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Coffee

Former MemberFormer Member Posts: 1,876,324 The Mix Honorary Guru
Dunno if this has been done, but...

Favourite kind of coffee? Instant and cafe type ones.

Im loving the peppermint mocha in starbucks at the moment, and instant I like nescafe espresso, though I have about 2 spoonfuls per cup :yes:

Yourselves?

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  • Former MemberFormer Member Posts: 1,876,324 The Mix Honorary Guru
    I'm a tea drinker at heart but I love Vanilla Lattes from the big blue coffee company.
  • Former MemberFormer Member Posts: 1,876,324 The Mix Honorary Guru
    Char_Baby wrote:
    Dunno if this has been done, but...

    Favourite kind of coffee? Instant and cafe type ones.

    Im loving the peppermint mocha in starbucks at the moment, and instant I like nescafe espresso, though I have about 2 spoonfuls per cup :yes:

    Yourselves?

    Oh I'm so jelous. I like the holidays the most becasue that flavor comes out. Its still not out at the one I go to :grump: I love that one. With the red sprinkles :heart:

    I also enjoy
    triple skim white chocolate mocha
    triple skim maple machiatto with some cinnamon on top
    And, if I'm to make it at home... can't remember the brand, but get the french vanilla coffee with a carmel cream.
  • Former MemberFormer Member Posts: 1,876,324 The Mix Honorary Guru
    Oh the red sprinkles make my heart melt :heart:
  • Former MemberFormer Member Posts: 1,876,324 The Mix Honorary Guru
    Char_Baby wrote:
    Oh the red sprinkles make my heart melt :heart:

    You have extravagent taste :thumb:
  • Former MemberFormer Member Posts: 1,876,324 The Mix Honorary Guru
    Nescafe Gold Blend for every day drinking
    Caffetiere for after dinner, or as a treat
    Regular Americano with milk if in a coffee shop
  • Former MemberFormer Member Posts: 1,876,324 The Mix Honorary Guru
    No such thing as a decent instant coffee.
  • Former MemberFormer Member Posts: 1,876,324 The Mix Honorary Guru
    Cappucino with one sugar for me!
  • Former MemberFormer Member Posts: 1,876,324 The Mix Honorary Guru
    i hate coffee n im not keen on tea either, im a hot choclate girl
  • Former MemberFormer Member Posts: 1,876,324 The Mix Honorary Guru
    No such thing as a decent instant coffee.

    Exactly, and pissing around with coffee too much is also wrong.

    Coffee needs to be fresh proper coffee, ideally organic and free trade and rainforest grown. But the flavour is the most important thing really.
  • JadedJaded back for more Posts: 2,682
    No such thing as a decent instant coffee.
    Totally agree. It isn't the same as coffee at all, its a different beverage altogether.

    I love a really strong double espresso, really dark roasted beans and no bitterness. Organic if I can and always free trade. Don't do starbucks, it is bitter as, the caf around the corner from the office does a lovely take away.
  • Former MemberFormer Member Posts: 1,876,324 The Mix Honorary Guru
    Druckers Vienna Patisserie do the best coffee in Coventry without a doubt. (And the cakes are ok too - that's an understatement btw but since this thread is about coffee and not cakes...) You HAVE to try it if there's one near you.
  • Former MemberFormer Member Posts: 1,876,324 The Mix Honorary Guru
    Cappucino, Double Espresso or a Latte depending on my mood...
    I agree, Instant Coffee is no way near as good but my favourite instant coffee is Nescafe Kenjara Mild.
    At work I've started making myself Coffee's which are roughly 50% coffee (yes real ground coffee) and 50% cream with 2 sugars.....oh my god they are addictive!
  • Former MemberFormer Member Posts: 1,876,324 The Mix Honorary Guru
    I really like Turkish coffee but hardly ever drink it, think it's a location thing, as it always tastes better after baklava in Turkey/Israel/Harringay!
  • Former MemberFormer Member Posts: 1,876,324 The Mix Honorary Guru
    Miffy wrote:
    (And the cakes are ok too - that's an understatement btw but since this thread is about coffee and not cakes...)

    Passion fruit Charlotte. Orgasm on a plate for £2.99p :D
  • SkiveSkive No discipline. No morality. No respect. New ForestPosts: 15,213 Skive's The Limit
    LadyJade wrote:
    love a really strong double espresso, really dark roasted beans and no bitterness.

    :yes: Spot on.
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  • Former MemberFormer Member Posts: 1,876,324 The Mix Honorary Guru
    RubberSkin wrote:
    Passion fruit Charlotte. Orgasm on a plate for £2.99p :D

    I like the sound of that ;):heart:

    Except for the 2.99 part :yes:
  • JadedJaded back for more Posts: 2,682
    Skive wrote:
    :yes: Spot on.
    Seems like a rare commodity in the UK though, its one thing I miss about living in Melbourne.
  • Former MemberFormer Member Posts: 1,876,324 The Mix Honorary Guru
    LadyJade wrote:
    Seems like a rare commodity in the UK though, its one thing I miss about living in Melbourne.

    It's what the Dutch like to drink in their Coffee Shops whilst intoxicating themselves, aswell. :D
  • Former MemberFormer Member Posts: 1,876,324 The Mix Honorary Guru
    LadyJade wrote:
    I love a really strong double espresso, really dark roasted beans and no bitterness.

    Its really not the right sort to use, but Jamaican Blue Mountain makes amazing espresso's.
  • Former MemberFormer Member Posts: 1,876,324 The Mix Honorary Guru
    budda wrote:
    Its really not the right sort to use, but Jamaican Blue Mountain makes amazing espresso's.

    Agreed, and Cappucino's
  • Former MemberFormer Member Posts: 1,876,324 The Mix Honorary Guru
    pill 'ed wrote:
    Agreed, and Cappucino's

    But then Blue Mountain is about £20 a pack more expensive than even its closest coffee.
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