Edible Coffee Cup in KFC Tests in Britain
Feb26

Edible Coffee Cup in KFC Tests in Britain

By STEPHANIE STROM NYT Business Day   Feb. 25, 2015 Diners at KFC restaurants throughout Britain soon will be able to have their coffee — and eat the cup, too. KFC, one of the chains operated by Yum Brands, is going to test an edible cup made from a wafer coated in sugar paper and lined with a heat-resistant white chocolate. The new cup will debut about the same time as KFC restaurants plan to introduce Seattle’s Best Coffee, part of...

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Counting on coffee: The best time and temperature for a jolt of java
Feb09

Counting on coffee: The best time and temperature for a jolt of java

The Washington Post January 6, 2015 by Jeff Cattel Scientists work tirelessly to uncover the mysteries of the natural world, from the reasons people binge to the best way to wash hands. Recently it was revealed that they’ve figured out why coffee served in white mugs tastes so bitter. (The contrast between the color of coffee and a white mug makes the joe look and taste bolder.) Coffee served in clear glass mugs tastes sweeter. So,...

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Coffee pods: The new eco-villain
Jan31

Coffee pods: The new eco-villain

Forget bottled water. As a K-Cup backlash grows, there’s a new environmental foe in town. MacLean’s Magazine  Rosemary Counter January 27, 2015 In his 2014 book on coffee, Caffeinated, journalist Murray Carpenter crunched the numbers to find that discarded “K-Cups”—single-serve coffee capsules, or “pods,” used in Keurig coffee makers—could circle the globe almost 11 times. That meant 8.3 billion in 2013, and that’s not counting...

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The top 10 wheelchair accessible cafes in Toronto
Jan09

The top 10 wheelchair accessible cafes in Toronto

Eat and Drink BLOG.TO  JUNE 15, 2014 The top wheelchair accessible cafes in Toronto provide barrier-free access to Toronto’s favourite caffeine fix. Whether you’re in a wheelchair, pushing a baby carriage or nursing a broken ankle, there are plenty of places to grab a convenient coffee in this city. In no particular order, here are my picks for the top barrier-free cafes in Toronto. Fahrenheit This cafe, owned by top...

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The Cult of the Bulletproof Coffee Diet
Jan09

The Cult of the Bulletproof Coffee Diet

By COURTNEY RUBINDEC. 12, 2014  NYT Style When Jimmy Fallon handed the actress Shailene Woodley a mug of coffee blended with butter on “The Tonight Show” in October, she didn’t recoil. Instead she raved to the audience about the cup of saturated fat: “It will change your life!” “It’s the most delicious thing ever,” Mr. Fallon said. “But it’s actually good for you. It’s good for your brain.” It seems these days everyone is a coffee...

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