Your mug could impact the flavor of your coffee, experts claim — here’s why

Your mug could impact the flavor of your coffee, experts claim — here’s why

Coffee lovers know that drinking a caffeinated beverage first thing in the morning can fill their cup in more ways than one.  In curating your overall coffee experience, the mug from which you drink it is just as important as the way you brew it, according to coffee experts and journalists Jordan Michelman and Zachary Carlsen, who write … Read more

Starbucks now sells pork-flavored coffee and some are saying it’s ‘surprisingly delicious’

Starbucks now sells pork-flavored coffee and some are saying it’s ‘surprisingly delicious’

Wake up and smell the bacon. Starbucks fans look forward to their iconic seasonal menus, typically full of sweet new drink options to coincide with the time of year. But this year, the coffee chain introduced a savory drink offering with an untraditional flavor to celebrate the Lunar New Year: a braised pork-flavored latte. Starbucks’ … Read more

This secret ingredient could prolong the effects of caffeine, scientist says

This secret ingredient could prolong the effects of caffeine, scientist says

Want that long-lasting buzz from your morning coffee? Skip that second cup and try this surprising breakfast addition instead. Eating grapefruit with your java could potentially extend the effects of the caffeine and ward off that unwanted afternoon slump, according to Michelle Francl, a chemistry professor at Bryn Mawr College. “If you eat a lot … Read more

I’m a sleep doctor — these are the best times to drink coffee to boost energy

I’m a sleep doctor — these are the best times to drink coffee to boost energy

Rise and grind — or not. A sleep expert is sharing the best times to drink coffee so you can be livin’ la vida mocha — and it’s not as early in the day as you might think. Dr. Deborah Lee, who is working with the UK furniture maker Get Laid Beds, recommends preparing your first … Read more

Ben Affleck finally has his own Dunkin’ drink: Here’s what the DunKings coffee tastes like

Ben Affleck finally has his own Dunkin’ drink: Here’s what the DunKings coffee tastes like

Ben Affleck runs on Dunkin’ — and it was only a matter of time before he landed his own drink on the menu. The 51-year-old actor once again starred in the coffee company’s Super Bowl commercial, this year pouring his heart out into a song as part of a boyband aptly named the DunKings. Affleck … Read more

Donna Kelce reveals her famous cookie recipe to help pay student lunch debt

Donna Kelce reveals her famous cookie recipe to help pay student lunch debt

Donna Kelce is known for supporting her sons, Kansas City Chiefs tight end Travis Kelce and Philadelphia Eagles center Jason Kelce — but they’re not the only children she shows support to. Annie’s Barn, a small business in the Kansas City area, caught the 71-year-old’s attention with a coffee mug that said, “It’s Mama Kelce’s … Read more

Coffee shop fights back against tipping fatigue by raising wages — and prices: ‘This is the future’

Coffee shop fights back against tipping fatigue by raising wages — and prices: ‘This is the future’

Tired of being asked to tip a minimum of $1 on your $4 coffee? Move to Salt Lake City, where one trendy cafe has gone viral with their decision to eliminate tipping entirely. Don’t get too excited, though — that $4 coffee could wind up costing $5 anyway. Nick Price, the owner of Three Pines Coffee, … Read more

How to make perfect cold brew coffee at home — and it all starts with this one crucial component

How to make perfect cold brew coffee at home — and it all starts with this one crucial component

Coffee is 98% water, something that should be obvious to anyone who’s ever made themselves a morning cup. And while it’s always a good idea to aim higher when shopping for coffee beans, java drinkers too often lose sight of that one obvious fact — the water you use matters. It matters a lot. And it … Read more

Drinking coffee can help you lose weight — here’s how many cups per day

Drinking coffee can help you lose weight — here’s how many cups per day

But first, coffee. Diet and exercise might always be at the core of any successful slimming strategy, but according to experts, there’s one fat-fighting tool that doesn’t require you to do any heavy lifting at all — depending of course, on the size of your favorite reusable coffee mug. It’s no secret that caffeine can be … Read more

Starbucks’ olive-oil Oleato drinks, dubbed ‘a legit laxative,’ are now launching nationwide

Starbucks’ olive-oil Oleato drinks, dubbed ‘a legit laxative,’ are now launching nationwide

Starbucks is spreading oil across the nation. Beginning Jan. 30, Starbucks will serve their olive oil-infused Oleato beverages nationwide. The coffee chain announced that the beverages infused with Partanna extra virgin olive oil will be available in all US Starbucks company-operated and licensed stores — including those in grocery stores, airports and college campuses. The Oleato … Read more

‘Passionate eater’ Britney Spears reveals her ‘normal’ weight after accusing dad Jamie of calling her ‘fat’

‘Passionate eater’ Britney Spears reveals her ‘normal’ weight after accusing dad Jamie of calling her ‘fat’

“Gimme more.” Britney Spears has confessed that she is a “passionate eater” to her fans on Instagram, getting real about her weight in a recent post “Food is my weakness I will admit it !!!” the 42-year-old pop star captioned a photo of a white chocolate brûlée” from New York City ice cream shop Glace … Read more

Green tea is known for its health benefits — but it can also make you happier

Green tea is known for its health benefits — but it can also make you happier

Don’t kettle for just any source of caffeine — green tea has its health benefits, but it could also make you happier. Previous research has shown the positive quali-teas of the drink, such as reducing the risk of fatal heart disease and stroke, and it can reportedly act as a mood booster as well. “Scientifically, … Read more

Doctors warn users can ‘overdose’ on snortable caffeine powder available on Amazon

Doctors warn users can ‘overdose’ on snortable caffeine powder available on Amazon

It’s buzzy. Locals are turning to snortable caffeine instead of coffee when they need a jolt of energy. “It’s like a less intense cocaine minus all the bad side effects,” said Max, a 32-year-old who lives in Greenwich, Connecticut, and works in business development. Max, who asked to not use his last name for professional … Read more

If you enjoy these bitter foods, you might have ‘psychopathic’ tendencies: study

If you enjoy these bitter foods, you might have ‘psychopathic’ tendencies: study

Are you one of those people who prefer a super strong, freshly-roasted black coffee over a cappuccino, or do you crave the intense taste of 90 per cent dark chocolate over white or milk? How about during a night out? Would you reach for a negroni or gin and tonic over a glass of sweet … Read more

How much coffee do you need to stay alert all day — and how much is too much?

How much coffee do you need to stay alert all day — and how much is too much?

Coffee is a part of many people’s daily grind — but how much is too much? A cup of joe stands firmly as America’s drink of choice, even surpassing water, according to the National Coffee Association The Food and Drug Administration recommends no more than 400 milligrams a day for healthy adults — which is about … Read more

Matthew Perry allegedly ‘threw a coffee table’ at ex-fiancée Molly Hurwitz, assaulted multiple women: report

Matthew Perry allegedly ‘threw a coffee table’ at ex-fiancée Molly Hurwitz, assaulted multiple women: report

“Cruel” Matthew Perry is being accused of physically assaulting multiple women— including his ex-fiancée Moly Hurwitz — in a bombshell report. While Hurwitz, 32, declined to comment when contacted by The Post on Wednesday, sources close to the late “Friends” star tell the Daily Mail that Perry “threw a coffee table” at Hurwitz in 2021 … Read more

I was a Starbucks barista — here are my favorite drink hacks you really should try

I was a Starbucks barista — here are my favorite drink hacks you really should try

Stuck in your Starbucks routine? Beyond your usual drink — and the menu boards that seem to list fewer and fewer options — there’s a whole other Starbucks experience out there just waiting to be tapped into, according to a former barista. Monica McDonald put in two years working for the Seattle-based coffee giant, during her … Read more

Angry coffee shop shares video of inconsiderate ‘pop-up wedding’ — and demands a venue fee

Angry coffee shop shares video of inconsiderate ‘pop-up wedding’ — and demands a venue fee

This a wedding that crashes you. Viral footage captured the wild moment that a bridal party allegedly threw a “pop-up wedding” at a coffee shop in Indianapolis, Indiana, preventing the caffeine purveyor from serving other patrons. “Our shock froze us in the moment,” wrote besieged bean monger Mansion Society in one of several viral posts … Read more

Is oat milk bad for you? Experts warn of unappetizing downsides to the trendy beverage

Is oat milk bad for you? Experts warn of unappetizing downsides to the trendy beverage

Oat milk — it’s the plant-based alternative that not only tastes great with nearly everything, it also happens to be practically unassailable from a nutrition and sustainability standpoint. Right? Sorry to your fave, alt-latte lovers, but some experts aren’t buying it — literally. “While oat milk is delicious, unfortunately it’s not the most nutritious option,” registered … Read more

Dunkin’ lover Ben Affleck still can’t juggle his coffee and donuts as he recreates 2020 viral blunder

Dunkin’ lover Ben Affleck still can’t juggle his coffee and donuts as he recreates 2020 viral blunder

Ben Affleck was having a fab-brew-lous day on Wednesday. The Dunkin’ Donuts fanatic, 51, was spotted on set of a new commercial for the beloved coffee brand alongside TikTok influencer Charli D’Amelio. Affleck was juggling several boxes of doughnuts as well as cups of iced coffee for the shoot — a nod to his viral … Read more