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The Coffee Thread

Discussion in 'TalkCeltic Pub' started by Marty McFly, May 22, 2019.

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  1. Scotia Gold Member Gold Member

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    ha ha , forgot we got one of those at Christmas …… and got 4 boxes of hot chocolate pods for the weans .
     
  2. An Madadh Rua Gold Member Gold Member

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    Love coffee but take it very weak. Always went for only a half shot latte which I had to explain every time I bought one. (Went on for years). Costa staff seemed to understand that I wanted weak coffee more readily than anywhere else. There are now loads of smaller independent coffee shops near home and I have found one which allows me to order cup/glass of hot milk with the coffee shots served in separate wee jug!!

    We had coffee machine at home but it gave up the ghost about 18 months ago. Now we use one of those wee moka pots. Class.
     
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    The Hot Chocolate is so good.
     
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    The costa pods for the Bosch machine are class. Cheap as chips off amazon as well or b&m :50:
     
  5. Scotia Gold Member Gold Member

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    no had one of them yet .
     
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    If they're the Cadburys ones then they are very nice.
     
  7. JC Anton Here we go... Gold Member

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    Strong and black, like Brendan..
     
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    Loved the 'new to the coffee game' in the op.

    Tbf I mostly drink cups of black instant coffee because that is all that is in the work kitchen and I resent paying 2-3 quid a coffee outside (although tbf instant coffee is what I thought coffee was until I went to uni so no hardship). Having said that, there is a guy near me with a wee Arabic bakers/butchers who does a lovely coffee so I get one from him in the morning. Was at a market the other day though and had an Americano (2.75 ffs!) and it was * delicious
     
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  9. Bernie Bhoy Gold Member Gold Member

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    Started drinking decaff due to health a couple of years back. Can't seem to find a decent one though?
     
  10. TimFloyd Gold Member Gold Member

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    You can think of my shock then today at Bothwell services in the garage self service Starbucks machine coffee cost me £3

    In fact Stirling services Costa is worse I had a large coffee with an extra shot and I'm sure it was nearly a fiver
     
  11. Gerry1972 Gold Member Gold Member

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    Head to Costa and get an Iced Latte every morning before heading into work.

    I order ahead on my app and love it when there is a big queue when I walk in and moonwalk past everbody and pick up my drink. The look on some of their faces is priceless.
     
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  12. Minty 2 x BOTB winner Gold Member

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    Anyone who likes coffee, should try Vietnamese coffee. The Pho restaurant chain does it, but I’d imagine any Vietnamese restaurant will too.
     
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    I’ll have a latte now & again, but not massive on hot drinks.

    If you drink black coffee, you need yer hard drive checked.
     
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    Costa for extra shot cappuccino and no sprinkly gear. I can’t have more than 1 a day or I’m ready for lift off literally and have to catch myself sometimes because I’m running about as if the world is ending. And when the coffee kick leaves. Uuurgghhhh.:35:
     
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  15. JordyBhoy Árd rí Éireann Gold Member

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    Gold Blend man at home, and as a few others have said, McDonalds coffee is actually a lot better than many coffee shops which is surprising considering their food, which is their main business after all , is generally *.
     
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    Don't drink Coffee or Tea, but I love the smell of Coffee.
     
  17. Twisty 9 in a row Gold Member

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    The coffee one in a box of roses :35:
     
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  18. Seán Mac D Gold Member Gold Member

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    That's quite similar to myself actually. I don't drink petrol or freshly cut grass but I love the smell of them.
     
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    Hate the smell and the taste.

    True Fenians only drink green tea.
     
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    £3 out a machine is taking the * an aw! Captive audience in the services of course...