Enjoy The Perfect Cuppa Every Time With This Electric Kettle On Sale

Enjoy The Perfect Cuppa Every Time With This Electric Kettle On Sale

Old Man Winter is quickly making his presence known with the rapidly dropping temperature and overall harsh chill in the air. You may find yourself taking more trips to the kitchen to make tea, coffee, or soup (or any hot beverage, really) to warm yourself from the inside out, and you want it to be […]

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Cocktail of the week: Meraki Bar’s Apollo belvedere | The Good Mixer | Food

Everyone likes an espresso martini, and this orange-flavoured version is a neat little twist on the original. Apollo belvedere Serves 1 50ml good-quality vodka – we use Belvedere25ml coffee liqueur – we use Kahlúa10ml triple sec – De Kuyper or Cointreau are both fine20ml fresh orange juice5ml simple 1:1 sugar syrup (optional)1 shot espresso, cooled1 […]

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Factory officials in Central on the spot over coffee thefts

Factory officials in Central on the spot over coffee thefts

By NDUNG’U GACHANEMore by this Author Widespread theft of coffee beans is eating into farmers’ earnings. Central Kenya, where some of the best coffee in terms of quality comes from, has borne the brunt of the thefts with smallholder farmers losing millions of shillings to armed gangs that raid factories at night and cart away […]

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This Coffee Machine Makes The Perfect Cup Every Time

This Coffee Machine Makes The Perfect Cup Every Time

There’s no arguing that coffee is the most important beverage next to water (and fine, tea). It’s your daily pick-me-up, your energy fuel that helps you conquer your otherwise insurmountable tasks for the day. It’s only right, then, that you only consume quality coffee, and not the kind that you can make from pods (which […]

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Kibirigwi farmers stop factory’s bid to sell coffee at night

Kibirigwi farmers stop factory’s bid to sell coffee at night

By GEORGE MUNENEMore by this Author Chaos erupted at Kibirigwi Coffee Factory in Kirinyaga County when angry farmers attacked a lorry which was loaded with bags of coffee worth millions of shillings which was about to be transported. There was tension Monday night as the farmers stoned the vehicle and shattered its windscreen and attempted […]

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Farmers in Kandara block bid to ‘secretly’ sell their coffee

Farmers in Kandara block bid to ‘secretly’ sell their coffee

By NDUNG’U GACHANEMore by this Author Farmers from Irera Coffee Factory in Kandara, Murang’a County have blocked the sale of their produce, saying they were not involved in the deal. The farmers Saturday stormed the factory and offloaded the sacks of coffee that were about to be transported for sale, claiming that they were not […]

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The pumpkin spice latte is back: how autumn became an ad for Starbucks | Business

The pumpkin spice latte is back: how autumn became an ad for Starbucks | Business

Autumn is coming early this year. Rumor has it that despite the heat, Starbucks is releasing its pumpkin spice latte earlier than ever, on 27 August. The yearly unveiling of the drink, which has become as emblematic of the autumn as the changing leaves, is a media obsession – to the point that outlets publish […]

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Science says it’s safe to drink 25 cups of coffee today – so why do I feel so grim? | Life and style

10am, Monday morning. My editor asks me to attempt to drink 25 cups of coffee by 1pm and write about what that is like. It’s OK, I won’t die, he – and science – says. Coffee has been previously thought to stiffen arteries and increase the risk of a heart attack or stroke, but a […]

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