The One about San Francisco Bay Gourmet Coffee – Chocolate Almond OneCup

I’ve blogged about San Francisco Bay Gourmet Coffee several times before. With their Dark Chocolate Bar and their famous Fog Chaser, this time I am trying their Chocolate Almond.  And I always mention first, for those who never have read my coffee reviews, I don’t drink things straight, I need my sugar free creamer and I’m good to go. San Francisco Bay Gourmet has done a wonderful job with their […]

The One about Ueshima Coffee Company

Located in Minato Ward and other locations is the Ueshima Coffee Company (UCC), a cafe that was first created in 1933 in Kobe. The owner of the Kona coffee farm in Hawaii, the company was formerly known as Ueshima Tadao Shoten in 1933 and then later as Ueshima Coffee Co., Ltd.  The company is quite famous in Japan as it is the company that released the world’s first canned coffee. […]

The One about Krispy Kreme’s Doughnuts Smooth Light Roast Coffee K-Cups

Since 1937, when Vernon Rudolph purchased a yeast-raised recipe from a New Orleans Chef and would go on to create Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, the doughnut chain would become successful. But as donuts stores are known for their coffee and Dunkin’ Donuts has been captivating people all over the world with their coffee (to the point where the company is starting to become known for their coffee than their doughnuts), Krispy […]

The One about Starbucks Pike Place Roast K-Cup Coffee

In 1971, the first Starbucks was founded in Seattle, Washington. The #1 coffee company and coffeehouse chain in the world, Starbucks is best known for putting taste, quality and customer service as priority.  They are also known for popularizing dark roasted coffee. In Seattle is Pike Place Market, one of the oldest continuously operated public farmers markets in the United States.  The public market which overlooks Elliott Bay waterfront, happens […]

The One about Green Mountain Coffee Nantucket Blend Medium Roast K-Cups

Before 1981, entrepreneur Bob Stiller discovered a cup of coffee that he enjoyed so much at a ski resort that it prompted him and a partner to buy a two-thirds stake in the small specialty coffee roasting company in Waitsfield, Vermont. The company produced roasted beans and Green Mountain Coffee Roasters was created. Originally a cafe and store that sold coffee beans, grounds and coffee to the public and restaurants, […]

The One about Green Mountain Coffee’s Kenya Medium Roast Coffee K-Cups

As I have written about Green Mountain Coffee K-Cups in previous posts, I am now reviewing Green Mountain Coffee’s popular Kenya K-Cups. Voted by many as a top K-Cup for its flavor, Green Mountain Coffee Kenya (formerly Kenyan AA) is medium roast coffee that barista and coffee enthusiasts have proclaimed as the best K-Cup available (note: Kenya AA was what many proclaimed as the best). The Kenya is not made […]

My Top 10 Favorite Coffee K-Cups

I’ve tried so many K-Cups and drunk so much coffee (more than the photo of coffee K-Cup wall shown above) in the past few months that I’m often asked, “What is your favorite coffee K-Cup?”! As of February 2017, I’m going to list my favorite coffee K-cups (this does include One Cups not Vue Cups or Ground Coffee): MY TOP 10 COFFEE K-CUPS Peet’s Coffee Brazil Minas Naturais K-Cups Green […]

The One about Green Mountain Coffee Sumatran Reserve Dark Roast K-Cup

Having gone into the history of Green Mountain Coffee in a previous blog post, this morning’s coffee that I am enjoying is their Fair Trade Certified Organic, Sumatran Reserve Dark Roast Coffee. Sumatra is a large island in western Indonesia and is the largest island that is entirely in Indonesia and the sixth largest island in the world. The location is exotic and is known for its wide range of […]