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Strong Coffee Bean Blend

blondee_47 Jan 1, 2010 11:30 AM

I am on a mission to find the strongest coffee blend from Van Houtte coffee which indeed is cheap but easily attainable at the local grocer when I run out and don't have time to get to Union or La Vieille Europe. Any suggestions?

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    Anth Jan 1, 2010 12:51 PM

    try using a blend you're already familiar with and use a bit more coffee per cup, that should up the brew strength. You can also try grinding a little bit finer or stirring and agitating a bit more (if possible). Good luck!

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      ColmARocK Jan 7, 2010 07:29 AM

      Hello this picture should help you and I also have a .xls file with all the description of each blend if you want.

      1. NickMontreal Jan 8, 2010 05:36 AM

        By strongest do you mean in flavour or in caffeine content? Remember that the lighter the roast, the greater the caffeine.

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