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76GTFan
01-06-2011, 10:29 AM
Just wanted to get some ideas for some good coffee.

I currently drink the following:

Mostly Green Mountain Coffee:

Dark Magic
Double black diamond
Newman's Own Organic
Espresso

I prefer the Extra Bold coffees or dark roast. Any others worth trying?

jonumberone
01-06-2011, 10:34 AM
I'm loving Timothy's San Lorenzo Dark right now :tu

VTDragon
01-06-2011, 10:38 AM
I like a large cup of coffee, so Donut House in the Travel Mug size and Kona Blend extra bold

688sonarmen
01-06-2011, 10:43 AM
Obsidian- Full bodied dark roast with a strong dark chocolate taste. I have only seen it at Target.

AD720
01-06-2011, 10:48 AM
For Dark roast:

Black Tiger
Mahogany (very rich)
Jet Fuel

Springsman
01-06-2011, 10:56 AM
Where you guys buying your coffee...our Walmart here stopped carrying the few that they did carry, and the only other place i've found that has a decent selection is bed/Bath/beyond... :(

jmsremax
01-06-2011, 11:03 AM
Outside of what has been said already I also enjoy Tulley's Italian Roast

jonumberone
01-06-2011, 11:04 AM
Where you guys buying your coffee...our Walmart here stopped carrying the few that they did carry, and the only other place i've found that has a decent selection is bed/Bath/beyond... :(

Amazon for me:tu
Great prices, free shipping, no tax!!

alley00p
01-06-2011, 11:32 AM
For Dark roast:

Black Tiger
Mahogany (very rich)
Jet Fuel

+1

Other Favorites:
Van Houtte Sumatran Extra Bold
Green Mountain CoffeeŽ Kenyan AA Extra Bold
Newman's Special Blend Extra Bold
Emeril's Big Easy Coffee

I buy some K-cups at Bed Bath & Beyond - here they go for @ $10/18 cups
Also, I order from http:/www.keurig.com (http://www.keurig.com)
and http://www.coffeewiz.com/

:dance:
Charlie

AD720
01-06-2011, 12:11 PM
I use Big Cat Coffees but I order like 500 at a time. If you want to try smaller amounts of different blends they do sampler packs. 50 cents per is what I shoot for price wise.

mosesbotbol
01-06-2011, 12:13 PM
Try something from Peet's Coffee.

Dave128
01-06-2011, 12:35 PM
My B&M sells boxes of K-Cups at $12.99/24.

waffle
01-07-2011, 07:07 AM
cafeexpressdelivery.com

wayner123
01-07-2011, 08:19 AM
IMO, the list you have is pretty good. The Newman's Own Organic Extra Bold is my favorite of any of the KCups right now.

Chainsaw13
01-07-2011, 02:03 PM
My favorite right now is the GM Kona Blend. Their Sumatran Reserve is good too.

BigCat
01-07-2011, 04:05 PM
Where you guys buying your coffee...our Walmart here stopped carrying the few that they did carry, and the only other place i've found that has a decent selection is bed/Bath/beyond... :(

Bed Bath and Beyond is great and you can use 20% off coupons that they incessantly send in the mail. You can get them for less than .50 cents a cup with the coupons.

Chainsaw13
01-07-2011, 04:44 PM
Bed Bath and Beyond is great and you can use 20% off coupons that they incessantly send in the mail. You can get them for less than .50 cents a cup with the coupons.

Hopefully Amazon comes to their senses and puts the prices back to what they were before the holidays. The boxes of 50 were ~$22, so less than $.45 each. Even less if you signed up for the auto deliver.

jitzy
01-07-2011, 04:50 PM
I use Big Cat Coffees but I order like 500 at a time. If you want to try smaller amounts of different blends they do sampler packs. 50 cents per is what I shoot for price wise.

Thats who I use and have been very happy, my favorite right now is doughnut shop.

taltos
01-09-2011, 01:34 PM
coffeecart.com is a great source for k cups. My current list of full bodied coffees includes:
Van Houtte Eclipse
Tully's French Roast
Green Mountain Dark Magic
Gloria Jean's Black Gold

Enjoy!

staminator
01-09-2011, 07:41 PM
Outside of what has been said already I also enjoy Tulley's Italian Roast

Second that!

VTDragon
01-10-2011, 11:19 AM
Where you guys buying your coffee...our Walmart here stopped carrying the few that they did carry, and the only other place i've found that has a decent selection is bed/Bath/beyond... :(
Direct from the source: https://www.greenmountaincoffee.com/ . You can sign up for automatic delivery (their Cafe Express program) and you get free shipping (min 4 boxes) and $2.50 off per box.

sammyboy405
01-22-2011, 04:36 PM
Just got a Box of 50 Donut House for 21 Bucks.. And Just order and Kailua 24 count from amazon. I hear its really good too.

Sauer Grapes
02-20-2011, 11:39 AM
Sams and Costco have 80 ct. boxes for like $33.

chand
02-20-2011, 11:49 AM
I love the Coffee People line.:tu

Sauer Grapes
02-28-2011, 02:20 PM
In case you guys missed it, there is a kcup deal on slickdeals.

http://slickdeals.net/forums/showthread.php?t=2704427

Gargoyle
02-28-2011, 04:07 PM
For Dark roast:

Black Tiger
Mahogany (very rich)
Jet Fuel

:tu:tu for the Coffee People k-cups. Just got the office to stock Jet Fuel!

Christiel49
03-11-2011, 09:55 AM
I am enjoying GM Kona right now. Like the Donutshop, and Coffee people Jet Fuel......I have tried a lot and these I like the most

Open to any suggestions.

TBone
03-11-2011, 11:43 AM
My favorite right now is the GM Kona Blend. Their Sumatran Reserve is good too.

Ditto to the GM Kona Blend, I also like these:

Caribou blend
Newman's own Extra Bold
Duncan
GMC Nantucket Blend

Dave128
03-11-2011, 11:50 AM
I recently bought an 80 count box of Newman's Own extra Bold (a good buy at BJ's @ less than .50 a cup). I enjoy it very much. I also like Kona, Sumatran Reserve, Black Magic, Double Black Diamond and Espresso Blend.

Aero95
03-24-2011, 09:47 AM
I recently got all my coffee through Kohl's with a 30% off coupon and the Kohl's cash. They have a good selection online.

LasciviousXXX
07-20-2011, 02:09 AM
My work just purchased a Keurig machine for the office. I generally drink Espresso but it isn't easily available at work LOL. So I'm going to pick up some Kcups to try 'em out. I don't use sugar or cream in my coffee so I love full flavored cups of coffee. I will try out some of the ones recommended in the thread. However, are there any specific rec's for someone who generally only drinks Espresso?

Thx

Dave128
07-20-2011, 10:49 AM
I too enjoy a strong cup of coffee with no cream or sugar. The Green Mountain Espresso Blend fits the bill for me.

Blak Smyth
07-20-2011, 11:17 AM
I use to buy K-cups until I started buying my coffee from a friend who roast his own beans. I bought the screen kit for my Kuerig. I tried it with regular coffee and it didn't seem to work well. With my friends home roasted blend it works perfect, I think because it is a bit more coarse. Now that's all I use.

The style I use:
http://t1.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcRfUjT8t5OOG8XZ933fvZNPEKbmIJUEK VDDIjxAvL1eYwrqM_cf7A


This style might even be better?:
http://www.singleservecoffee.com/pictures/solofill_packaging.jpg

baddevildog82
07-20-2011, 11:22 AM
This is a great thread guys. My wife and I are planning to get a Kuerig because she is switching to decaff and we only drink one or two cups a day. This will help us with blends to try and places to get them.:cf2

Chainsaw13
07-20-2011, 11:42 AM
This style might even be better?:
http://www.singleservecoffee.com/pictures/solofill_packaging.jpg

I bought two of these off Amazon a month or so ago. They work awesome. Easy to fill, not bad to clean and I think you get a better tasting coffee than the normal k-cups. Plus you can use whatever coffee you like.

Dave128
07-20-2011, 03:25 PM
http://t1.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcRfUjT8t5OOG8XZ933fvZNPEKbmIJUEK VDDIjxAvL1eYwrqM_cf7A

I find that a coarse grind works great in this.

Blak Smyth
07-20-2011, 03:38 PM
I find that a coarse grind works great in this.

That's my experience as well. The finer grinds just seem to get pushed out of the way with the water pressure. The coarse grinds seem to stay in place and allow the water to mix better.
I think that aftermarket red one above might fix that problem as it appears to fan the water flow out more.

JohnnyFlake
07-20-2011, 05:55 PM
I have tried a lot of different K-Cups, I mean a lot and the ones I like best for consistent richness of flavor are:

Newman's - Own Organic Extra Bold
Coffee People - Donut Shop
Coffee People - Kona Blend
Wolf Gang Puck - Breakfast in Bed
Tulley - Kona Blend (I've been told and have read that this is discontinued)

nofeardiver
07-20-2011, 09:16 PM
Caribou blends
Lake and Lodge
Mountain Blueberry
Kona blend, I was told that green mountain wasn't going to be making it, but I still see it in stores!

These are my rotation, also Donut House is a great coffee, my favorite right now is the Caribou Daybreak Coffee, if you want bold go with lak and lodge or Kona!

taltos
07-22-2011, 06:41 AM
My work just purchased a Keurig machine for the office. I generally drink Espresso but it isn't easily available at work LOL. So I'm going to pick up some Kcups to try 'em out. I don't use sugar or cream in my coffee so I love full flavored cups of coffee. I will try out some of the ones recommended in the thread. However, are there any specific rec's for someone who generally only drinks Espresso?

ThxI would suggest Green Mountain Dark Magic, FTO Espresso and Double Black Diamond for the dark and intense flavor that you are seeking.

nofeardiver
07-22-2011, 03:42 PM
What isnthat jetfuel like, is it similar to donut house or dark strong?

xlc12rf
07-22-2011, 04:37 PM
Give Timothy's Parisian Nights a try. I love that one.

I'm also a fan of Sumatran Reserve, Caribou, Dark Magic. I plan on trying Mohagany, and black tiger.

BeerAdvocate
07-22-2011, 06:18 PM
Give Timothy's Parisian Nights a try. I love that one.

I'm also a fan of Sumatran Reserve, Caribou, Dark Magic. I plan on trying Mohagany, and black tiger.

Black Tiger is one of my favorites!

nofeardiver
07-23-2011, 08:29 AM
What isnthat jetfuel like, is it similar to donut house or dark strong?

Well thad not what I ment to type stupid iPhone, lol...


Try this

What is jet fuel like?

Mr.Maduro
08-06-2011, 07:15 AM
Having a cup of Dunkin Donuts original blend from a K Cup. It's good, but not worth it... $11.99/14.

To be honest, it tastes a little like Green Mountain's Our Blend.

JohnnyFlake
08-06-2011, 12:32 PM
Having a cup of Dunkin Donuts original blend from a K Cup. It's good, but not worth it... $11.99/14.

To be honest, it tastes a little like Green Mountain's Our Blend.

Thanks for the heads-up on the Dunkin Donut K-Cups. I was getting ready to buy a pack, but I was having a hard time pulling the trigger at the price they're asking. Now, I can save the money!

The Coffee People's - Donut Shop Blend is one of my 3 favorites. I find it hard to believe that the Dunkin Donut Blend could be any better.

Angry_Pirate
08-07-2011, 02:53 AM
I like the chocolate glazed donut and rev pulse..

wayner123
08-07-2011, 07:29 AM
I wanted to add that if you have a Lowes nearby you might want to check them out. They had 4 or 5 varieties I couldn't find anywhere else.

FrankJohnson
09-21-2011, 05:37 PM
Hmm... If your going for a dark blend I would go with:

Timothys Coffee Extra Bold Parisian Nights
Caribou Coffee Mahogany
Caribou Coffee Sumatra
Coffee People French Roast

I also would probably go with that order as well. There are so many different types that it can be quite hard to narrow it down. If your looking for any good place to buy I really like Coffee For Less (http://www.coffeeforless.com).

taltos
09-21-2011, 05:43 PM
For a dark blend with some strength:
Tully's French Roast
Emeril's Easy Dark Bold
Van Houtte Eclipse
Green Mountain Double Black Diamond

I find the Eclipse to be the strongest of the group. As may be noted, I have no Coffee People coffees on the list since they all taste burned to me.:tu

pnoon
09-21-2011, 06:10 PM
Hmm... If your going for a dark blend I would go with:

Timothys Coffee Extra Bold Parisian Nights
Caribou Coffee Mahogany
Caribou Coffee Sumatra
Coffee People French Roast

I also would probably go with that order as well. There are so many different types that it can be quite hard to narrow it down. If your looking for any good place to buy I really like Coffee For Less (http://www.coffeeforless.com).

I'll bet you do seeing as you either work for or own the company.
:2

icehog3
09-21-2011, 06:10 PM
Hmm... If your going for a dark blend I would go with:

Timothys Coffee Extra Bold Parisian Nights
Caribou Coffee Mahogany
Caribou Coffee Sumatra
Coffee People French Roast

I also would probably go with that order as well. There are so many different types that it can be quite hard to narrow it down. If your looking for any good place to buy I really like Coffee For Less (http://www.coffeeforless.com).

Interesting....how did you find Coffee For Less? I have never heard of them before.

JohnnyFlake
09-21-2011, 06:59 PM
Has anyone tried the Hot Apple Cider K-Cups yet?

bdgile
11-09-2011, 06:02 PM
Love the Kona Bold!

688sonarmen
11-09-2011, 06:31 PM
Has anyone tried the Hot Apple Cider K-Cups yet?

Yup, it's not bad for the price. About 9.00$ for the box.

688sonarmen
11-09-2011, 07:01 PM
BTW Starbucks K-cups are finally out for those of you that admit to drinking Starbucks:tu

bdgile
11-09-2011, 07:29 PM
BTW Starbucks K-cups are finally out for those of you that admit to drinking Starbucks:tu

Have you had one yet? I just tried one... not a fan...