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Time to Fika!

In Cake, Coffee, Snacks on 29 July 2013 at 10:00 pm

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Lately, I have been drinking Gevalia decaf House Blend coffee. OMGosh, Gevalia how I love thee! So smooth and delicious. Like the wonderful Swedes partaking in the ritual called Fika, I eat a pastry or some good yumminess along with my cuppa joe. Today it was a Japanese steam cake. Oh steam cake, it has been too long. I’ve blogged about them before so you may already know mine love for them.

Do you drink coffee or tea? What’s your fave?

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Sangaria’s Milk & Coffee

In Drinks, Japan on 10 January 2010 at 3:32 pm

Thanks BigHache!

While living in Japan, I sorta became accustomed to Japanese-style coffee. I did find most of their coffees to be extremely powerful in that it was very strong in taste. Let me take that back. It was INTENSE. At times, too much fuel for me! Wide open throttle! Though I could NEVER drink their coffee black, it did pack quite a punch. If at all possible I shied away from black coffee and tended to drink stuff like the one in the pic. I guess you can say I like mild coffees, especially the type Japanese offer because the taste is just so unique to me. By the way, I have found in my travels that if you order “American coffee” at cafes in Thailand or in Japan you will get some WEAK, watered down coffee. So sad. I wonder if that is intentionally done to make the local coffee seem much more superior. Anyway… Read the rest of this entry »

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