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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 !

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National Coffee Day – September 29, 2021

While the U.S. and Canada celebrate National Coffee Day on September 29, other nations mark this day throughout the calendar. International Coffee Day happens just two days later on October 1. The International Coffee Organization has pledged to help struggling coffee farmers worldwide make a living wage.

FREE COFFEE AND COFFEE DAY DEALS

Here’s where to find the best deals on National Coffee Day 2021:

Krispy Kreme

Krispy Kreme is the place to be this National Coffee Day as all guests will receive a free brewed coffee, with no purchase necessary. If you’re a reward member then it’s even better, you’ll be able to grab a free brewed coffee and a free doughnut.

High Brew Coffee

Get your fingers and thumbs at the ready because on September 29 at 2PM in every timezone High Brew Coffee will be offering a limited number of free product coupons that can be used in named retail outlets. If you manage to get your hands on a coupon then you’ll be able to pop into one of the names stores and grab yourself a can of coffee.

Dunkin’

Dunkin’ has gone all out and renamed it National Dunkin’ Day. What do you get on National Dunkin’ Day on Tuesday, September 29? A free medium hot or iced coffee with any purchase at their restaurants, with the offer being limited to one per order.

McDonald’s

If you take up the offer within the McDonald’s app then you’ll be able to grab yourself a Premium Roast or Iced Coffee for $0.99.

Godiva

Godiva will be offering 30% of coffee bags throughout National Coffee Day. You can pop into one of their stores or take advantage of the offer online.

Sheetz

Order through the Sheetz app on National Coffee Day and you can claim a free cold brew.


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HISTORY OF NATIONAL COFFEE DAY

The history of National Coffee Day seems a bit, well, cloudy. We believe September 29 came about as a jolting reminder to get back to work following a long summer — even though it’s a full week after the first day of fall. After all, Americans have turned procrastination into an art form.

On the other hand, the history of coffee itself clearly goes back to 15th century Yemen. (Check out Dave Eggers’ recent book for a fascinating look at how it all went down.) As for Europeans, they got their first taste about 100 years later — with Venice leading the way. Per the National Coffee Association, it wasn’t a smooth ride: “Some people reacted to this new beverage with suspicion or fear, calling it the ‘bitter invention of Satan.’ The local clergy condemned coffee when it came to Venice in 1615. The controversy was so great that Pope Clement VIII was asked to intervene. He decided to taste the beverage for himself before making a decision, and found the drink so satisfying that he gave it papal approval.”

Mainland Europe’s first official coffeehouse (no, they didn’t serve lattes) opened in Venice around 1645.

Back in the U.S., if it weren’t for the Boston Tea Party in 1773, Americans may never have swapped tea for coffee. When the colonies revolted against King George III’s hefty tea tax, tea was out and coffee was in. Things really started to percolate in the mid 1800s when brothers John and Charles Arbuckle started selling coffee to cowboys in the American West. James Folger successfully introduced coffee to gold miners in California. Upon returning to San Francisco in 1865, Folger became a full partner of The Pioneer Steam Coffee and Spice Mills — which eventually became the J.A. Folger & Co. in 1872.

Other brands including Maxwell House and Hills Brothers soon entered the coffee market. A yearning for “speciality” coffee took hold in the 1960s and a little Seattle company called Starbucks changed everything in 1971. Today the U.S. coffee shop market has grown to a $45.4 billion industry, according to Allegra World Coffee Portal’s 2019 Project Café USA report. Dry coffee sales topped $9 billion in 2017 in the U.S.

Thanks King George III!

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WELCOME TO THE FRONT PORCH COFFEE CLUB! 

Good Sunday morning to everyone out there on this Sunny last Sunday of September 2021. Coffee is ready and waiting for CBS Sunday Morning News. Hoping everyone has a blessed new week. Fall decorations are starting to appear around here. Waiting to order Sunday brunch.

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Try adding Cinnamon to it or maybe hot chocolate.  Tried Cinnamon and enjoyed it. 

 

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WELCOME TO THE FRONT PORCH COFFEE CLUB! 

Good Friday morning to everyone out there! Hoping you all have a great weekend.

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WELCOME TO THE FRONT PORCH COFFEE CLUB!  Good Saturday morning to everyone out there on this somber day! Hoping you have a blessed and a restful Night.  

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WELCOME TO THE FRONT PORCH COFFEE CLUB!  Good Friday morning to everyone out there! Hoping you have a great day and a restful Night.  

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WELCOME TO THE FRONT PORCH COFFEE CLUB! 

Good Tuesday morning to everyone out there! Hoping you all have a great day.

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WELCOME TO THE FRONT PORCH COFFEE CLUB! 

Good Sunday morning to everyone out there! Hoping you have a great day and a restful Night.

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WELCOME TO THE FRONT PORCH COFFEE CLUB! Hoping everyone is having nice Friday aftter on this 27th day of August 2021.

Hoping everyone has a great Friday Evening! Have a great weekend!

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Add some cardamom spice and maybe a bit of nutmeg, too. Absolutely amazing!

-Mark

 

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WELCOME TO THE FRONT PORCH COFFEE CLUB! Hoping everyone is having nice Tuesday on this 24th day of August 2021.

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WELCOME TO THE FRONT PORCH COFFEE CLUB!

Welcome from rainy Southern Wisconsin! On my second mug of coffee for the morning.

We are looking at a rainy, soggy morning here on this Monday Morning!

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Good Sunday morning everyone out there!

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Good Saturday morning everyone out there!

Yes it is a day late but I think it is very cool. 

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WELCOME TO THE FRONT PORCH COFFEE CLUB! 

Hoping everyone is having a great Friday and an enjoyable weekend. Coffee was on early this morning. 

 

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WELCOME TO THE FRONT PORCH COFFEE CLUB! 

Hoping everyone has a great Friday and an enjoyable weekend. Coffee was on early this morning. 

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WELCOME TO THE FRONT PORCH COFFEE CLUB! 

Hoping everyone has a great Sunday.  and an enjoyable weekend. Coffee was on early this morning while we are waiting for our breakfast to be delivered.

We are watching the CBS NEWS SUNDAY MORNING.

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CELEBRATE NATIONAL COFFEE MONTH 

August is National Coffee Month! You didn’t know? Well, that’s understandable since it’s not an “official” holiday. It may not have any congressional recognition, but some fine folks decided that this beverage deserves to celebrated, and we couldn’t agree with them more.

We want to encourage our fellow New England Coffee lovers to find new ways to enjoy their joe at this special time. It could be as simple as trying a new flavor or two from our delicious selection. Perhaps you want to beat the heat and learn to make your own iced coffee. We’ve got super simple instructions here.

You can also enjoy your coffee in an unconventional way by trying a new recipe. Listed below are a few intriguing dishes that take your coffee beyond the mug.

Black Bean Coffee Chili

Coffee gives comfort food a whole new flavor in this savory dish. The coffee fits right in with a spicy blend of garlic and chili peppers.

Mocha Chip Scones

These wedges of delight, sprinkled with sugar, are sure to bring a smile to your mouth as you savor its coffee flavor.

White Chocolate Coffee Truffles

Rolled into perfection with coffee lovers in mind, these chocolatey treats are sure to tickle your sweet tooth and soothe your coffee cravings–all in one bite.

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If you have more skills with your iPhone than you do in the kitchen, there are actually some apps made just for coffee lovers. The world has gone high tech, and coffee is no exception.

Spro

Venture into the world of exotic espresso drinks. This app will have you whipping up a new drink every day with the ease of the most seasoned barista. Not only will this save you money on those overpriced coffee house drinks, you can customize them with your favorite New England Coffee. Bonus!

Coffee Cafe

Get off of Candy Crush and try this free game for coffee lovers. Rack up points by ordering coffee and cupcakes for your friends.

 

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WELCOME TO THE FRONT PORCH COFFEE CLUB! 

Hoping everyone has a great Friday and an enjoyable weekend. Coffee was on early this morning. 

Flower pictures I took on the grounds here!

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WELCOME TO THE FRONT PORCH COFFEE CLUB! 

Good Sunday Morning America! It is time for coffee and CBS Sunday morning news!

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WELCOME TO THE FRONT PORCH COFFEE CLUB! Hoping everyone is having nice Wednesday on this 15th day of July 2021.

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@DaveMcK wrote:

WELCOME TO THE FRONT PORCH COFFEE CLUB! Hoping everyone is having nice Wednesday on this 15th day of July 2021.

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💥Have you had your cafè as yet @DaveMcK ? Me, heading to get my <Hazelnut>. Just woke up = the <perks of being retired> 😎 Any other cafè drinkers out there? We would luv to <hear from you>💥

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Brew your coffee and make ice cube coffee. You can use that to make ice coffee and make it little stronger.

 

you can also add some flavor to your coffee if it taste bad. here's 10 flavor tips you can choose from

 

https://crazycoffeecrave.com/extra-flavor-to-your-coffee/

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@JayK779421 wrote:

Brew your coffee and make ice cube coffee. You can use that to make ice coffee and make it little stronger.

 

you can also add some flavor to your coffee if it taste bad. here's 10 flavor tips you can choose from

 

https://crazycoffeecrave.com/extra-flavor-to-your-coffee/


💥That sounds <delicious> @JayK779421  💥

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WELCOME TO THE FRONT PORCH COFFEE CLUB! Hoping everyone is having a nice day on this 2nd day of July 2021. It is 80's today and mid 90's over the Holiday weekend so I'm having Iced coffee. Hoping everyone has a Blessed Weekend. 

Independence Day is commonly associated with fireworks, parades, barbecues, carnivals, fairs, picnics, concerts, baseball games, family reunions, political speeches, and ceremonies, in addition to various other public and private events celebrating the history, government, and traditions of the United States. Independence Day is the national day of the United States.

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WELCOME TO THE FRONT PORCH COFFEE CLUB!

Welcome from rainy Southern Wisconsin! On my second mug of coffee for the morning.

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WELCOME TO THE FRONT PORCH COFFEE CLUB! Hoping everyone is having a nice day on this 23rd day of June 2021.

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WELCOME TO THE FRONT PORCH COFFEE CLUB! Hoping everyone is having a nice day on this 23rd day of June 2021.

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💥Good Morning @DaveMcK ! Hope you and Mary are emjoying your cafè 👌💥

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WELCOME TO THE FRONT PORCH COFFEE CLUB! Hoping everyone is having a nice day on this 18th day of June 2021. It is 89* so I'm having Iced coffee. Hoping everyone has a Blessed Weekend. 

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WELCOME TO THE FRONT PORCH COFFEE CLUB! Hoping everyone is having nice Wednesday on this 16th day of June 2021.

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