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steveosshop

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07-13-2008 02:11 AM

Just thought I would take a survey and see what kinds of coffee everyone drinks…...

I personally like Folgers and Kroger brand coffee. Black. No cream or sugar. Call me simple. I do like the occasional starbucks visit, but they have just gotten too expensive to go on a regual basis.

Well, let me know what is everyone else’s choice.

-- Steve-o


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lew

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#1 posted 07-13-2008 02:18 AM

Dark roast, freshly ground, very strong, black, no sugar.

No Dunkin Doughnuts or Starbucks, please.

Lew

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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bhack

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#2 posted 07-13-2008 02:28 AM

Yuban original. Ground coffee beans and water. If you add anything else, its a soda pop.

-- Bill - If I knew GRANDKIDS were so much fun I would have had them first.

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Blake

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#3 posted 07-13-2008 02:37 AM

Never have been a coffee drinker. Love how it smells, can’t stand the taste.

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brianinpa

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#4 posted 07-13-2008 03:10 AM

Black with sugar. Surgar makes it taste better.

-- Brian, Lebanon PA, If you aren’t having fun doing it, find something else to do.

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Jim

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#5 posted 07-13-2008 03:13 AM

maxwell house at home, Folgers at work with a little sugar and creamer. can drink it black on occasion.

-- Jim in Cushing Oklahoma

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trifern

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#6 posted 07-13-2008 03:26 AM

Fresh ground Starbucks dark and bold, brewed at home in the morning. Starbucks on the way to work. Starbucks between 1 and 2, and then I brew another pot of Starbucks late afternoon. They may be closing some stores around the country but probably not any within a 60 mile radius of my house. Black, strong, hot and frequent.

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Bob #2

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#7 posted 07-13-2008 03:33 AM

Tim Hortons is the fave up here in Canada.
I’m looking at a proper brewer and some decent coffee now as I only drink a bit and it has to be good or its really bad.
I have almost completely switched to a brand of Green Tea from China.
No additives ( cream or sugar and delicious once your tastbuds are trained.)
A votre son Gout!

Bob

-- A mind, like a home, is furnished by its owner

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woodinit

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#8 posted 07-13-2008 04:10 AM

I’ll drink all kinds, but my favorite is a Guatemala Antigua, medium roast. I love to mess around with roasting my own. I have a little small-batch roaster and buy the green beans over the net. It’s amazing how one can “adjust” the same coffee beans to a multitude of flavors by changing the roasting time by just a few minutes in either direction. Then, of course, the grind makes a difference too.

There are 100’s of kinds of coffee beans available, and you can roast coffee beans with any hot-air corn popper…so give it a try. You won’t believe how un-exciting the canned coffee tastes after you’ve spoiled yourself with this little side hobby!

-- woodinit Prov. 3:5&6

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tenontim

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#9 posted 07-13-2008 04:34 AM

Folgers Black Silk. Black, no sugar. Drink a whole pot through out the day.

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Eric

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#10 posted 07-13-2008 04:55 AM

Over here in Malaysia I enjoy Starbucks and Dunkin’ Donuts coffee. Of course, I’m not picky. I’ll brew and drink just about anything – instant, decaf, whatever.

-- Eric at http://adventuresinwoodworking.com

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whit

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#11 posted 07-13-2008 05:02 AM

12 shots of wimpy espresso (i.e. decaf) over ice . . . black . . . yummy.

-- Even if to be nothing more than a bad example, everything serves a purpose. cippotus

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Mark Shymanski

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#12 posted 07-13-2008 06:16 AM

Its a Tim’s double double for me eh!. Other than that it is the hot black stuff they serve here in the canteen…I think its coffee ;-)

-- "Checking for square? What madness is this! The cabinet is square because I will it to be so!" Jeremy Greiner LJ Topic#20953 2011 Feb 2

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Douglas Bordner

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#13 posted 07-13-2008 06:19 AM

Kenya AA with Tanzania Peaberry and Ethiopian Harrar as second and third choices (beans – ground just before brewing); Yuban as the “Crap, we’re out of coffee!” pantry backup. Then there are two vacuum sealed cans of Café du Monde Chicory Coffee in the basement in case of tornados or ”Nuke-U-Lar” attack. I’ll take mine with enough whitening agent to yield a saddle brown cup of Joe, or black’s good too. If involved in a forced march, would be willing to chew grounds.

-- "Bordnerizing" perfectly good lumber for over a decade.

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SteveKorz

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#14 posted 07-13-2008 06:30 AM

Thomas Premium Blend from St.Louis (they sell it locally where I am) and Cafe Du Monde’s coffee and chickory. I do like mine diluted with the white stuff and some sugar, tho… I’m with Doug- I’d chew the grounds if I had to. I don’t do Starbucks anymore, too expensive. I’d rather buy a tool…

-- As iron sharpens iron, so one man sharpens another. (Proverbs 27:17) †

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Mike Shea

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#15 posted 07-13-2008 07:02 AM

tripple shot venti caramel machiato with extra caramel. a shit load of half and half with a half a gallon of shugar. it does wonders in the morning and should not be drunk within 8 hours of bedtime.
i hate the taste of caffiene but love the effects. i do like chi tea…..

-- i can do all things through christ who strengthens me

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