Content starts here
CLOSE ×

Search

Reply
Bronze Conversationalist

Coffee !

I've been all over these forums & can't find the 'right forum', so mybe i'll find an answer on the front porch ?  Smiley Very Happy

I have 2 cans of 'cheapie' coffee ; tried mixing them so they would be more flavorful, but not-so-much did it work. Might buy a more spendy brand & mix them, but in meantime, anyone have any ideas on how to make these cheap brands taste better ?

Thanks !

Sandee2
618,965 Views
2142
Report
Honored Social Butterfly

@Glo894323 

 

Dear Lifehacker, 
I'm ready to take the plunge into making better coffee, and I've got all my gear picked out—but where can I actually buy the beans? Do I just get them at the grocery store, or is there something better I should get? Is there any way to try out different coffee before I buy a ton?

My one piece of advice is to buy better brands on sale! Local roasters are a good place to explore as they have to be good or they will not last very long. I hope you find you good to the last drop coffee!FB_IMG_1549853350779.jpg
 

Sincerely, The Best Part of Waking Up

 

Dear Best Part of Waking Up, 
You're absolutely right, great coffee starts with the beans. Don't get us wrong, brewing method is important. That's why we've talked about how to brew the perfect cup, how to make the most of a drip maker, shown you awesome coffee makers beyond drip, talked about how to make great coffee on the cheap, and even the best way to make your coffee portable. Still, the key to a good cup starts with the beans you take home with you.

 

FB_IMG_1503782582744.jpg

 

Link:  https://lifehacker.com/where-can-i-buy-better-coffee-beans-1524434140

 

 

Posted by Dave the Lighthouse Keeper
5,796 Views
0
Report
Regular Contributor

I can't function if I don't start my day with coffee.  No matter what time I wake up.  First thing I have to do is brew my coffee and have my homemade breakfast.  I love the smell of coffee and each morning the smell and the feeling takes me back to my youth being at home with my parents and always waking up to the amazing scent of coffee being brewed followed by the scents of breakfast cooking, baking, or whatever method used for that particular daily breakfast my amazing mother chose to use.  Hmmmm.....love the memories......happy happy happy times.,,

0
Kudos
1022
Views
5,809 Views
0
Report
Social Butterfly

dc02e8b729d0e0a62f0af2c905cd440a.jpg

 

5,740 Views
2
Report
Honored Social Butterfly

coffee1.jpg

5,790 Views
1
Report
Honored Social Butterfly

coffee-006.png

5,784 Views
0
Report
Social Butterfly

1ba1c00fc2d1f7d6b98ae94664837e29.png

 

5,719 Views
2
Report
Honored Social Butterfly

COFRIDAY.jpg

5,633 Views
1
Report
Honored Social Butterfly

cooff.jpg

5,619 Views
0
Report
Honored Social Butterfly

Good morning to everyone at the Front Porch Voffee Club on this Friday morning June, 2020!

943290_258016304341222_246654274_n.jpg329147-With-Love-Have-A-Beautiful-Weekend.gifimage-Db5x4cBN23g18PYEKVf9.png103816608_181942330015642_4409286387243731605_n.jpgred_friday_mug.jpg

Posted by Dave the Lighthouse Keeper
5,482 Views
0
Report
Social Butterfly

OG18_MondayMotivationQuote_SM1200_Proverb-ENG-300x300.jpg

 

5,476 Views
1
Report
Honored Social Butterfly

BED.jpg

5,497 Views
0
Report
Honored Social Butterfly

Good morning to everyone here at the Front Porch Coffee Club on this Wednesday June, 2020!

 

1280px-The_Coffee_Club_logo.svg.pngFB_IMG_1551995697907.jpg163131-Happy-Wednesday-Have-A-Great-Day.jpg45718445_2319928704688437_6306655086101659648_n.jpg

Posted by Dave the Lighthouse Keeper
0
Kudos
2774
Views
5,537 Views
0
Report
Social Butterfly

79ffbba4d7f5a3a952582125dc4f9918--quotes-coffee-lovers-quotes.jpg

 

0 Kudos
5,560 Views
0
Report
Honored Social Butterfly

Welcome to the Front Porch Coffee Club on this Tuesday, 2020!

18622520_153859458487529_3309165983441183270_n.jpg94883268_646388112759693_7517018492642525184_n.jpgFB_IMG_1542550161001.jpg

70309679_2441565902830363_6047275319537172480_n.jpg

Posted by Dave the Lighthouse Keeper
5,565 Views
1
Report
Honored Social Butterfly

donutse.jpgdonutss.jpgdonut.jpg

Breakfast, lunch, and dinner is served!

0
Kudos
2782
Views
5,569 Views
0
Report
Social Butterfly

c7b34434a3ae395fd7dfd1279bc6e46b.jpg

 

5,559 Views
0
Report
Honored Social Butterfly

Welcome to our Monday Morning Coffee Club on this rainy day June, 2020!

104819249_1554209424743469_8483861615650167969_o.jpg104934124_3139253916113871_2628899537472700053_n.jpgFB_IMG_1510181973681.jpg

Posted by Dave the Lighthouse Keeper
5,560 Views
0
Report
Social Butterfly

d543d49df3478b5eaf64589fd3a946a7.jpg

 

5,640 Views
2
Report
Honored Social Butterfly

dad.jpg

 

s-l1000.jpg

 

zzz.jpg

5,610 Views
1
Report
Honored Social Butterfly

OIP8UYZ8OC0.jpg

5,658 Views
0
Report
Honored Social Butterfly

81ySkT-uNbL._AC_SL1500_.jpgil_794xN.2125958287_lww8.jpg

Posted by Dave the Lighthouse Keeper
0 Kudos
5,627 Views
0
Report
Honored Social Butterfly

Welcome to our Friday Morning Coffee Club on this sunny June, 2020!

 

Friday-Morning-Coffee-Club.png105044541_10212921926041831_9130669627956852765_n.jpg367639-Weekend-To-Do-List.jpgFB_IMG_1522776098144.jpgFB_IMG_1516678496650.jpg

Posted by Dave the Lighthouse Keeper
5,602 Views
2
Report
Honored Social Butterfly

62d8a9fe6d5aa68a64f18967bf92e6af.jpg

5,580 Views
1
Report
Honored Social Butterfly

31fad5c9d7e1f8638fa77c1c79d74ac5--coffee-cafe-coffee-humor.jpg

5,605 Views
0
Report
Social Butterfly

61s9qcBOeuL._AC_SX522_.jpg

 

5,620 Views
0
Report
Honored Social Butterfly

all.jpg

Not really!  I'm just a coffee-aholic drama queen!

5,665 Views
0
Report
Honored Social Butterfly

Welcome to our Tuesday Morning Coffee Club on this sunny June, 2020!

From MadTown, USA!

 

943290_258016304341222_246654274_n.jpg104398361_1547385628759182_9206725851507846963_o.jpgcoffee-4.jpg103816608_181942330015642_4409286387243731605_n.jpgcoffeequote.jpg

Posted by Dave the Lighthouse Keeper
0
Kudos
739
Views
5,631 Views
0
Report
Honored Social Butterfly

Welcome to our Monday Morning Coffee Club on this sunny June, 2020!

fpc-handthrown-web-1-600x510.jpg500_F_277978482_JtcFOYZlGrxnk4tHIi0DhJyWy7LDVXtf.jpgcream.puffs_.jpg97810972_140542757548025_9203789339627094016_n.jpghappy-monday-images-2018-31.jpg

Posted by Dave the Lighthouse Keeper
5,654 Views
0
Report
Honored Social Butterfly

Good morning to everyone at the Front Porch Coffee Club on this Sunday, 2020!

 

1080x360.jpeg103963775_10220092540016764_8187472008584689679_n.jpgFB_IMG_1531274946036.jpgKindness is.jpg

Posted by Dave the Lighthouse Keeper
5,654 Views
1
Report
Honored Social Butterfly

81JlGuH7S0L.jpg

0 Kudos
5,639 Views
0
Report
cancel
Showing results for 
Show  only  | Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Users
Need to Know

NEW: AARP Games Tournament Tuesdays! This week, achieve a top score in Bubble Shooter and you could win $100! Learn More.

AARP Games Tournament Tuesdays

More From AARP