October 16, 2013
We continue our Marley Coffee Real Cup series today with the strongest roast they current have available by checking out the Marley Coffee Lively Up! Real Cups. After outstandingly stellar performance of the past 2 flavors, we had high hopes for this flavor. We thought the Blue Mountain flavor would be the overall winner (and it might still be since we haven’t reviewed it yet) but the fact that the first 2 intro flavors blew our minds both scoring Excellentscores, could only mean this flavor was right on-par with what we’ve seen so far, right? Let’s find out.
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October 15, 2013
AB has come across Pumpkin Spice Coffee K-Cups at Target. Target AKA Archer Farms has entered into the Pumpkin Spice craze, and we are excited to try it. They are offering an 18 pack box of Pumpkin Spice Coffee for $10.99. This is a holiday blend and not around for the rest of the year so you'd better get it while you can.
Archer Farms in the past made amazing coffee pods for the Senseo brewer and other single serve coffee pod brewers. Earlier this year we ran a post featuring Archer Farms getting into making non-licensed K-Cups for the Keurig K-Cup brewing system.
October 14, 2013
Walgreens has entered the single serve coffee market with their Good and Delish single serve coffee cups. The Good and Delish single serve coffee cups will work in your K-Cup Brewer.
The two flavors include:
- Morning Rush - Magnificently smooth, deeply flavorful and well-balanced blend from the fertile coffee growing regions of Latin America. A medium roast with a smooth finish and tasty aroma
- Daily Perk - Delightfully delicate, aromatic and lightly roasted with a cross-continental blend of Latin America and African coffees.
They run $7.99 for a box of 12. AB did some searching and found out that the Good & Delish brand is the store brand for Walgreens. We also noticed online they are both marked down to $5.99 for a sale this week.
October 9, 2013
Red Rose is now offering French Vanilla and Hazelnut Energy Tea K-Cups for Keurig K-Cup Brewers. The energy/good for you hot drink craze continues with these two offerings and we'll see if we can get some to review.
"While shopping at Shaw’s today in Bangor Maine, I came across two new offering from Red Rose Tea. They are now offering two new KCups. French Vanilla Energy Tea and Hazelnut Energy Tea."
These two premium black teas have an extra boost and are both naturally flavored. We've yet to find out what the energy part of the tea is. Maybe it's just really spunky? :-)
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October 8, 2013
The Cafejo My French-Press with K-Cup Pod and Ground Coffee Adaptors is the the only manual, French-press style, single-cup brewing system that brews cups, pods, caplets, and ground coffee. We've been using the Cafejo My French-Press exclusively over the past 2 weeks, and we're impressed. We've been brewing various cups of coffee using K-Cups, Pod Adaptors, and reusable coffee filters and all the single serve coffee produced has been excellent.
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October 7, 2013
It’s been reported that coffee first got its start in Ethiopia, Africa after farmers noticed their goats behaving strangely after they had eaten coffee berries. Intrigued by this, they soon discovered that the beans inside the cherries could be roasted and mixed with hot water to produce coffee. Once people started cultivating and consuming coffee in the 15th century, it didn’t take long for coffee plants to be exported to different regions by explorers who set out to discover new lands. Most of today’s coffee growing regions owe their start to the birthplace of coffee and it would appear Marley Coffee have decided to use their partnership with other regional coffee farms in Africa to introduce a 100% organic, single-origin Ethiopian Yirgacheffe coffee with what we’re reviewing today… Marley Coffee One Love Real Cups.
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October 4, 2013
Marley Coffee company got its start in 2007 when Rohan Marley (son of the late reggae musician Bob Marley) co-founded the company with Shane Whittle, a Canadian stock tycoon and organic food advocate. Together they ensured the company would remain sustainable, certified organic and practice safe environmentally-conscious practices to promote the coffee, the well-being of the land their coffee was being farmed on and the well-being of the coffee farmers themselves.
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September 30, 2013
It's been a while since we've seen any new K-Cups from Folgers, so you can image our surprise when we happened to stumble across not only a new Folgers K-Cup on a recent trip to a Target in NH, but we were a bit taken aback that it was a flavored variety since the last new offerings were unflavored only (Morning Café & Classic Roast). With a name like Mocha Swirl depicting a chocolate cupcake on the box and undoubtedly artificial flavoring present, we had our doubts that we'd get anything out of the ordinary (their Caramel Drizzle K-Cups were a bit lackluster in the flavor department if we recall correctly), but we figured we'd give them a try anyway. Will these new K-Cups be a hit or miss? Let's find out.
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September 26, 2013
Are you worried about getting some cocoa in your next cup of coffee? Did you just try some K-Cup that has left a mess in your brewer head? Are you worried your hard water has left your K-Cup brewer full of bad stuff to clog it? We have these problems monthly with all of our testing here at Single Serve Coffee, and Urnex has developed the CleanCup Single Cup Brewer Cleaning Cups and their CleanCup Descaling Liquid for K-Cup brewers to solve these problem.
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September 24, 2013
Fall is officially here as of Sunday, and we're celebrating it by drinking Starbucks Coffee Caramel and Vanilla K-Cups. We received a box of each of the K-Cups (thanks Starbucks) in honor of the first official day of fall (September 22), and we've been drinking them since Sunday enjoying every sip. Details on how you can win a set of these K-Cups after the jump...
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