All the Brands Upping Our Coffee Game This National Coffee Day
It's Sep. 29, which means that National Coffee Day is upon us, and we're celebrating with all of our deeply brewed favorites.
This year, we spent a lot of time at home playing around with the tastiest, easiest ways to make the most delicious cups of coffee ever, and we discovered some incredible brands along the way. If you're curious about our favorites, just keep scrolling to find out which brands we think are the best of the best.
There are a lot of cold brew brands out there, but Explorer Cold Brew Co. is the first we've discovered that offers their cold brew concentrate at four different caffeine levels. Whether you need double the caffeine of a normal cold brew in every sip, or can't tolerate caffeine at all, they've got you covered. Plus, their brews are far more delicious than any coffee chain's, and at a fraction of the price.
(via Explorer Cold Brew Co.)
Cometeer coffee does things a little differently, and that's why we adore them. They brew the perfect concentrated coffee on their end, with the very best beans from roasting partners around the world, and send them to customers in the form of tiny frozen pods, which you then melt into your favorite drinks—hot or cold. Whether you prefer single-origin black coffee, love diluting your drinks with plenty of cream and sugar or can only drink decaf blends, they've got something for you, and will send eight capsules of four unique roasts your way for about $2 per cup. Believe us—the flavor is worth the cost.
When you're on the go, sometimes instant coffee is your simplest, most portable option. The problem? Most instant coffees have a harsh, bitter taste—almost like they're full of ash. That's gross. But the minute we tasted Get Supr Instant Coffee, we knew we were on to something good. It offers all of the ease and convenience of instant coffee, but with a much richer, fuller flavor than the competition—and you won't have to drown it in cream and sugar to enjoy it, either.
Sometimes, what you put in your coffee is just as important as the coffee itself. That's why we can't get enough of Goodmylk Co. and their plant-based adaptogen creamers, loaded with ingredients including reishi, lion's mane, astragalus and tocotrienols to leave you feeling calm, focused and ready to take on your day. Their Almond Activated Creamer and Super Oat Activated Creamer are both delicious and also have a hint of sweetness, so you don't have to use as much sugar to get your desired taste. Plus, the brand's Electric Frother has come in handy more times than we can even count as we've experimented with fancy lattes and more.
Did you know that the mug you drink your coffee out of can play an important role in the overall experience? Most travel mugs are designed with a tiny hole for sipping which prevents you from smelling your coffee as you sip, when removes an essential element of your coffee tasting the way it should. Fellow's Carter Everywhere Mug solves that problem with a wide mouth for full flavor. It also has a ceramic interior, to maintain the integrity of the taste of your coffee, while keeping hot drinks hot and cold drinks cold like you'd expect from any vacuum flask.
Why just drink your coffee when you can also use it on your face for flawless, glowing skin? UpCircle Beauty uses upcycled coffee grounds in a number of their products for exfoliation, while the caffeine in the coffee perks skin right up, brightening the skin while reducing puffiness and inflammation. From their Face Scrub Citrus Blend to their Face Serum with Coffee Oil, Eye Cream with Maple and Coffee and Coffee and Peppermint Exfoliating Body Scrub, each one will leave you looking and feeling nearly as refreshed as a cup of your favorite coffee blend.
(via UpCircle Beauty)
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