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Best Drip Coffee Makers From CR's Tests

Every drip coffee maker that comes into CR's test lab brews roughly 65 cups of coffee by the time our engineers wrap up. And brewing is just one of …

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The Starbucks Logo Is Actually Asymmetrical, Just as Its Designers Intended

Here's the story behind why the Siren looks the way she does<p>When Starbucks changed its iconic circular green logo back in 2011, the move was huge …

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Put the kettle on: does a cuppa beat writer’s block?

Research suggestions that drinking tea might help creativity have received endorsement from a number of successful novelists. I’ll drink to that<p>Being British, we have all seized on a report about how drinking tea improves creativity. The researchers – led by Yan Huang, from the Psychological and …

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New Book ‘Grounded’ Helps Home Coffee Brewers Take Flight

Home coffee brewers have an astounding wealth of resources available to them online when it comes to brew recipes. Yet when the sources of all these …

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How to Get the Healthiest Cup of Coffee in 3 Steps

Make your caffeine addiction go to work for you.<p>It’s true that coffee may just be the most controversial food when it comes to the wellness world. …

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London Fog

Ingredients<p>1 Earl Grey tea bag<br>• 3/4 cups boiling water<br>• 3/4 cups unsweetened almond milk<br>• 1 tablespoon liquid honey<br>• 1/2 teaspoon vanilla<p>Nutritional facts …

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What Is Sous Vide Coffee and Why Should I Try It?

Seems like a lot of fuss for a cup of coffee, but it's fantastic<p>Between the third wave coffee boom and baristas treating coffee drinks like craft …

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What Is a Cappuccino? What to Know About This Drink

Yes, it's different from a latte.<p>January 16, 2018<p>The first time I walked into a coffee shop, I was immediately was overwhelmed by the number of …

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This Printer Takes Latte Art To the Next Level

You’ve gotta see it to believe it.

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Drink Up! This Is How Coffee Can Help You Lose Weight, According to a Trainer

Coffee is one of the top consumed beverages worldwide, and according to Statista, there's almost 5.2 billion dollars' worth of coffee sold just in the United States! But what we all want to know is can coffee help you lose weight? As a trainer and Pilates instructor with over a decade of experience …

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Where the Wild Coffee Grows – The Untold Story of Coffee from the Cloud Forests of Ethiopia to Your Cup review: Behind the brew

The popular coffee narrative these days is so heavily tilted in favour of the final point in the chain, where the beverage is prepared for …

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‘Mariah Carey effect’ causes uptick in demand for tea

New York is seeing an uptick in demand for tea, thanks to recent frigid weather, and what some say is “the Mariah Carey effect.”<p>New Yorkers and …

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How to Grow Hibiscus to Dry for Tea | Home Guides | SF Gate

More than 300 species of plants go by the name “hibiscus,” but only roselles (Hibiscus sabdariffa var. sabdariffa race ruber) have the edible calyces surrounding their ruby-red fruits that you can dry and use to make the renowned, cranberry-esque tea. Roselle shrubs originated in Malaysia and …

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Coffee Flights Take Off

The wine world has long known tasting small pours side-by-side is the best way to learn. Get ready to apply that method to another beloved beverage: …

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How To Make Cuban Coffee

A Cuban coffee, or cafecito, is the nation's history in a cup. Iconic trademarks associated with a cafecito — such as its slightly bitter flavor, the …

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Why Coffee is Really Called 'A Cup of Joe'

I don't know about you, but whenever I hear someone call coffee, "a cup of Joe," I can't help but think, who is Joe?! Did he discover the coffee …

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Cauldryn has made the swiss army knife of heated travel mugs

If you thought that the cutting edge of vacuum-insulated coffee mugs was to buy one in a color other than black, then boy have we got news for you. Cauldryn Coffee is showing off its modular coffee cup that promises to revolutionize the way we carry around beverages. At its heart, is the coffee mug …

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People have spent centuries trying to prove caffeine is dangerous, but the science suggests otherwise

When Davis Cripe died in his South Carolina classroom last May, it was a shock to everyone who knew him. He just 16, and healthy. His death made no sense, especially when the coroner said that he’d been killed by a substance most of us consume daily: caffeine.<p>It’s well-known that caffeine can, in …

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Starbucks Just Announced It's Going To Charge For Cups

Now this will make customers think. Or will it?<p><i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>You go to Starbucks every morning.<p>You buy your life-saving bean-based potion.<p>And what do you do with the cup?<p>Many people just throw them away. They …

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10 Best Coffee Grinders for Every Budget (Updated for 2018)

<i>Last Updated October, 2017: We’ve added other expert opinions on the 10 best coffee grinders as well as additional info on brewing better coffee.</i> …

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Coffee chains under growing pressure to reveal true extent of plastic pollution

Leading high street coffee chains have been urged to come clean about the amount of plastic waste they produce after they refused to release details …

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Can We Talk Seriously About the Obsolescence of Pourovers?

There’s an adage in the publishing world that goes something like: “Any headline that asks a question can be answered by the word ‘<i>no</i>.'”<p>Of course, …

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Starbucks Has a Secret Harry Potter Frappuccino — and We Know How to Get It

With more than 170,000 items on its secret menu (yes, really!), even the biggest Starbucks junkie is likely to miss a few every now and then. Our latest discovery from its extensive lineup, however, just may be the Golden Snitch of coffee.<p>That’s right, Potterheads: This one’s for you! Say hello to …

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How to Grind Coffee Beans 6 Different Ways

The coffee grind is the only one I want to be on.<p>January 05, 2018<p>There is nothing like a fresh, hot cup of coffee. Period. End of story. Most of us …

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Is the Pour-Over Coffee Fad Really Already Over?

The Wall Street Journal thinks so<p>Bad news if you were the proud recipient of a Chemex or some other sort of fancy pour-over coffee device this …

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The Best Electric Kettles

No one likes waiting for water to boil, but these 13 electric kettles make the process faster—and more visually pleasing—than we thought possible. …

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7 Amazing Facts About Coffee That Will Make You Want to Grab Yourself a Cup

Many studies would suggest that coffee is not the healthiest beverage of all. However, we already know that Beethoven used 60 coffee beans to prepare …

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Everything We Learned About Coffee in 2017

2017 was a good year in coffee, and 2018 promises to be even better. Pinterest even said "super coffee" was on the rise for next year. But before we …

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