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Returning Starbucks Favorite: Why try the Holiday Spice Flat White?

Ahh. Something to celebrate. A delicious Starbucks innovation that now has a holiday twist. Starbucks barista Becca shares how the Holiday Spice Flat …

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Morning Flavors! Hatch Cold Brew Coffee

Nothing gets the morning going like that first cup of whatever you prefer. Some of us enjoy juice, milk, even soda, but for those of us who like a …

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You've Been Missing Out on Starbucks Refills for Years

Some good news, following recent price hikes.<p>Surprise: Starbucks SBUX has a refill policy.<p>Cold brew drinkers everywhere cursed all the money they’ve spent on seconds after Starbucks Melody, an unofficial Starbucks news website, shared news surrounding the policy. While the substance of the policy …

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How Drinking Coffee can Improve your Health?

Like wine, chocolate and popcorn, also and coffee joined the list of unusual foods with health benefits. According to a 13 year study by the National …

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Go Get Em Tiger’s Thanksgiving Coffee Menu Is Absolutely Bonkers - Eater LA

The ever-popular Larchmont location of <b>Go Get Em Tiger</b> has a special way to celebrate Thanksgiving: by making some of the year’s most insane coffee drinks. As always, the premise is simply that owners Kyle Glanville and Charles Babinksi have never actually tried any of the seasonal drinks offered at …

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Spinn coffee thinks it’s better than pods, but who is really above pods?

Pod tech creates both the worst and most encouraging gadgets. Tortilla pods? Dumb, but probably useful. Cookie pods? Insulting, but likely tasty. We all know that pod tech has its roots in the OG of pod machines: Nespresso. But now, a company called Spinn wants you to know that it too can make a …

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Starbucks Is Raising the Prices of Some of Your Fave Drinks and Snacks

It’s been a bumpy few weeks for Starbucks — first finding themselves embroiled in their annual red holiday cup brouhaha, then getting caught up in post-election drama — and we have even more news that you likely won’t be pleased about. Starbucks is raising the prices of some of your fave drinks and …

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Stop drinking your tea and start soaking in it with these gloriously relaxing bath teas

<b>As well as tea being surprisingly good for you, it’s also incredibly relaxing and leaves you feeling all warm and fuzzy inside.</b><p>Can we tell the …

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Here’s how you can make your fave Starbucks drinks less caloric (if that’s something you want!)

Starbucks has some tips for doing the holidays right (and not going totally overboard), because seriously fall and winter is the best time for treats …

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Blue Bottle Coffee Nakameguro Cafe by Schemata Architects

It was such a great honor for the architect to design the renovation of his favorite building that he used to see every day. About nine years ago, they had co-established a shared office across the street from the building and relocated their former office there. Incidentally, Blue Bottle Coffee …

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Starbucks’s red cup controversy, explained

In a world filled with many items, there is none more divisive right now than the 2015 Red Starbucks Cup™. On the surface, it might look like a simple crimson container sized to hold either 8, 12, 16, 20, or 30 fluid ounces of the life-giving dark nectar we know as coffee.<p>But it's much more than …

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Sorry America, But A Cup Isn't 8 Ounces Everywhere Else In The World

A cup is not a cup.<p>If you grew up stateside, you’re taught that a cup equals 8 ounces. The recommendation of daily water intake is based on this measurement ― eight cups of 8-ounce glasses of water. But if you’re making coffee, a cup IS NOT defined as 8 ounces, no matter where you are. In fact, a …

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From peppermint to oolong: the health benefits of different teas

Us Brits don't really need more of a reason to drink tea - but the news that drinking camomile tea may help women live longer has got us thinking about the health benefits of our morning cuppa.<p>Here we examine the advantages of regularly drinking various teas.<p>Coffee leaf tea<p>In 2013 scientists found …

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All About Sweet Tea, the South’s Favorite Beverage - Eater

Close your eyes and picture your stereotypical idea of “the South.” You might see folks in their Sunday best, sitting on a shady front porch and enjoying glasses of sweet tea from a large pitcher. It’s a cliche, but like most cliches, there’s a dollop truth to it. Sweet tea is the elixir of the …

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Starbucks Brings Back the 'Frappula' Just in Time for Halloween

A “fang-tastic” frozen beverage.<p><i>This article originally appeared on people.com.</i><p>This is what we call a Halloween miracle.<p>Starbucks just announced they’re bringing back their spooky limited-edition Frappuccino, the Frappula, which will be available in stores from Oct. 27 through the end of the day on …

Coffee vs. cold brew vs. espresso: Which has the most caffeine?

When you wake up and drink your morning cup of coffee, you don't dwell on what it is about the brown beverage that wakes you up. You just know that it's easier to go about your day after you've downed a few cups.<p>Of course, it's the caffeine that's hard at work, making your brain think you're less …

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CitiZ Chrome

High-tech with a retro flair, the <b>CitiZ</b> from <b>NESPRESSO</b> is a modern espresso machine <b>fit for the most confined kitchen.</b> Designed for use with NESPRESSO’s coffee capsules—ranging from potent espresso roasts to decaf blends—this compact appliance heats in just 60 seconds and operates with the touch of a …

How Lipton Built An Empire By Selling 'Farm To Table' Tea

Lipton tea can be found in almost any grocery store, and the brand is just about synonymous with industrial Big Tea. So tea enthusiasts who sniff at the familiar square bags might be surprised that once upon a time, Lipton was known as the "farm to table" of the tea world. In fact, it was sold with …

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5 Things Every Coffee Lover Needs To Stash In Their Desk Drawer

Because no one should have to suffer through another cup of bad office sludge.<p>Every workplace has its topics of disagreement, but one thing most colleagues can agree on is that office coffee sucks.<p>It doesn’t matter how many times your workplace changes up the beans, or whether they upgrades the …

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Turns out there’s a genetic reason why you drink so much coffee

Many people cannot function properly without copious amounts of caffeine in their system on the daily basis. They drink cup after cup of coffee to …

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The Secret Story of How the Pumpkin Spice Latte Came to Be

Illustration by Juliette Toma<p>Peter Dukes, Director of Espresso for Starbucks, reveals the untold history of how his team invented a new flavor of coffee and changed food forever.<p>Pumpkin spice has gone from a simple latte flavor to a massive gastronomical phenomenon. Consumers can now purchase …

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Stash Is a Bookmarking Tool with Automatic Organization, Reminders, and More

Web/Android/iPhone: Bookmarking services like Pocket and Instapaper are great, but one place they fail a bit is organization. Stash is a service that …

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Cuisinart Coffee Maker Is the New Champ in Consumer Reports' Tests

With the resurgence of manual French press and pour-over coffee makers, electric drip machines seem so uncool. But there’s much to be admired about …

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Here's why coffee tastes weird on an airplane

The beans aren’t really to blame.<p>In fact, a number of airlines now get their grounds from popular brand name roasters like Starbucks (Delta) or Dunkin’ Donuts (Jet Blue).<p><b>The real culprit: the H20 used in airplane brew.</b><p><b>Planes have tanks filled with ‘potable water’, aka water used for washing your</b> …

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6 Best Coffee Houses, Drinks, and Beans in Metro Phoenix

The 2016 edition of New Times' Best of Phoenix is out now. Here's our list of the best places and drinks to help you get your caffeine fix in metro …

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13 best fall coffees and teas in Cleveland (that aren't pumpkin spice)

CLEVELAND, Ohio - Love it or hate it, the polarizing pumpkin spice is still the reigning fall beverage of choice. That doesn’t stop Cleveland coffee …

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A bit wild: Asian animal cafes go from mere cats to meerkats - World

BANGKOK (AP) " Cat cafes where customers sip lattes while petting resident kitties are just opening their doors around the U.S. and Europe. But in …

Hurricane Matthew: You can still get your coffee fix at Subculture in West Palm

Matthew isn’t stopping <b>Subculture’s</b> baristas from throwing on their tees and showing up to work this morning. In an Instagram and Twitter post …

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