Starbucks Verismo Review : Your Verismo Questions Answered!

Hi guys and welcome back! Just like I promised, today's post is going to be about Starbucks Verismo System, including a highly requested FAQ! I have everything organized by category so, I guess we should start off... Design If you want to organize a little coffee station at home, the Starbucks Verismo might be just the right thing to have. The machine allows you to make your own Starbucks espresso, brewed coffee and tea, in your own kitchen … [Read more...]

Keurig Vue Review : Your Vue Questions Answered!

Brewing a fresh cup of coffee is always easy with Keurig. And, in today’s brand new episode, we’re staying on our theme to talk about the Keurig Vue System. Usability As far as the operation and simplicity, the Keurig Vue is very similar to highly popular K-cup system. You just take the Vue pod, insert the pod in the machine, close the handle, press the button and your coffee is ready in less than a minute. But, a really great thing about … [Read more...]

National Coffee Day 2014 : Freebies, Sales and Events

This Monday (September 29), we're celebrating National Coffee Day! And, there's going to be some free coffee, sales & few really cool events. Check out the list below and take a needed coffee break on Monday! Dunkin’ Donuts On September 29, guests can walk into any participating Dunkin’ Donuts restaurant across the country and receive a free medium cup of Dunkin’ Donuts hot Dark Roast Coffee, with a limit of one per guest. … [Read more...]

Keurig Mini Review

Hi guys and welcome back! Today I'm doing a Keurig Mini review as you guys requested on my social media. So, let's talk about the product... The Keurig Mini is the most affordable and the smallest k-cup machine. Mini is easy to move around on your counter and is ideal for limited spaces - 10.8 inches tall and 6.9 inches wide. The machine uses regular k-cups and is compatible with My K-cup reusable filter. And it's so easy to use: just flip … [Read more...]

7 most popular verismo pods (among our readers)

Few weeks ago we released a list of the 10 most popular Keurig k-cups, judged according to what our readers have been buying over the last 3 months. Today I'm sharing a similar list of the most popular Starbucks Verismo pods among our readership. Here are the most popular ones from the last quarter. 1. Verismo Espresso Roast espresso pods 2. Guatemala Antigua espresso pods 3. Cafe Verona brewed coffee pods 4. Verismo Latte pods 5. … [Read more...]

quick iced coffee recipe

There’s a classic iced coffee recipe that calls for cold coffee. This is not it. Not that there’s anything wrong with the old recipe. It's just...I always thought that iced coffee should be freshly brewed and ready in 5 minutes, or less. Probably that's why I was never a huge fan of the cold brew method. And, while the old recipe is still almost-perfect, for me, the "timing" (30 min) was never good enough. A year ago or so, I decided it's … [Read more...]

The 20 Most Popular K-cups (Among our Readers)

The following is a compilation of the most purchased k-cups on Amazon – by our community. Here are the most popular ones from the last quarter. Popular regular k-cups 1. The Original Donut Shop 2. Green Mountain Dark Magic 3. San Francisco Bay k-cups (all varieties) 4. Green Mountain Breakfast Blend 5. Coffee People Jet Fuel 6. Tully's French Roast 7. Newman's Own Special Blend 8. Caribou Coffee Caribou Blend 9. Green Mountain … [Read more...]