ion battery packs as various Makita tools; the company says the largest 18V BL1860 battery is good for brewing about 640ml, or 5.3 cups.<p>Makita released its …

10 delicious caffeinated snacks to replace your morning cup of coffee

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Pictured: Verb Caffeinated Energy Bar (Oats and Cocoa, Box of 10), $23.99, available at Amazon Amazon<p>Coffee and espresso drinks are the …

No, Coffee and Tea Aren't Actually Dehydrating. Here's Why

When you want to quench your thirst, you probably don’t reach for a steaming cup of coffee or tea. But despite what you’ve heard, coffee and …

The coffee cannabis connection

CHICAGO - It’s well known that a morning cup of joe jolts you awake. But scientists have discovered coffee affects your metabolism in dozens of other …

How to Make a Floral Latte

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>In a small saucepan, mix floral extract, syrup, or dry flowers into the milk.<p>Step 2<p>Pour the espresso shot into a mug. Sweeten …

The Best Pour-Over Coffee Setups for Your Home, According to Baristas

Making pour-over coffee first requires the right setup. Specifically, you need three things: a pour-over coffee maker (sometimes called a manual drip …

Cleveland coffee app let's you to pay it forward, buy a cup for a stranger or a friend

CLEVELAND - We've all heard the stories - a person pays for a stranger's coffee as a random act of kindness and it sets off a chain reaction. Well, …

Mocha master: SKorea barista adorns coffee with works of art

2018-03-15T21:22:26-0400<p>article<p>https://www.ajc.com/rf/image_large/Wires/w2/AP_Top_News_Strange_Stories/2018/03/16/Images/dca38fd243e54c45b8de8d7696969 …

If You Love Gin Tonics and Coffee, Starbucks Just Made Your Dreams Come True

We love a good, gimmicky Starbucks drink any day. From Unicorn Frappuccinos to Piña Colada tea to Guinness lattes, we’ve tried them all, with mostly …

Decoding the Design History of Your Coffee Cup Lid

It’s a modern marvel.<p>The designer Louise Harpman and the architect Scott Specht are both coffee connoisseurs, but not in the way you might expect. …

Kelvin Home Roaster Lets You Custom Roast Fresh Beans

While you can now keep your coffee hot for hours with this smart mug, making your own coffee at home is now easier with Kelvin, a beautiful …

The Key To Coffee’s Future Might Be Found On This Costa Rican Farm

About 45 minutes north of San Jose, Costa Rica, at 5,000 feet above sea level, in a lush valley just off the two-lane highway snaking through the highlands toward Poás Volcano, sits a brand new Starbucks location. This hilltop branch of the planet’s most ubiquitous coffee slinger has many of the …

1 Great Donut Recipe, 5 Amazing Fillings

Homemade donuts are hard to beat. Fill them with luscious cream, fresh fruit jam, or tart citrus curd—and, well, they become fluffy, tender pillows …

If You Want An Energized, Pain-Free Body, Then It's Time To Rethink Your Every Step

Most days of the week, before the rest of my family is out of bed, I meet a friend for a morning walk. We bring our coffee and chat while our bodies slowly wake up. I don't wear sneakers—just simple, minimal shoes that allow me to feel the ground beneath my feet. My toes and arches respond to the …

Why an Indian girl chose to become an American woman

I was born in India. What can I say about India that hasn’t already been said about this big, beautiful country, where the culture and history run so deep that the people there have been killing each other for centuries and centuries? India is the most interesting, smelly, soulful melting pot of …

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Blue Bottle Coffee’s New Union Market Cafe Opens March 4

Cult coffee chain Blue Bottle is opening its second D.C. location on Sunday, March 4, across from Union Market.<p>The combination cafe/local training facility (1250 Fourth Street NE) the California-based company first mentioned last summer is scheduled to begin pouring its gourmet java at 7 a.m. …

Starbucks' New Reserve Store Will Sell Alcohol & The Cocktails Sound Amazing

If you didn't think Starbucks could get any better, get ready to have your mind blown. Starbucks just announced the introduction of their first …

You probably didn't realize how fast coffee expires — here are 5 expert tips for storing your beans

But besides the method, did you know the way you store your coffee can also makes a difference in your cup of joe?<p>INSIDER spoke with coffee experts and they spilled the beans on the best ways to store your coffee. Read on to learn what to do and what to definitely avoid.

The Ergonomic Jamber Mug Makes Coffee Easier to Drink

The Jamber mug. All photos courtesy of Jamber.<p>The barista’s job is physically demanding, which is why plenty of thought goes into ergonomic tool …

Winky Lux's Coffee Collection Is The Beauty Pick-Me-Up You've Been Waiting For

For many people, the day cannot start without coffee, but now your makeup bag can be the pick-me-up you need. Winky Lux created a Coffee Collection …

Could California be the Next Coffee Capital of the World?

Move over avocados, there’s a new crop in town<p>In the land of avocados and almonds, a new crop is sprouting up in southern California: coffee. We’re …

Want To Live To Be 90? Drink Coffee (And Beer)

Photo © Monkey Business/Adobe Stock<p>I used to want to live forever, but with the current rock bottom our world is nose-diving towards at break neck …

Behind the Scenes of How Chocolate Is Actually Made

In recent years, Brazil has become a leader in the international chocolate market: It is the seventh-largest cacao producer in the world, known for …

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Black coffee and dark chocolate: Enjoying the after taste

Black coffee and dark chocolate: they both come from brownish roasted beans and both require an acquired taste. When enjoyed together, they give …

Bad Coffee Will Make You A Happier Person

Bad coffee is the best coffee. Or less cryptically: The lower you can set your standard for acceptable coffee, the happier you'll be.<p>When you like …

“Coffee powers human dreams”: Meet Dave Eggers’ “Monk of Mokha” muse

<b>Author Dave Eggers and Mokhtar Alkhanshali (Jeremy Stern)</b><p>Salon talks to the real-life inspiration for Eggers’ new book about his fantastic voyage as a coffee entrepreneur<p>Mary Elizabeth Williams<p>February 17, 2018 11:30pm (UTC)<p>Just a few years ago, San Francisco native Mokhtar Alkhanshali was working …

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Crayola's New Pen Writes On Any Surface Using Melted Crayons as Ink

Working in a similar fashion to 3D-printing pens, but without the futile exasperation of actually trying to make 3D objects, Crayola’s new Crayon …

Eureka! California-Grown Coffee Is Becoming The State's Next Gold Mine

In most coffee shops, you can choose a cup of joe brewed with beans from countries like Ethiopia, Colombia, Costa Rica and Yemen. Now, a new crop of coffee growers is working to get coffee brewed from California-grown beans included on those menus.<p>When Mark Gaskell moved to California after working …

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