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Oct 2, 2007 01:38 PM

Decaf please...(wahhhh!) [moved from Not About Food board]

I LOVE coffee, but my nerves can't handle the caffeine anymore (sigh). I refuse to give up on coffee though, and have switched to decaf.

I use my French press, freshly grind my beans every morning, but most of the places I go to buy beans only offer one kind of decaf option. AND who says just because I want decaf I want it to be "light". I want rich, bold, sultry yummy beans people. Any suggestions on where to buy them online? Organic / fair trade would be cool too...

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  1. try counter culture or blue bottle, both excellent

    1. I really like La Semeuse - vacuum packed, though also available in NYC as loose beans. Very smooth taste.

      1. I think Peets does the best decaf. And there are choices. My favorite is the Decaf Sumatra.
        You can order online if there isn't one near you.

        I found that Dunkin' Donuts decaf is worthless.

        1. If you have a Trader Joe's around I find both the decaf French Roast and the decaf Italian roast to be quite drinkable.

          1. Two I like very much are


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            1. re: Dyspepsia

              Graffeo is fantastic coffee! First had it at Zuni cafe.... and always pick some up when we're in SF. I hadn't thought about it in quite some time...might have to order some now!