Choose Your City
Change City


Why is everyone adding mushrooms to their coffee?

Mushrooms might be a tasty addition to pizzas, pasta sauces and Philly cheesesteak sandwiches, but would you drop a few of them into your morning cup of coffee? It might seem a bit absurd, even in today’s butter-coffee-obsessed world, but mushroom coffee is being touted as the next big thing...

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 - 2:44pm

Are coffee enemas dangerous? Yes, so don't do them even if Gwyneth Paltrow says to

If you’re like most people, you start the day with a cup — or seven — of coffee. The caffeine kicks your senses into gear so you can tackle the day. But can putting the coffee up your rear end have the same effects? Gwyneth Paltrow sure thinks so. The actress’s lifestyle...

Monday, January 8, 2018 - 1:54pm

Your morning cup of coffee might soon come with a warning label

Nothing can come between you and your morning cup (or three!) of coffee, but a nonprofit organization is trying. The Council for Education and Research on Toxics (CERT) first filed a lawsuit against Starbucks and other California coffee companies and retailers in 2010 under Prop 65, a “right...

Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - 2:38pm

Where to celebrate National Coffee Day in Boston

In a city like Boston with coffee shops on nearly every street, National Coffee Day is a big deal. Whether you start you start every morning at your local Dunkin’ Donuts or make it a habit to visit as many niche cafés as you can, you’ll want to take advantage of this holiday’s...

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 4:31pm

McDonald’s is beating Starbucks to the punch, launching pumpkin spice latte first

If someone stops to ask you, “When do the pumpkin spice lattes come out?” they’re probably not talking about McDonald’s — but maybe they should be. The Golden Arches is beating Starbucks to the punch this year when it comes to the pumpkin spice latte. McDonald’s...

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 3:33pm

Get your buzz on with eco- (and 420) friendly cannabis Keurig-compatible coffee

Not everyone is a joker, a smoker or a midnight toker. Whether you use marijuana for medicinal or recreational purposes, you can now Keurig and chill with the world’s first product line of cannabis-infused coffee, tea and cocoa. A flower-based edibles company, Cannabiniers, launched Brewbudz...

Tuesday, July 11, 2017 - 6:42pm

Human poop bacteria found on ice of three major UK coffee chains

A television show in the United Kingdom did some digging and found dirt — quite literally, in the form of human poop — in some major chain coffee houses, including Starbucks. BBC’s “Watchdog” took samples from iced drinks from Costa Coffee, Starbucks and Caffe Nero (...

Thursday, June 29, 2017 - 4:56pm

This coffee company is about to open six new stores in NYC

You’re a New Yorker. So, you’re probably a fan of the MTA running smoothly, al fresco dining amidst bleeping horns and, well, coffee. And today, there’s great news for the last item in that holy trinity: Blue Bottle is slated to open up six more locations of their coffee shops in...

Friday, June 9, 2017 - 1:23pm

Get a free pick-me-up Friday at Peet’s Coffee

Friday afternoon is an apt time for a coffee beverage. You have a few more hours until the weekend, and you’re just trying to power through the workday and wake yourself up a bit so you won’t crash the second you walk out of the office and want to just go home and sleep.  Tomorrow...

Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 5:39pm