Coffee Substitutes

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Re: Coffee Substitutes

Postby maybay » Mon Nov 28, 2011 8:54 am

Except you Greg. You're sincere.
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Re: Coffee Substitutes

Postby retrofuturist » Tue Nov 29, 2011 3:31 am

Greetings Will,

Will wrote:What do Milo, Horlicks & straight chicory taste like - coffeeish or ???

Milo is a malt-based beverage, that can be taken hot or cold. Cold it's popular amongst Australian children, and hot, it serves as a good alternative to hot caffeinated beverages. The thing it's closest to is Ovaltine, but it's a bit different.

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Re: Coffee Substitutes

Postby Nicholas Weeks » Tue Nov 29, 2011 5:08 am

retrofuturist wrote:Greetings Will,

Will wrote:What do Milo, Horlicks & straight chicory taste like - coffeeish or ???

Milo is a malt-based beverage, that can be taken hot or cold. Cold it's popular amongst Australian children, and hot, it serves as a good alternative to hot caffeinated beverages. The thing it's closest to is Ovaltine, but it's a bit different.

Maitri,
Retro. :)


Thanks Retro, but I have tried my wife's Ovaltine and do not care for the malt flavor. So far the Cafix & Roma are delicious and when the Pero arrives I shall surely have enough pseudo-Postum to make it through our Icy Hell of a Winter. (it was 80 F today)
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Re: Coffee Substitutes

Postby ronnewmexico » Tue Nov 29, 2011 7:59 am

Geeze louise....10F last night and probably the same tonight. And a cold wave is due to come in Wednesday followed by a colder one Friday Saturday...this is the warm :smile: 7200 feet.

Walking around all day last winter 16 or so below :crying: 31 below one night....delight...just joking.... I love it all.
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