Best Coffee

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I have only tried coffee a few times from the big sellers like Starbucks. Amazon. McDonalds and others.. and have never enjoyed one.
However I was in Malaysia in Nebong Tabal . way
up north. recently and in the early morning when everything was still closed. dying for a coffee. I sat down at a small side stall and had the best hot coffee I have ever had. And only cost 2.5 mr
It's not the first time that this has happen.
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Sundance has good coffee, but Hagar rules.
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Duncan wrote: Sat Aug 11, 2018 5:32 pm I sat down at a small side stall and had the best hot coffee I have ever had. And only cost 2.5 mr
I much prefer the coffee at dirty little viet style coffee shops in a small glass with sweet milk to the fancy coffee shops with expensive coffee making machines.
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Username Taken wrote: Sat Aug 11, 2018 5:38 pm
Duncan wrote: Sat Aug 11, 2018 5:32 pm I sat down at a small side stall and had the best hot coffee I have ever had. And only cost 2.5 mr
I much prefer the coffee at dirty little viet style coffee shops in a small glass with sweet milk to the fancy coffee shops with expensive coffee making machines.
Problem with those is that they add things like soy beans, corn and even ground up batteries.
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;) in PP same story. Few local coffee beats such big ones.


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hanno wrote: Sat Aug 11, 2018 5:43 pmProblem with those is that they add things like soy beans, corn and even ground up batteries.
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love the street stall iced coffees
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Username Taken wrote: Sat Aug 11, 2018 5:38 pm
Duncan wrote: Sat Aug 11, 2018 5:32 pm I sat down at a small side stall and had the best hot coffee I have ever had. And only cost 2.5 mr
I much prefer the coffee at dirty little viet style coffee shops in a small glass with sweet milk to the fancy coffee shops with expensive coffee making machines.
I walk each day about 0530 and end up at a small mum and pop kerb restaurant on 51 off 108. I have a home brewed hot coffee with sweet milk. Great way to start the day then walk another 30 mins home. =@
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Apart from instant coffee, I am very fond of Vietnamese coffee.
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I buy a nice lao arabica let a sweet girl grind the beans for me on the spot.
Then I make my own coffee with a french press and drink it on the balcony.
Use kulen water for the coffee.
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