When you make tea, do you ever bounce the bag up and down under the impression it will steep faster? Have you ever ditched tea bags in favour of the more complicated “loose leaf” tea? Tea chemist Matt Harbowy tackles some tough myths on Quora, explaining why tea isn’t as complicated as some people make it out to be.
Coffee might as well be a religion for some people. Everyday, all at the same time, coffee-worshippers line up to pay their tithe and receive a cup full of arabica blessings to start them on their day. So how will the hyper-caffeinated fanatics, who seem to spend quite a lot on shiny home shrines dedicated to the gods of the blessed bean, respond to the latest ultra-cheap alternative from ALDI? Is it still fanaticism if it’s cheap?
Do you often spill beverages at your workspace or near your bed? Reddit user TheSpiffySpaceman shares how he mounted a bicycle water bottle cage to his wall at his workstation to keep his favourite beverage handy while eliminating most spills.
We’ve all had soft drinks explode on us once or twice, and there are quite a few rumours swirling around on how to avoid this problem. We tested a few methods out to see what works best.
If you’re a beer fan, you know there’s a wide world of craft brews that span styles, flavours and brands. While most of us have one or two go-to brews we enjoy whenever they’re available, if you want to expand your horizons, Goodbrews is a service that makes it easy to tick off the beers you already like, and get recommendations and ratings for ones you might like.