Tag: starbucks

Starbucks on Top!

This is crazy to believe but Starbucks is now the 3rd largest US Restaurant Chain. #1 is McDonald’s…surprise surprise and #2 is Subway. It is very astonishing to think that Starbucks is currently ahead of Fast Food Giants such as Burger King and Wendy’s. Over the past years, the numbers have been changing a lot. […]

Earth Day- Go Get a Free Cup of Coffee

Happy Earth Day! To celebrate Earth Day, starting at 5 am today, Starbucks will be giving away free coffee if you bring in your own travel mug. They are doing this to create a better awareness for earth day and to cut down on the cups (paper) given out with their coffee products. So go […]

Easy Coffee Frappe

This recipe is one I found in my Desperate Housewives cookbook. It is a very simple recipe and turns out great, but I would have never thought to do this… To make the Coffee Frappe, you need coffee and milk. That is it! You first make some coffee and put it in an ice cube […]

Dunkin Donuts Everyday Joe Campaign

Image via Wikipedia This new campaign Dunkin Donuts was started two weeks ago. The purpose of this new campaign is to show consumers that everyone comes to Donut Donuts. To feature this brand, Dunkin Donuts called thousands of fans to find out who would be featured in the commercials. So far, consumers have reacted in […]

Is Dunkin’ Donuts Coffee Better Than Starbucks Coffee?

Image via Wikipedia My brother, Steve, came to visit last weekend and we were out and about and it was mid-afternoon and time for coffee.  He said “Let’s find a Dunkin’ Donuts – I like their coffee”.  Well, I have to say that was the first time I’ve heard that! Imagine my surprise today when […]

Do you remember??

Do you remember food over the years that companies thought was a brilliant idea, but once the food came out, it was quickly taken off the marketplace because customers didn’t like it?? One of the foods I always remember were fries called Funky Fries. These fries came in funky flavors and colors. Some of the […]

Nibbles & Bites: It’s All Greek for Me!

Yogurt, that is. I keep a pretty repetitive eating routine (at least during the week when I’m on a schedule) that involves regular meals and snacks, primarily to keep my blood-sugar from dropping. Mid-morning means a dose of yogurt which has the added benefit of live cultures and, over the years, I’ve tried most of […]

Starbucks Competes with McDonalds

You know the economy is really bad when Starbucks decides to compete with McDonalds. McDonalds has already decided to take on Starbucks pricey coffee drinks by creating some of its own at a lesser price. Touche. Now Starbucks is competing with a breakfast package for $3.95 which includes a latte and oatmeal or coffee cake […]

Dunkin’ Donuts Coffee Beats Starbucks Coffee

Originally uploaded by artofdessert Dunkin’ Donuts or Starbucks? Americans have made their coffee choice clear, and there is now a winner in the battle of the brews. Today, Dunkin’ Donuts announced that an independent taste test of coffee drinkers across ten major U.S. markets shows a significant majority of participants preferred Dunkin’ Donuts coffee over […]