Lower East Side’s Whynot Coffee closes in favor of famed pizza joint

November 25, 2017 / 0 comments

One of our favorite coffee shops has closed. We just learned that Whynot Coffee has been closed for about a week now — as Bowery Boogie reported “movers were busy clearing out the enormous ground level space at 175 Orchard. It’s done” on November 13th.

Nespresso is running a one-day promotion for 20% off their pods when you buy 8 sleeves

September 12, 2017 / 2 comments

Though Nespresso does run good promotions on their machines, they rarely ever have any worthwhile sales on their pod sleeves. Usually any promotion around their pods involves giving a free accessory or something equally useless.

Receive a Gregorys Coffee $5 promo code for first time mobile app users

October 14, 2016 / 0 comments

Are you a “Gregular“, but tired of the stamp card loyalty cards? Don’t fret, in 2017 Gregorys Coffee released their mobile app that will serve as your virtual punch card from here on out.

The Coffee Bean & Teaf Leaf finally releases mobile app

September 27, 2016 / 1 comment

Listen, I love The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf  but for a company with hundreds of locations internationally they really should have had a mobile app many years ago.

Nespresso’s Black Friday sale discounts up to 40% off new machines

November 25, 2015 / 0 comments

Nespresso often puts their machines on sale, but it’s been a while since they’ve had a promotion like the one they just announced for Thanksgiving and Black Friday.

Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf releases Red Velvet Hot Cocoa powder in 22oz tin

November 10, 2015 / 0 comments

Did you receive the same email from Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf that I did? For those of you obsessed with their Red Velvet Hot Cocoa powder have reason to sing happy holiday songs today.

Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf’s addicting hazelnut powder now available to buy in-store

November 4, 2015 / 2 comments

Rejoice! After years of customers begging, Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf finally decided to sell their magic hazelnut powder!*

Nespresso celebrates “National Coffee Day” with “Buy 10 Get 1 Free”

September 29, 2015 / 1 comment

If you’re a member of Nespresso Club, you likely got the same promotional email I received this morning.

Nespresso Sale 2015: 30% off Nespresso machines

June 12, 2015 / 0 comments

I just got an promotional email from Nespresso announcing their 2015 Father’s Day sale.

Best of East Village: The Roost coffee shop/bar

August 18, 2014 / 0 comments

The Roost opened around the corner from me a few months ago. On Avenue B between 13th and 14th street, I walked by the cozy little coffee shop several times and kept telling myself that I would stop in at some point.

Where was the first blue bottle?

Where was the first Blue Bottle Coffee Co. location?

June 10, 2014 / 0 comments

As I was listing out recommendations for friends visiting San Francisco, I remembered that they enjoyed coffee, so I included some of the bigger name artisan cafes in the city. Of course that list included the Blue Bottle

Habitual Holiday Hazelnut Hoarding

January 10, 2014 / 12 comments

> I’m so obsessed with Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf’s hazelnut lattes, that I purchase their hazelnut powder to try and recreate them at home.