Tag - Caffeine

Domoooo! Attack Energy Drink – Review

So for being in Baltimore on the occasion of the Poe Bicentennial, my first thought was to find a 7-Eleven, as we don’t have them in Atlanta. There have been reports before of drinks one can only find there. The Simpsons tie-in event...

Vincent Van Gogh Double Espresso Vodka...

One of the things I can marvel at coming off of my thirteen-year self-imposed health-prescribed alcohol moratorium–apart from the eager proclivity of people to think I’m going to become a lush at the drop of a hat–is the...

Berry Crunk – Drink Review

I have to admit that I felt a little foolish buying Crunk Energy Drink for the first time. It’s tied to hip hop and rap music by its name and its co-founder, Lil Jon. And that’s about all I know. So it’s the same sort of...

Whynatte Latte – Drink Review

Whynatte Latte is an interesting beast. I’ve complained before about coffee beverages, and when you start to get into coffee/energy drink territory, it’s terribly easy for things to go wrong. And I have to admit, after having the...

Your Guide to German Beverages

Ever since I can remember, I loved cola. I liked the taste and I loved whatever it did to me. Young me, of course, had no idea that the mighty caffeine was raising my blood pressure and preventing my brain from realising it was getting tired...

Love Thy Caffeine As Thyself

So here we are once more having buzzed our way through the second annual Worldwide Caffeine Appreciation Month. I hope you all had fun. We certainly did. And I’m sure caffeine appreciates getting so many people to think about what...

Colors Are Overrated Digest #8

So I can relate to this J!nx t-shirt, which portrays the only way I’d ever be able to win at a Rubik’s Cube. Of course, the next logical progression with this is to have one of the anthropomorphic Rubik’s Cubes being taken...

Headsup: Caffeine Appreciation Month Gallery...

Just a brief note that, once more in celebration of Worldwide Caffeine Appreciation Month, we will be running a gallery of pictures from you (i.e. our illustrious readers) enjoying the wonder drug that works wonders (i.e. caffeine). To...

Starbucks: VIA Ready Brew Instant Coffee...

During this economic downturn Starbucks has taken a beating with people staying away from buying its higher end coffee. So, they decided some time ago to reclaim some of its footing from its devastating losses of last year by jumping into...

Choose Your Bean, Define Your Buzz

Well, it is Worldwide Caffeine Appreciation Month, after all. And we’ve posted guides to caffeine before. Of note, we told you about our friends at Energy Fiend and their guide to Starbucks caffeine levels and about how to optimize...