Coffee

Your Coffee Needs This Yemeni Spice Blend — My Morning Cup

You're so over pumpkin spice, you have no interest in tree sap lattes, and you're getting bored with your morning mug of golden milk. So how should you spice up your coffee and mix up your a.m. routine?

It's time to try hawaij.

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We Tested 7 Instant Coffees & Here’s the Best One — Travel Intelligence

The words "instant coffee" have long come with a bad reputation, the result of low-grade coffee used to make an inexpensive cup. But instant coffee has always had one thing going for it that has kept people coming back: It's easy. Boil some water, add in the instant coffee, and you're done. In a fast-paced world, it's no surprise that we want quick alternatives, and fortunately these days there are several brands trying to improve the instant coffee game and the reputation.

As an avid coffee drinker, I happen to love the ritual of brewing coffee, whether I am at home or whether I am outside, which means it's rare that I opt for an instant coffee. But the growing selection, some sourcing high-quality beans (and ensuring fair wages for the people who grow them), enticed me to give a few different instant coffees a try.

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The Secret to Brewing Good Coffee Outside — Travel Intelligence

I love having my daily cup of coffee — for the caffeine, but also for the ritual involved. That's why, when I set off on a two-week bike trip at the end of summer, I brought along a pretty serious coffee setup. Taking a normal ritual and doing it somewhere entirely different is special, which is why I'm such an advocate of making coffee outside.

So what do you need to make good coffee outside? Well, there's one secret you should definitely know — plus a few more tips and tricks of the trade.

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Our 3 Favorite Eye-Opening Coffee Subscriptions — Shopping

If you're anything like us, your morning is completely centered around coffee. But just because getting your daily caffeine fix has turned into a well-worn routine doesn't mean you have to drink the same ol' coffee every day. There are so many different coffees to try!

With literally thousands of roasts from all over the world, however, attempting to be adventurous with your coffee selections can get a little overwhelming. Which ones do you try? Where do you start? Easy. Sign up for a coffee subscription and let the experts do all the work for you. They scour the best roasts and deliver them to your door on a recurring basis. Here are three of our favorite coffee subscriptions — and a bonus one for espresso obsessives! — that will turn you into a coffee aficionado, rather than just a caffeine junkie.

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The Grocery Store Coffee Taste Test: We Tried 15 Brands and Ranked Them — My Morning Cup

As Americans become more sophisticated about their morning cup of joe, the coffee aisle at the grocery store is expanding. Now there are single-varietal beans alongside those tubs and cans your grandparents drank, but with all that choice comes the dilemma of what to buy.

To help you zero in on your perfect cup, we sampled 15 of the most readily available coffees usually found at supermarkets nationwide and ranked them.

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​Starbucks Is Finally Bringing Back Pumpkin Whipped Cream — Food News

Every September it's not the school supplies or apple picking adventures that mark the final return of fall — it's the arrival of Starbucks' Pumpkin Spice Latte. Seriously, that sweet, baking-spiced brew is like a cozy cashmere sweater in a cup. And now the coffee chain is about to take your coveted PSL and take it to the next level.

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