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.

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What's Your Favorite K-Cup?

by zackly 1 year ago

I prefer a strong cup of coffee and I find most K-Cups don't deliver in that department, even when using the 6 oz. setting. I like Kirkland Pacific Bold the best but they're not great. What do you...

Peet's Coffee: Free shipping until April 14

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

"REE GROUND SHIPPING ON ALL ORDERS, NO PROMO CODE NEEDED UNTIL APRIL 14, 2020 With the ever-changing coronavirus (COVID-19) affecting the way we work and play, we know that many are sticking clo...

Signal Coffee Roasters free pourover event - Alameda, 11/30

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

"Come to Crispian Bakery for free coffee tasting via pour-over with the roaster! " Sat, November 30, 2019 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM PST Crispian Bakery 1700 Park Street #120 Alameda, CA 94501 ...

What is the Best Brand of Green Tea?

David Kahn
by David Kahn 15 years ago

Prefer bags, and general super market availability is a plus. Any suggestions?

Breville Barista Express

by AnswerMe 2 years ago

I've read the manual and other posts but I'm still wondering about some basics: 1) 25 seconds is a good range to aim for but does that include the 4-7 seconds of pre-infusion? Should I count 25 ...

Cost Plus World Market - What's the Best Coffee?

by gwleong 15 years ago

What's the best coffee offered by Cost Plus World Market? Whole Bean, Ground, Decaf. Please post! Thanks!

Bokar coffee discontinued What's your substitute?

by law_doc89 9 years ago

I have been drinking this for decades, having been introduced to it by my mother who's own mother drank it. Imagine my chagrin upon finding it gone. I always bought in bulk, so I missed the annou...

Cofeemate and Nespresso Aeroccino frother

by Midlife 11 years ago

Not sure if this should be here or on Cookware, but it's more about Coffeemate, so I'm guessing here. A year ago we discovered the Nespresso Aeroccino frother in a search for a way to be able to...

Gevalia will pay you and a friend $5,000 to live in a castle for a week and drink coffee

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

" . . . The coffee brand Gevalia has launched an online contest in search of its 'coffee queen.' It will choose one winner (of any gender) to travel with one friend to Scotland, where they will rei...

Where to Find Instant Tea?

by cynalan 12 years ago

Hey there - I'm trying to make a home-made chai latte mix and am missing the most important ingredient - instant tea, i.e. real tea, not the sweetened iced tea mix. I've tried a couple of the large...

Swiss Government Gets Roasted Over Coffee Stockpile Changes

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

" . . . If you as a Swiss company are importing coffee, you have to - there is some sort of fee that has to be paid. And with the fee, the companies themselves are paid for stockpiling. And the qua...

Best website to buy tea?

by julep19 12 years ago

Looking to buy some great loose leaf tea online. I've come across several. Wondering if there are any recomendations out there. Thanks

Whalebird Kombucha from San Luis Obispo

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 6 years ago

At the Thursday night farmers market in downtown San Luis Obispo, I had the chance to sample Whalebird Kombucha, brewed here in town. You can refill a reusable jug or purchase a pint glassful. I...

ISO Twinings black currant breeze tea

by williej 2 years ago

Many of my sources of this have dried up. The stock gets sold and the store owners tell me they can't reorder. Even unexpectedly one small store in NDG had a sole package a few weeks ago. I was als...

Keurig Coffee = Stomach upset ??

by Buddernut 13 years ago

Just wondering if anyone else experiences this? I bought the Breville Keurig Coffee thing and shelved my Capresso burr grinding coffee maker. It was for convenence so we could take a decent cup...

Nespresso Capsule Alternatives?

by Steph_Kirby 2 years ago

Hi, I am looking for alternatives to the Nespresso capsules to use in my Nespresso mini machine. So far, I only know of Lavazza. Are there others available in Canada? I find the Nespresso pods...

new orleans chicory coffee (cafe du monde, community, french market etc)

by belma79 10 years ago

does anybody know where in manhattan i can buy the above coffee? i'm visiting from the UK for a few days and really want to buy some to take home (i fell in love with new orleans chicory coffee on ...

Disposing of Coffee Grounds

by CJinGA 14 years ago

Is it OK to just rinse coffee grounds down the sink? I don't have a garbage disposal. (Sorry, I don't compost.)

What markets still sell Paradise Tropical Tea?

by rockhead 8 years ago

I used to buy Paradise Tropical Tea at Ralph's but they no longer carry it. I checked Vons/Pavillions and Albertson's and they don't stock it either. In searching on-line, it appears it may not be ...