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Clear Coffee That Won't Stain Teeth Is Now Available in the UK
Don't sacrifice your pearly white smile for your caffeine fix.... READ ON
Unicorn Frappuccinos Spotted at Starbucks
Track down the elusive drink while you can.... READ ON
The World's Strongest Coffee is Now Available in the United States
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Starbucks Experiments With Whiskey Barrel-Aged Coffee
The new menu items will be available at their Seattle Roastery.... READ ON
11 Unexpected Starbucks Menu Items From Around the World
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Here’s How to Get a Free Coffee at Starbucks This Week
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9 Things You Might Not Know About Peet's Coffee
Peet's founder launched the American gourmet coffee industry in California 50 years ago.... READ ON
Time of Day and Age May Influence Coffee's Impact on Memory
What's your "non-optimal time"? That's when coffee may give you the biggest boost.... READ ON
Starbucks is Bringing Ice Cream to More Than 100 Locations in the U.S.
You'll soon be able to order a scoop of ice cream to cool down your coffee.... READ ON
How Used Coffee Grounds Could Save Refugee Lives
A recycled, coffee-based fuel log eliminates the need for women and children to embark on dangerous trips to collect firewood for cooking.... READ ON
Robot-Staffed Coffee Shop Opens in San Francisco
What this barista lacks in warmth it makes up for in efficiency.... READ ON
This $18,000 Machine Promises the Perfect Cup of Coffee
If you imbibe coffee by throwing back espresso shots or—heaven forbid—slurping vanilla caramel macchiatos through a straw, the Royal Coffee Maker "may not be for you."... READ ON
Your Morning Cup of Coffee Is a Chemistry Lesson in Disguise
There's a whole lot of science happening in your daily mug.... READ ON
Want a Caffeine Boost Without the Acidity? Try Mushroom Coffee
There's nothing like the smell of fungus in the morning.... READ ON
Jack Daniel's Wants You to Drink Whiskey-Flavored Coffee
Internet taste testers have declared it "sort of burnt" and "pungent."... READ ON
Get the Perfect Pour-Over with a Super-Smart Electric Kettle
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