Tag Archives: coffee

  • Avocado Blended Frappuccino Comes to Starbucks Korea

    Avocado Blended Frappuccino Comes to Starbucks Korea

    I don’t know how many readers this site has in Korea, but there may be some Starbucks fanatics who are interested in all of the coffee chain’s international doings, in which case the Avocado Blended Frappuccino might be worth a few paragraphs. The Avocado Blended Frappuccino was first introduced to Korean ‘Bucks locations about three years ago, but […]

  • Asahi Clear Caffè Latte Now Available in Japan

    Asahi Clear Caffè Latte Now Available in Japan

    The nation of Japan continues to innovate in the world of mass-produced beverages, this time with a drink that combines to universally beloved concepts: Caffè latte and Crystal Pepsi. It’s Asahi Clear Caffè Latte, and it’s as clear as Tom Cruise, with no caffeine and no fat. The Asahi Clear Caffè Latte is billed as “clear espresso and […]

  • Baskin-Robbins Dunkin’ Donuts Ice Cream

    Baskin-Robbins Dunkin’ Donuts Ice Cream

    Dunkin-Donuts and Baskin’ Robbins — sorry, Dunkin’ Donuts and Baskin-Robbins — have joined forces for not one, not two, but three new flavors of coffee-flavored ice cream. And Baskin-Robbins Dunkin’ Donuts ice cream is coming to a grocery store (hopefully) near you sometime this spring. Interestingly, you won’t be able to get Baskin-Robbins Dunkin’ Donuts ice […]

  • Starbucks Caramel Popcorn Pretzel Frappuccino

    Starbucks Caramel Popcorn Pretzel Frappuccino

    Now we have yet another reason life in Australia seems pretty chill. It’s the Starbucks Caramel Popcorn Pretzel Frappuccino, the newest addition to the coffee chain’s famous Frappuccino line, incorporating, you guessed it, a blend of popcorn and pretzels. Call it the Starbucks Shaggy Rogers, if you’re so inclined. “Crunchy caramel popcorn, salty pretzels and ribbons […]

  • Dunkin’ Donuts Girl Scout Cookie Flavor Swirls

    Dunkin’ Donuts Girl Scout Cookie Flavor Swirls

    Here’s a story to please all you health nuts out there. Dunkin’ Donuts has partnered with the Girl Scouts of America to bring Dunkin’ Donuts Girl Scout Cookie Flavor Swirls to the chain’s famed coffee beverages. In short, this will let customers make their coffee taste just like the Girl Scout Cookie of their choice, as […]

  • ‘Coffee Lids: Peel, Pinch, Pucker, Puncture’ is All About Coffee Lids

    ‘Coffee Lids: Peel, Pinch, Pucker, Puncture’ is All About Coffee Lids

    Just when I thought I’d seen everything, Louise Harpman and Scott Specht have devoted a book, and possibly their entire lives, to the art of the coffee lid. The book is entitled Coffee Lids: Peel, Pinch, Pucker, Puncture. Here’s the official skinny, since personally I’m at a loss: “Louise Harpman and Scott Specht have collected these familiar triumphs […]

  • DDark Roasted Brew: A Dunkin’ Donuts Craft Beer

    DDark Roasted Brew: A Dunkin’ Donuts Craft Beer

    It has been said that there is no better way to start the day than a steaming hot cup of Dunkin’ Donuts coffee. Clearly, this conventional wisdom has reached its expiration date, with the unveiling of Dunkin’ Donuts own craft beer, DDark Roasted Brew.  DDark Roasted Brew gets its coffee-like name from the fact that it […]

  • Starbucks x Spotify Celebrity Gift Cards for Good Causes

    Starbucks x Spotify Celebrity Gift Cards for Good Causes

    The Starbucks is an old holiday standby for the people in your life who you barely know anything about but still feel obligated to buy gifts for. This holiday season, there’s a way for you to inject a little personality into this stocking stuffer, and do some good work for good causes at the same […]

  • Starbucks Mystery Frappuccino Coming to Japan

    Starbucks Mystery Frappuccino Coming to Japan

    In North America we have the Zombie Frappuccino coming to celebrate the Halloween season. In Japan, Starbucks is opting for a more mysterious approach – literally in this case, as the Starbucks mystery frappuccino doesn’t even appear to have an official name. To all outward observation, the Starbucks mystery frappuccino looks just like a regular […]

  • Starbucks Zombie Frappuccino Coming for Halloween

    Starbucks Zombie Frappuccino Coming for Halloween

    We all remember the Starbucks Unicorn Frappuccino, which for me anyway seemed to be tapping into some widespread cultural joke that couldn’t be completely understood or grasped. I do understand Halloween, though, so the Starbucks Zombie Frappuccino that’s reported to be on the way makes perfect sense to me. The Starbucks Zombie Frappuccino is so […]