Such a thing as "good" instant coffee?
- Axalady May 5, 2008 03:57 PM
I'm going to be visiting England in Sept for 3 weeks, staying with husband's family. I learned that the family member we're staying with doesn't own a coffee maker, when he wants coffee he drinks instant. I said I'd buy him a small coffee maker when we get there. My MIL suggested I take my favorite instant with me. I haven't drank instant coffee in probably 18 years, so I certainly don't have a favorite. But it did get me wondering, is there such as thing as "good" instant coffee?
Buy a small expresso maker and treat yourself at the same time.
I would say NO to the instant question
A coffee maker will make a wonderful gift -- be sure to pack a pound or two of your favorite coffee, and he might be a convert!
yes Nescafe's Gold Blend is a great instant coffee. I get it sent over from England. Even the decaff is good. Do not buy any other make!!!!
alternatively buy a French Press in England, sold everywhere and known as Cafetieres over there. Buy coffee and away you go.
Take a pound or so of ground coffee in your suitcase and a Melitta single serve cone as well as some paper filters. When they heat the kettle for their tea you can use the kettle for your cup of coffee