Coffee & Tea

Get tips on where to buy coffee beans or loose-leaf tea, how to make the best espresso or chai, who has the best afternoon tea or cappuccino, and other caffeinated topics.

Best Coffee for a Percolator?

by NoFixedAddress 9 years ago

I just purchased a lovely stainless steel Cusinart Coffee Percolator as a gift to MOI:) My question: in your opi...


mp123 commented 2 days ago

Low Acid Coffee

by Hopefulone 4 years ago

Love coffee flavor but am tired of the heart burn that inevitably follows. Any recommendations for a low acid coffee ...


Ryan_Maverick commented 3 days ago

How can I make iced white tea, like Inko's?

by french roast 10 years ago

It seems like it would be easy, but I don't know if anyone has perhaps perfected a technique. I really like white tea...


purelyenvy commented 10 days ago

Keurig and freshly ground coffee

by bxgirl 4 years ago

I have been buying a variety if k-cups for my Keurig, since I got the machine about 4 years ago. I have decided to t...


59jkappy commented 12 days ago

Caffeine Content in Coffee Ice Cream

by michele cindy 11 years ago

I try to avoid giving my kids caffeine. It makes me hyper, it makes my kids super hyper. The caffeiene content in c...


annomy commented 18 days ago

Favorite mug?

by Olivia_Oil 1 month ago

I have been looking into new dish sets and have not been liking the mugs in any of them so am thinking of buying a se...

Ttrockwood commented 19 days ago

Plank Coffee in Cloverdale [Sonoma County]

by Melanie Wong 4 years ago

Plank Coffee celebrated its one-year anniversary today. I watched the progress on the site pre-opening and have been...

Melanie Wong commented 20 days ago

HST on a $4 coffee?

by jmk60 1 month ago

My local coffee shop charges 13 percent HST on a $4 coffee. I called Revenue Canada and the advised me that on a foo...


jmk60 commented 24 days ago

Could this be the end of free tea in Chinese restaurants?

by Flynn 15 years ago

Stopped in for a quick lunch at Master Wok on 53rd Street and 2nd Avenue. Had a combination lunch special of vegetabl...


HungryRick commented 25 days ago

good espresso or hot chocolate in london?

by david kaplan 13 years ago

What are thought to be the cafes that serve the best espresso or rich hot chocolate in London? Thanks.


ShekhaV commented 1 month ago

Celestial Seasonings Pelican Punch Tea

by Teague 3 years ago

I've been wanting this tea, Mom gave it to me as a kid in the 70s. Celestial Seasonings doesn't make it anymore :( ...


justme1510 commented 1 month ago

Loose tea in tins- how long does it keep? Does loose tea in never-opened sealed tins expire?

by prima 5 years ago

I've got several tins of loose tea that have been in the pantry for at least a couple years, and some tins that have ...

TeaTimeMeTime commented 2 months ago

yerba mate- brands and flavor?

by jesse 14 years ago

I was just in an Argentinian grocery today and was checking out a display of at least ten different brands of yerba m...


tomasg commented 2 months ago

French Press sizes

by jayzeebee 2 months ago

Is there a reason they don't make French presses larger than 50 oz.? I've never seen one larger than that. I find it ...

Ttrockwood commented 2 months ago

I bought a Vietnamese coffee filter...any tips for its use? [moved from General Chowhounding Topics]

by liu 10 years ago

I just bought a Vietnamese coffee filter, similar to this:


wavking commented 2 months ago

Problem with stove top espresso maker

by katspjs 9 years ago

I bought a stove top espresso maker and when I first began using it things were great. But after the first few weeks...


edskas commented 2 months ago

Migraines: Coffee vs. Coke?

by legsdiamond12 4 years ago

A brief discussion I had on another post regarding the efficacy of caffeine as a "treatment" for migraine headaches g...


Lsdmthc commented 3 months ago

Has anyone tried Beaumont Coffee at Aldi's?

by paulispumonti 8 years ago

Another potential recession hedge manuever......Should I spend $4.99 for 34.5 ounces of this or pay the xtra $2-3 for...


Pinnah commented 3 months ago

Wrecking Ball Coffee (Cow Hollow, San Francisco)

by Melanie Wong 3 years ago

Wrecking Ball did indeed launch its new coffeebar on Union Street this morning as scheduled. The "open" sign was up w...

Melanie Wong commented 3 months ago

International Delights Coffee Creamer Kahula Flavor

by 1 wiener hound 13 years ago

Cannot find IDCCKF anywhere. Man it was good in my coffee and not as expensive as the real stuff. Both cost and eff...


kahluacreamlover commented 3 months ago