No one loves their afternoon coffee quite like the Swedes do. In fact, gathering for afternoon coffee has become a bonafide ritual for the majority of the country’s caffeine addicts. This gathering, otherwise known as taking part in “fika,” describes the act of having a coffee socially with friends, family, or coworkers.
It’s a beautiful fall morning. The sun is glistening off the morning dew and by some divine intervention you’ve made it out of bed. Only one thing is on the brain, and that’s a sexy cup of tall, dark and caffeinated goodness. With today being National Coffee Day, this desire is exponentially greater than ever as […]
No need to head to your local Starbuck’s anymore to get that hit of Pumpkin Spice running through your veins. Baileys has introduced its seasonal, limited edition Pumpkin Spice Irish Cream flavor and: We. Can’t. Even. Seriously, we’ve tried it, and it is delicious. Call us ”basic” all you want, we don’t care.
Iced Coffee is the perfect summertime brunch treat, but that doesn’t mean it can’t be improved. We’re upgrading this ideal way to beat the heat with a shot of Baileys and then blending it all together to create a cool, creamy, frothy and delicious cocktail. It’s sure to become your brunch go-to.
If they and when they come, coffee cocktails tend to happen at the end of a meal, with quite a bit less pomp than they deserve. We usually stick to the basic ”coffee-plus-something,” be it whiskey, a liqueur, or some other naughty additive to balance out that java jolt. And while those classics have a […]
Some of us like to combine our pleasures, while others like to keep them separate. Regardless, here’s a humorous exploration of the effects of each one of these substances as compared to one another.
This past Wednesday, a Starbucks in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, attempted to slide into the borough’s cool kids club with their new Starbucks Evenings program. After 4 p.m., along with the usual coffee menu, they now offer a separate “evening” menu accompanied by a wine list and a craft beer selection.
Morning coffee is a ritual that brings everyone on this planet together (except those that choose to drink tea). Like wine, coffee not only gives us a sensation from the first sip but also creates a sense of community with the people sitting at the kitchen table. But why is only coffee acceptable in the […]
Good coffee is essential on any morning, but it’s especially necessary after a night of imbibing, but how to make good coffee — them’s deep waters. Your local beanied and tatted barista would have great advice if you could decipher their mumbling over the either ironic or unironic Belle & Sebastian humming in the background. […]