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Starbucks to sell instant coffee ("Via")

ipsedixit Feb 12, 2009 09:09 PM

This ought to be interesting.

http://www.crainsnewyork.com/article/...

  1. Samalicious Mar 28, 2009 11:03 AM

    I got my sample in the mail and made a cup today. It tastes like Taster's Choice, ok for what it is I guess.

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      Emm Mar 28, 2009 01:49 PM

      I tried a sample and thought it was quite a bit better than Taster's Choice, although I used a flavored "creamer" product with it so that may have masked the actual flavor. I'd use it in a pinch, although the single-cup coffee pot I use at home is so quick and easy there's really no point in instant.

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      starbucksbrew Feb 22, 2009 04:32 AM

      Ugh. Are you kidding me?

      I think they would do better to introduce boba tea instead. I love boba tea.

      1. coney with everything Feb 13, 2009 05:07 AM

        I hope they will give out samples. If it's as good as they say, I'd keep a jar in the house.

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          Cathy Feb 22, 2009 09:00 AM

          You can have a sample mailed to you, via the website. www.starbucks.com

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