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Wednesday 4 October 2023 Dublin: 15°C

# Coffee

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Giving up white bread and 4 more Lenten promises to improve your health dramatically
Set your alarm 15 minutes earlier and start your day with a good stretch, plus more useful advice.
16 places to get a decent cup of coffee in Ireland
(Outside of Dublin.)
What is active recovery and why should I be doing it?
We chat to Padraig Marrey, one of the country’s top cycling coaches, about the fitness technique.
18 perfect coffee shop signs that deserve recognition
You for coffee? You for coffee.
Drugs in rugby, Joe Brolly's lament and more of the week’s best sportswriting
There are also pieces on the Seattle Seahawks, Super Rugby and an interview with Mick McCarthy.
Cork coffee shop totally owns Starbucks with this outdoor sign
The sign was in response to plans for Starbucks to open in Cork.
America is going crazy for the flat white. But why is it a big deal?
It’s not just an average coffee… there’s microfoam involved.
Dublin coffee shops are banding together to do an alternative to 12 Pubs
The city’s independent coffee shops are offering special deals each day until Christmas.
12 people who have already fallen victim to Roses treachery
When is a tin not a tin?
Traumatised by the green coffee Roses? You are not alone
They’re still there, and they’re not going away.
Need a 10-minute break? Step into the Reading Room…
Ferguson, darkroom tricks, and butter in your coffee.
Good news for coffee drinkers. A few cups a day reduces your risk of diabetes
Drinking three to four cups of coffee per day apparently isn’t all that bad.
Man who wrote Ebola on Aer Lingus coffee cup set for court appearance
The man is believed to have written “Attentione Ebola” on the cup.
9 over-the-top beverages that need to calm down
Deep-fried pumpkin spice latte, anybody?
Training and love coffee? Here's what you need to know
A study by American scientists Riley and Buxton found that up to and including four coffees a day doesn’t actually dehydrate you.
This diet will make you feel less tired, more energetic
Warning: there is absolutely no coffee in this diet.
Man claims to have found a dead mouse in his McDonald's coffee
It also left a few little presents.
This guy's latte art is the best you'll ever see
No leaves here.
Starbucks is testing a new latte that's supposed to taste like Guinness
The Dark Barrel Latte is currently being tried out in stores across the US.
Finally, an answer. Here's why Starbucks baristas never spell your name right
We knew it all along.
Here is what coffee actually does to your brain
That damn adenosine.
25 signs you’re an Irish NFL fan
From an addiction to coffee and learning the rules thorough Madden, you know what we’re talking about.
So what's the big deal about Starbucks' Pumpkin Spice Latte?
Americans go nuts for it every autumn, but what even is it?
Put the kettle on: A cup of tea a day could help you live longer
Researchers recommend drinking tea rather than coffee and if you don’t drink either, you should probably give tea a chance…
The type of coffee you drink might say a lot about your personality
Survey reveals what that espresso says about you.
Elbow and coffee conferences to bring €11m to Dublin
Fáilte Ireland said four major conferences have been secured over the next 12 months which will mean some serious revenue for the capital.
Do strong coffee sales mean the economy is getting better?
Retail Excellence Ireland says that hot beverage sales are an indicator of a stronger employment market.
15 things every developer working in Ireland will understand
*searches Stack Overflow for the answer*
People in America are putting Kerrygold in their coffee
Why? Erm…to lose weight?
Someone at this Dublin coffee shop needs an espresso, STAT
Mood emergency.
This Irish coffee cart has a rather unique offering
All that dancing is making us thirsty.
This caffeine-fuelled Frozen parody sums up your thoughts this morning
Frozen is here to stay, unlike you, in that library.
11 ingenious solutions to your first world lunch problems
WHY aren’t these things standard practice?
Kids taste coffee for the first time, remind you that it's actually disgusting
It doesn’t really taste NICE, does it. You need it, but it’s not NICE.
This is the 'new coffee' that Ireland is becoming obsessed with
Matcha green tea has seen a surge in popularity this year.
Drinking a lot more coffee could reduce your risk of getting diabetes
Unfortunately, there was no good news for tea drinkers – be they Barry or Lyons.
German store destroys 4,800 Hitler portrait cups it accidentally ordered
The cups were supposed to have a print of roses on them, but ended up having a faint image of
Starbucks apologise for 'Satanic symbols' drawn on woman's coffee
For one schoolteacher, it was the coffee run from hell.
Coffee chain to invest €20 million, creating 320 jobs
Caffe Nero opened their first branch in Ireland this month and hopes it will be start of a major investment.
Column: Bye, Bye Babycinno – why I'm ditching my child's favourite treat
Have you heard of babyccinos, the frothy, non-caffeine milk drink marketed at children? I wish I never had, writes Claire Micks.