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The Huffington Post | Rachel Tepper | Posted 03.13.2013 | Small Business

Not all baristas are condescending and not all will grimace when you order a caramel macchiato, but coffee snobbery is a real thing. Very real. But...

Rhode Island's State Drink (We're Not Kidding)

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Orchant | Posted 02.26.2013 | Taste

No, we are not talking about coffee with milk. We are talking about coffee milk.

Aaron Sankin

Are The Days Of Cafe Free Wi-Fi Over?

HuffingtonPost.com | Aaron Sankin | Posted 05.09.2013 | San Francisco

At The Mill, San Francisco's hottest new cafe, customers can grab a steaming cup of world-famous Four Barrel coffee or belly up to the "toast bar" for...

What Germs Are Lurking On Your Favorite Mug?

The Huffington Post | Michelle Manetti | Posted 02.20.2013 | HuffPost Home

Everyone has that one mug at work that they use for just about every beverage. And even though you love it, the truth is, rarely does it get taken hom...

SHOCKER: Snarky Barista Gets Canned After Insulting His Boss

AP | Posted 04.14.2013 | Small Business

SEATTLE -- A Seattle barista says it was all satire, but his anonymous blog that made snarky comments about his boss and the customers he didn't like ...

A Potential Health Use For Those Leftover Coffee Grounds?

Posted 02.20.2013 | Healthy Living

A hidden element in used coffee grounds could give them a use beyond plant food. A new study in the Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry show...

How to Make the Perfect Cup of Coffee

Tim Ferriss | Posted 04.01.2013 | Books
Tim Ferriss

Brewing coffee beans is like cooking garlic. If you use bigger chunks of garlic, the taste is mild; if you put garlic through a press or finely dice it, the taste can be overwhelmingly powerful, even bitter. This is why chefs harp about cutting into uniform size. Coffee's no different.

12 Amazing South Indian Breakfasts

Andy Deemer | Posted 03.30.2013 | Taste
Andy Deemer

Old men sipping at small glasses of sweet milky coffee, foamed up to perfection by pouring it from one cup to another. They stand at tables, eating Khara Bath, Kesari Bath, Chow Chow Bath, and so many other breakfasts.

Recipe Of The Day: Coffee Cake

Posted 02.20.2013 | Taste

It's espresso spiked for an extra boost of caffeine.

Who's Making Your Coffee?

Posted 02.20.2013 | Taste

Is this gorgeous video very close to being a "Portlandia" sketch? Yes, completely.

The Best Looking Coffee, Espresso And Cappuccino

Posted 03.07.2013 | Taste

It's just what you need to wake up in the morning.

The Best Places To Drink In The South

Tracy Howard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Tracy Howard

Southerners are serious about their drinks, and the current issue of Imbibe finds 100 of the best spots to drink throughout the region. From where to ...

Interview With A Philosopher: Why Does Some Of Our Best Thinking Happen Over Coffee?

Tom Morris | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Tom Morris

Why does so much philosophy take place in bars and coffeehouses? What's the relationship between drinking and thinking?

9 Innovations That Changed Coffee Culture (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

In this day and age, in a world of 24/7 connectivity there is also a need for increased productivity, and so it's hardly a surprise that coffee is the...

How To Know If You Should (Or Shouldn't) Work From Home

Matt Wilson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Matt Wilson

Most people dream of working from home. But while it sounds great at first glance, there are things that you need to consider before getting into a business without a central office.

Most Commercial Street in Beijing Turn off Visitors and Renters

Alice Xin Liu | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Alice Xin Liu

BEIJING - Sometimes a street is flourishing even when there doesn't seem to be a reason for it. Nanluogu Xiang stretches in an old neighborhood and ...

Real India: At Koshy's Cafe, The Talk of Bangalore (AUDIO)

Christopher Lydon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Christopher Lydon

"... And our nation, though it has no drinking water, electricity, sewage system, public transportation, sense of hygiene, discipline, courtesy or ...

Seattle Dispatch: a Cafe, a Community, and the Moon Above It All

Ming Holden | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Ming Holden

The recent years' wave of closed doors crossing the country has affected not only places of industrial employ but also the community hubs and cafes that host local musicians.

Olympian-Sized Appetites: Top 5 Quick Eats in Whistler, B.C.

Marissa Bronfman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Marissa Bronfman

Bring on the games and bring on your appetite! Dotted along the Village Stroll in Whistler, B.C. you'll find no shortage of small, funky locally-owned cafes offering delicious food to go.

Croque Notes: Stalking the Best Croque-Monsieur in Paris

Beth Perry | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Beth Perry

Inhaling the smell of freshly bubbled cheese, I knew my search was done: Four-thousand miles from home in the City of Love, I'd finally found The One.

Stress Busting Parisian Cafes Offer Massage as a Side Order

Dan Gould | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dan Gould

There is a spirit of health and wellness that's permeating new cafes which are more about deep relaxation and healthy eating than smoking, drinking and coffee.

Breakfast Club Forever!

David Finkle | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
David Finkle

It wasn't long before the koffee klatch to which I paid fealty had a name. We were The Breakfast Club.

Save Our Starbucks Campaigns Launched: Is Starbucks Brilliant?

Wall Street Journal | Janet Adamy and Anna Prior | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Now that Starbucks Corp. has disclosed the 600 locations (see the full, searchable list) it wants to shutter, a phenomenon is taking hold: the Save Ou...

Starbucks Closure List Revealed: Is Your Shop Toast?

AP, Starbucks, Clusterstock | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

**UPDATE** The full Starbucks closure list is available here in a searchable web page. *** **UPDATE** Is Starbucks brilliant? Cities and employees ar...