Coffee

How Coffee Can Make You Fat

Dr. Libby Weaver | Posted 19.04.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Dr. Libby Weaver

Coffee can make you fat. I know. Some of you will want to block your ears at this information. Sorry, I can't change our biochemistry! Caffeine acts on the adrenal glands by stimulating the production of adrenalin.

Someone's Invented Clear Coffee That Won't Stain Your Teeth

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 18.04.2017 | UK Lifestyle

If you love starting the day with a coffee but worry about the impact it’s having on your teeth, we’ve found the perfect product for you. Two Lond...

White Chocolate And Coffee Ganache Filled Cappuccino Cupcakes With Espresso Buttercream Icing

Sam Stern | Posted 13.04.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Sam Stern

My cappuccino cupcake creation will give you a triple dose of caffeine to help you celebrate UK Coffee week, a nationwide celebration of coffee to raise funds for coffee growing communities. Hidden inside these espresso flavoured cupcakes is a white chocolate and coffee ganache surprise that keeps these treats moist and decadent.

Revealed: Why Coffee Has A Tendency To Taste Rubbish On Flights

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 12.04.2017 | UK Lifestyle

If you’ve ever sat and wondered why coffee tastes a bit naff on planes, listen up. According to Travel + Leisure, there are three things to blame fo...

This Simple Trick Could Transform Your Morning Coffee

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 11.04.2017 | UK Lifestyle

There’s nothing worse than forking out your hard-earned cash at a coffee shop, only to find your beverage tastes bitter. Thankfully, there’s a ni...

Espresso Spread Is Here And It's The Breakfast Treat Of Coffee Gods

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 04.04.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Step aside chocolate spread because there’s a new toast topping in town that’s seriously tickling our fancy. The world’s first espresso coffee s...

Turmeric Lattes, Chai Tea And Hot Drinks To Replace Your Earl Grey

The Huffington Post | Claudia Canavan | Posted 30.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle

If the barista at your everyday coffee shop knows your order as soon as you step in the door, it’s time to switch up your hot drink game. Considerin...

Your Takeaway Coffee Could Be About To Cost More, But For A Very Good Reason

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 30.03.2017 | UK

Hitting coffee lovers with a levy for using disposable cups could replicate the success of the plastic bag tax and cut their use by 300 million a year...

Percolating Into Prime Position - Is Coffee Now Britain's Favourite Brew?

Wyatt Cavalier | Posted 17.03.2017 | UK
Wyatt Cavalier

There are two main stereotypes which adhere to the British persona; the china cup toting tea drinker, and the rowdy lager lout. These are the guises other nationalities would have us take and we've worn them pretty well throughout the decades, but little by little a change has taken place and in recent years an interloper has appeared on the high street...

BBC QT Audience Remainer Torn Apart For 'Stupid' Justification For Brexit Bill Amendment

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 03.03.2017 | UK

A member of the BBC Question Time audience was roundly booed and mocked last night after suggesting one of the worst consequences of leaving the EU co...

When Is A Bargain Too Good To Be True?

Michael Gidney | Posted 28.02.2017 | UK
Michael Gidney

We depend on these people, and they depend on trade with us. They deserve a fair deal for their hard work. We mustn't allow exploitation, child labour or poverty pay to continue. We must demand greater transparency from companies.

Could You Give Up Food Waste In 40 Days?

Lishai Kaufer | Posted 23.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Lishai Kaufer

You're probably having 'the chat' at the water cooler this week. Perhaps you've started calling your mates to muster up ideas. If you're super organised, you've already Googled "how to decide what to give up for Lent" at least twice by now.

The Coffee Cup Conundrum: Why Aren't More Of Our Paper Cups Recycled?

Trewin Restorick | Posted 22.02.2017 | UK
Trewin Restorick

The campaign aims to make it easy for people to recycle their cups. Recycling bins will be placed in major offices, transport hubs and other public spaces. High street retailers will offer recycling facilities and street cleaners will be able to separate cups for recycling.

Kopi Is Probably The Best Coffee You've Never Heard Of (Even Though It's Made In A Sock)

Wyatt Cavalier | Posted 06.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Wyatt Cavalier

Kopi, the local coffee of Singapore and Malaysia, is probably the best-kept secret outside its home region. But it deserves a much wider fan base. Those of you who, like us, have had the pleasure of travelling in Southeast Asia may also have had the unique experience of visiting a kopitiam, the place where kopi is served.

Turbo Gin And Tonic Is The New Drink Combining Your Favourite Things

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 17.01.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Choosing between gin or coffee is the modern-day version of “Daddy or chips”, but thankfully we no longer have to decided between two of our favou...

Reaching The Summit Of Mont Blanc, With No Mountaineering Experience

The Tempest Two | Posted 06.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle
The Tempest Two

The reason we took on Mont Blanc, was to show that ordinary people can go and take on these challenges. We could have easily come back down and said it was easy, a walk in the park. But what is the point of that?

These Coffee Cups Are Made Of Human Remains

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 06.12.2016 | UK Tech

There’s an unusual ingredient in Justin Crowe’s new range of crockery – glazed human remains. Crowe was developing a collection of crockery usin...

This Foldable Coffee Cup Is Great News For The Planet (And Mornings)

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 22.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle

In the UK, more than seven million paper cups are sold every day from coffee shops - many of which contain non-recyclable parts. After being used, mos...

A Year After Successful Plastic Bag Charge, Let's Focus On Coffee Cup Waste

Andrew Pendleton | Posted 11.10.2016 | UK
Andrew Pendleton

It's estimated that 2.5billion coffee cups end up in landfill every year. It's sadly undeniable that we have a cultural problem with litter blighting our beautiful countryside: a leaf-denuded autumnal hedge pockmarked with flapping supermarket plastic bags is viscerally awful, and what a miserable scene a litter-strewn high street is at any time of the year.

Give Coffee Cups #1MoreShot

Trewin Restorick | Posted 11.10.2016 | UK
Trewin Restorick

This summer the celebrity chef Hugh Fearnley Whittingstall launched a highly publicised campaign announcing that 99% of the 2.5 billion coffee cups us...

This Coffee Promises To Give Guys An Erection For Days

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 30.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle

If you need to wake up - in more ways than one - then a new coffee promises to help. ‘Stiff Bull’ coffee claims to give men an erection that can l...

French Ban Disposable Coffee Cups - Will Britain Follow Suit?

Suzanne Themps | Posted 23.09.2016 | UK
Suzanne Themps

The French government has made a bold decision this week in the name of reducing waste and tackling climate change - good on them! By committing to ban disposable cups and plates by 2020 - except those that are completely compostable - France is taking a huge step towards tackling the one million coffee cups that reach landfill every minute. Perhaps it's time that Britain took the leap?

Would You Try 'The World's Strongest Coffee?'

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 06.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle

If you love nothing more than a strong cup of coffee, it may be time to book a holiday to Australia. Viscous Cafe in Adelaide is serving a brew that...

11 Things You'll Only Understand If You're Addicted To Coffee

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 26.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Can’t imagine living without your morning cup of coffee? A new study has revealed that your caffeine addiction might actually be encoded in your DNA...

Coffee In A Cone Is Now The Only Way To Drink Our Morning Caffeine

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 25.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Flat whites and double-shot soy chai lattes: your standard coffee order is no longer just black in a paper cup. But the newest coffee trend in South ...