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How to Choose the Best Sugar-Free Pumpkin Spice Creamer

November 7, 2022

How to Choose the Best Sugar-Free Pumpkin Spice Creamer

Coffee creamers are an excellent way to add a splash of something creamy and light to your morning brew. Whether a regular expresso or fall-specialty pumpkin spice latte, a good creamer provides some oomph to your daily cup and makes it magical within minutes. Unfortunately, as delightful as these silky concoctions taste, they are packed …

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Italian Coffee Chocolate and Cream Drink—Bicerin

September 21, 2022

Italian Coffee Chocolate and Cream Drink—Bicerin

What Is a Bicerin? Bicerin is a traditional hot beverage originating from Italy, specifically Turin. It is composed of three unique layers: a layer of melted chocolate, a shot of espresso, and a thin coat of whipped cream on top. Unlike the blended ingredients in a mocha, bicerin consists of skillfully designed layers that give …

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Is Coffee Vegan? A Vegetarian’s Guide To Drinking Coffee.

June 6, 2022

Is Coffee Vegan? A Vegetarian’s Guide To Drinking Coffee.

The coffee bean itself is of course vegan. A coffee bean is actually the seed of the coffee plant fruit (called a cherry). However, there are other things to consider before we can answer the question of ‘Is coffee vegan?’ We also look at a personal story about transitioning to vegetarianism and how coffee is …

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National Cappuccino Day!

November 8, 2021

National Cappuccino Day!

We have many days devoted to coffee even when it isn’t a National or International Day. However, 8 November is reserved for ‘National Cappuccino Day’. What is National Cappuccino Day? National Cappuccino Day is celebrated each year on November 8. It is one of those days ‘invented’ to create awareness and provide an excuse for …

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Best Coffee Liqueur to Buy In 2021

October 16, 2021

Best Coffee Liqueur to Buy In 2021

Let’s face it. Coffee liqueurs exude unmatched decadence, diversity, and a balanced touch of sophistication. Although they are typically sweet spirits consumed after meals, there’s no denying that coffee-flavored liqueurs double as a digestive and dessert. You get the best of both worlds, saving you the hassle of ordering a digestive and coffee. These bittersweet …

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Spooky Witch Brew Frappuccino (Starbucks Copycat Recipe)

October 7, 2021

Spooky Witch Brew Frappuccino (Starbucks Copycat Recipe)

When it comes to Halloween drinks, Starbucks sure knows how to get them right. Over the years, they have come up with so many innovative drink flavors, especially when it comes to their Frappuccino®. What is a Frappuccino®? Frappuccino is a trademarked brand of the Starbucks Corporation for a line of highly-sweetened iced, blended coffee …

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How to Clean a French Press Coffee Maker – In Less Than 5 Minutes

August 16, 2021

How to Clean a French Press Coffee Maker – In Less Than 5 Minutes

Four hundred million cups per day! That’s how much coffee Americans drink on average. If you are part of the 64% of all American adults who simply can’t function properly without their cup of Joe, there’s a good chance that you own some kind of device that can brew you one on-demand at home. Millions …

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How Long is Coffee Good For – How to Store Coffee to Preserve Freshness

August 11, 2021

How Long is Coffee Good For – How to Store Coffee to Preserve Freshness

Unlike wine, coffee is a beverage that should be stored and consumed as soon and possible for optimum freshness and flavor. Coffee lovers enjoy the experience brewing coffee that is fresh with all its intoxicating flavors and aromas. Whether you’re an expert barista or a regular coffee drinker, it is important to know how to …

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Blonde Vanilla Bean Coconut Milk Latte (Starbucks Copycat Recipe)

August 3, 2021

Blonde Vanilla Bean Coconut Milk Latte (Starbucks Copycat Recipe)

If you’re a Starbucks addict and your bank account is crying out for a cheaper alternative, then you’ll want to try this copycat recipe of the blonde vanilla bean coconut milk latte to help you recreate the Starbucks favorite right from the comfort of your own kitchen. This rich, creamy recipe made with blonde roasted …

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Step By Step Guide On How To Make A Cortadito Coffee

March 12, 2021

Step By Step Guide On How To Make A Cortadito Coffee

Cortadito coffee is a delicious treat that originated in Cuba. As the same suggests it was heavily inspired by the well-known cortado coffee. That being said, they do certainly have their differences, not least of all their origins. They are from two different countries – Cuba and Spain/ Portugal. When it comes to making a …

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What Is The Best Coffee Subscription Service In The US?

October 20, 2020

What Is The Best Coffee Subscription Service In The US?

If like most people you love coffee, then you would agree with me that a well-brewed coffee cannot be substituted with anything. It’s like the fuel that runs our daily activities. Those shots of caffeine that sets our adrenaline going and perks us up to take on the day, any day.  What can be better …

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Chinese Coffee

January 28, 2020

Chinese Coffee

At the beginning of Chinese New Year – otherwise known as Lunar New Year or the Spring Festival – I thought I would have a brief look at coffee in China and Chinese Coffee. China is obviously known as the origin of tea. The Chinese people and many others around the globe love their ‘cuppa …

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International Coffee Day

October 2, 2019

International Coffee Day

Yes, there actually is an International Coffee Day, and it is on 1 October every year! (This post is an updated post.) This is promoted by the International Coffee Organization (ICO). The ICO is an intergovernmental organization for coffee and its members are the governments of both coffee exporting and importing countries. The ICO effectively represents about …

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