The Daily Eastern News

Here’s a hot take on hot vs. iced coffee

Jessica Stewart

October 23, 2019

The other day, I went through the Starbucks drive-thru and ordered a french vanilla coffee with cream and sugar, which is hot by default. However, when I got to the window and they handed me my drink, it was iced. I did not ask for it to be iced, so why did they assume that was what I wanted? This is...

Coffee is one influential drink

Alyssa Cravens, Staff Reporter

July 16, 2019

I didn’t like coffee—at least, not at first. It took several years of drinks littered with sugar and the slightest coffee taste to slowly build myself up to a point where I could drink it any other way. Today, I find myself craving the bitter taste, hot or cold, in the morning, noon or night;...

Java B&B serves up hot coffee, warm atmosphere

Valentina Vargas, Multicultural Reporter

April 24, 2019

The strong aroma of ground coffee beans drifts all around the first level of the Martin Luther King Jr. University Union. A huge red mug sign reads “Java Beanery and Bakery” displayed across a variety menu of ice and blended drinks. Two young baristas, a slender man with brown, short, wavy...

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