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How to make it really work for you, every time you drink it.
Given your body's desire to get more sleep, what's known as "sleep inertia," it's natural to wake up tired. This often wears off in about 15 minutes, but if you've already drunk your first cup by then, it can lead to your ...
 
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We've been doing it all wrong
If your job involves you pretending to be a functioning adult 5 days a week you probably rely on a early morning hit of caffeine to help you feel human.Sadly, it turns out we've been doing coffee all wrong. Research by a ph.D student at Uniformed Services University of the Health ...
 
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Caffeine is a great anti-obesity drink.
Are you reeling from overdosing on food over Christmas? If you’re worried about putting on a few pounds after all that lechon and those holiday pastries, scientists suggest a possible solution to stave off weight gain: Drink coffee or tea. According to a study ...
 
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These Philippine coffees stood out among 700 entries from around the world.
Bukidnon-grown Mirabueno Coffee, and SGD Coffee, which is picked in Northern Sagada, were recognized as two of the world’s best coffees at the recent Agence pour la Valorisation des Produits Agricoles (AVPA). Mirabueno Coffee received the Gourmet prize for the puissant doux (bold ...
 
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A cup of coffee is deeper than most realize.
The Philippines has a long history with coffee, starting in 1740 when the crop was introduced by the Spanish to the country.Until the '70s, coffee was a major industry in the Philippines, but in 2014, with the collapse of the International Coffee ...
 
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So that explains all those sleepless nights!
How many times have you ordered a decaf after dinner, thinking it wouldn't keep you up at night? In case you don't know, decaf is short for decaffeinated, which means caffeine from coffee beans, cocoa, and tea have been removed. According to SELF.com, ...
 
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It depends on how much you have.
Many of us rely on caffeine to get through the day, especially when it means going to work even before the sun is up. Unlike most people who have their first cup right away, I endure two hours from the moment my ...
 
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Try taking a trip to Sagada to gain a newfound appreciation for coffee.
We don’t know exactly when the coffee revolution started in the Philippines (if there was a revolution at all) but in the last decade or so, the dark brew has become almost as ubiquitous as rice. But have your ever thought about ...
 
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Ahead of the franchise’s much-awaited opening, Michael Concepcion reveals why the brand is poised to be a game-changer.
“What makes Elephant Grounds so great is the sum of its parts, how it all comes together,” says Michael Concepcion, the retailer and restaurateur, who's been on top of the whole process of bringing the café franchise from Hong Kong to Manila’s shores.This, ...
 
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So, you’re a coffee lover huh? Bet you didn’t know these tidbits.
Love coffee? Great, that makes you one among the millions of us in this coffee-crazed country. But despite it being the first thing a lot of us drink in the morning, there are still many things we don’t know about coffee and ...
 
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Black Sheep serves up third-wave coffee and classic cocktails with a radical vibe   
When you enter Black Sheep Coffee at its new S Maison location, you will be befuddled for a moment. The usual coffee shop feel, with its light wood and polished brass, bossa nova, and clean-cut baristas, is replaced by unfinished walls, Banksy-style ...
 
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It's a Starbucks laboratory.
The new Starbucks Tokyo Roastery in Nakameguro, Tokyo is the biggest Starbucks store in the world. It’s a four-story building with a 55-foot cask adorned with copper cherry blossoms. The main bar is on the first floor, where the customers can see the skillful art ...
 
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Sipping coffee has never been more patriotic.
Filipinos are rabid coffee drinkers. We drink so much coffee that we need to import coffee beans from other countries. But that doesn’t mean local farmers aren’t doing their part to meet our thirst for coffee. In regions of the country that allow ...
 
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A local coffee company is helping farmers in the remote highland town.
After the devastation of typhoon Ompong last year, Michael Harris Conlin and his team at Henry & Sons volunteered to deliver relief goods, specifically water, to the remote municipality of Itogon, Benguet. There he discovered a mining town whose residents were in ...
 
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It's the crossover we never thought we needed.
George Clooney has been the face of Nespresso for over two decades. Through the years, he’s starred in several creative campaigns for the premium coffee brand. Clooney’s latest commercial, however, is definitely one of his most amazing ones yet.In The Quest, Clooney ...
 
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It just opened in Milan.
Starbucks just opened its first ever cafe in Italy a few days ago. Called the Reserve Roastery, it lives in a former post office in Milan's Palazzo delle Poste, near some of the city's busiest tourist destinations. And holy hell, it is ...
 
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They're even more intriguing than they sound.
Snack by Yardstick Coffee isn't some newfangled coffee-flavored potato chip or coffee bun. They're Yardstick's newly released Nespresso-compatible coffee capsules designed to tide over a quick coffee craving without the jolt. Think not-so-serious coffee for the coffee connoisseur."We grab a snack to maintain ...
 
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Nespresso reveals two new limited edition cold coffee flavors perfect for Manila.
When it comes to coffee, there’s a difference between making it simply as a pick-me-up in the morning and truly optimizing its flavor profile.Many factors play into the perfect cup, such as the coffee’s blend, intensity, aroma profile, and of course, this ...
 
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The Nespresso tasting bar opens at Power Plant Mall.
Nespresso is finally here in the Philippines.Patrick Pesengco, managing director Novateur Coffee Concepts, the global brand's local distributor, says the brand had to assess whether the mainstream market was ready for its entrance and whether the economy was stable enough to accommodate ...
 
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Cold coffee for your cold heart.
Cold brew coffee is not new. In fact, it has been around for decades. We caught up with Sasha Chua of Instagram-based coffee business Sashy Brew to give you the lowdown on why we all should be enjoying a cup or two of cold brew today.1| ...
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