According to the Huffington Post, the 10 best-tasting instant coffees are Starbucks Via Colombia, Jacobs Kronung, Starbucks Via Italian Roast, Bustelo Supreme, Mount Hagen, Giraldo Farms, Medaglia D'Oro Instant Espresso Coffee, Chock Full O'Nuts, Tchibo Family and Everyday Value. Honorable mentions include Starbucks Via French Roast, Mountain Blend and Sanka.Know More
Although instant coffee is not known for being the best-tasting cup of java, the Huffington Post chose to do a list on instant coffee because it's something that most people can afford to drink every morning instead of buying coffee from a coffee shop. During testing, the Hufffington Post claims that the top five instant coffees on the list were not discernible from regular coffee.
Although the process for making instant coffee varies slightly between manufacturers, it starts with traditional coffee beans. These beans are dissolved in water to concentrate the coffee. Finally, the product is dried by either spray-drying or freeze-drying, which gives instant coffee its powdery, crystal-like look.
Instant coffee was first invented in 1901 by a Japanese scientist in Chicago. However, demand for the process did not increase until WWII because the same technology that is used to make instant coffee is also used to produce blood plasma and penicillin, which was developed by the military for war time.Learn more about Coffee & Tea
While there is no easily accessible information comparing acid levels of all known coffee brands, there are brands advertised as low acid. Some popular ones on Amazon.com include Puroast, HealthWise and Folgers Simply Smooth. These brands use beans processed and roasted in a unique way that reduces the acid content.Full Answer >
The best tasting foods available the week before a colonoscopy include pasta, pizza and baked goods, but the day before the colonoscopy, the limits on diet make a popsicle or bowl of Jell-O preferable choices. That last day, only clear liquid foods are allowed, notes Harvard Medical School.Full Answer >
Professional cooking sites like Food Network host celebrity chef recipes, while others like AllRecipes post consensus-picked recipes for oatmeal cookies, lending bakers a wide range of recipes from which to choose. These sites host different oatmeal cookie recipes with varying ingredients and offer different approaches to baking.Full Answer >
A recipe under 300 calories includes a 211-calorie Chili-Rubbed Tilapia with Asparagus. Rub a 4-ounce tilapia fillet with chili powder, garlic powder and salt. Cook the fish for five minutes over medium-high heat or until just opaque. Squeeze on some lemon, and serve with 1 cup steamed asparagus.Full Answer >