Real Simple staffers tested more than fifty blends—these picks were especially fresh, balanced, and satisfying.
It’s the best part of waking up, but there are a million ways to brew it. Here, 2012 U.S. Barista Champion Katie Carguilo, from Counter Culture Coffee’s training center, in New York City, spills the beans on her choice method.
Put away that sad can of seltzer and say cheers.
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When life hands you lemons, make (a delicious twist on) lemonade.
Get your caffeine fix for less with these money-saving secrets from an anonymous barista.
Want to wet your whistle? Get recommendations and tips for juices, sodas, and more, plus recipes for your own thirst-quenching concoctions.
These crisp beverages will beat the hottest heat when plain ice water just doesn’t cut it.
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Bid adieu to strange brews. Real Simple staffers and Kiley Holliday, owner of New York City’s Bosie tea parlor, sipped 206 varieties (all bagged and from the supermarket) and found eight slam dunks.