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Old 01-13-2014, 09:34 AM   #101
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At home I use a Keurig with an Italian roast (I drink it black) and the DH drinks tea.
Now when camping it's a different story, we do mochas. Boil water in the kettle on the stove top (no power needed) and use hot chocolate mix (I have tried many, but the Safeway brand - the one that comes in a can and scoop yourself - is my fav) mixed with instant espresso (Medaglia D'Oro) topped with some half and half for extra creaminess...better than Starbucks any day! My ratio is 4/2 chocolate/espresso.

Mmmm that sounds like a yummy mocha! I'll have to coy that recipe down!
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Old 01-20-2014, 04:51 PM   #102
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We love our coffee, as most seem to, cannot simply survive without it. We have tried the French Press, and have a plug in coffee maker we take along camping if we have power, but at the end of the day, their is nothing, and I mean nothing, that makes a good strong coffee like a Moka Express.

Disregard the little container of Folgers, we were travelling my motorbike and could only find one place near our campsite to buy coffee that day.
I'd likely sell a loved one before parting with my Moka Express.

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Old 01-23-2014, 10:56 PM   #103
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Dark Roast Coffee! Cuisinart 4 cup coffee maker with power... no power, old fashioned percolator on the stove top. What ever it takes!
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Old 01-23-2014, 11:14 PM   #104
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I like mine when others are ready to throw it out... good ol' battery acid fishin' coffee. It needs to be a good 3 hours old... and kinda thick...
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Old 01-23-2014, 11:57 PM   #105
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Santa left Small Keurig ....working on getting the right amount of water
Mr.Coffee works great . Coffee n Baileys

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Old 01-24-2014, 01:56 AM   #106
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sounds divine

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Pretty much all of the above.

We carry our Bosch Tassimo machine for decaf cappuccino or hot chocolate in the evening; and a hot mug of great coffee in the morning (when we have electric).

When no hookup camping, I carry a blue porcelain "cowboy" coffee pot and a couple pounds of Starbucks for the gas stove.

I gotta have coffee and if you are camping I only bring the best.

Ok, after reading all these posts on one of my favorite beverages , I've decided to camp next to Herk LOL, should be coffee cups~~~
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Old 01-24-2014, 02:01 AM   #107
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short travel mugs

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you have shorter travel mugs????

ever since we bought "stubby", we've been looking for short mugs! Can't find 'em anywhere!

I think i'm talking myself into a new coffee machine....and now I've got some good idears
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Have you seen the tervis tumbler mugs? we have one that holds 12 oz I think and it fits under my coffee maker really well. If I remove the drain plate, I can use the midsize tervis tumblers. just a thought....
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Old 01-24-2014, 02:12 AM   #108
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lol, after reading these posts, I think about my own camper and what I use....... oops. just gave my "extra" coffee pot to DD to take to college..... may investigate the perculators..... we're city slickers, prefer beach camping, and there's usually a good cup of coffee within a reasonable distance. Still, there's nothing like waking up to a fresh pot
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Old 01-24-2014, 06:39 AM   #109
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Keurig at home. French press or percolator in the camper. We have an electric and stovetop kettle. I make my coffee and DW can make her tea.
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Bunn here too (at home and camping). Fresh ground. Not too picky on coffee beans though. Just about anything in the dark roast section. Like to try different kinds.
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