Blog.CoffeeCakes.com » coffee travel mugs http://blog.coffeecakes.com All About Cakes, Coffee Time, Tea Time and Party Time! Fri, 08 Feb 2013 11:50:29 +0000 http://wordpress.org/?v=2.9.2 en hourly 1 Fruit Cakes And Travel Mugs: Making The Tours Convenient And Stylish Both http://blog.coffeecakes.com/2011/05/25/fruit-cakes-and-travel-mugs-making-the-tours-convenient-and-stylish-both/ http://blog.coffeecakes.com/2011/05/25/fruit-cakes-and-travel-mugs-making-the-tours-convenient-and-stylish-both/#comments Wed, 25 May 2011 07:21:10 +0000 Administrator http://blog.coffeecakes.com/?p=246 Fruitcakes have been traditional and cultural servings in the parties yet these are in to the fashion. These have been the favorite to kids and adults, that is why, these are used in almost all the houses as the anytime eatable. Thanks to the variety available in the stores that is expanding day by day. Perfectly baked fruit cake can be stored up to the years. Fruitcake can contain any or all of following: dried fruit, candied fruit, fruit rind, sorts of liquor / brandy, nuts and spices. The ratio of nuts and fruit to batter is kept fairly high. It can be said premium fruit cakes have maximum possible quantity of nuts and fruits. This results in very moist and dense heavy cake.

Basically there are two types of fruit cakes. Light Fruitcake is made with light-color ingredients. Granulated sugar, almonds, light corn syrup, golden raisins, apricots and pineapple are the popularly used contents. Dark Fruitcake contains darker ingredients such as brown sugar, molasses and dark color fruits like dates, cherries, raisins, prunes, walnuts and pecans.

Matured fruitcake lovers like the fruit cake at least three years old. However, many ready made fruit cakes come with the instructions for using them within two years. To preserve, it should be wrapped tightly and stored in the refrigerator. Unwrap it after every few months. Spray light liquor and re-wrap tightly to store further. If these are kept frozen, their life is shorter. Ultimate Fruitcake Lovers Sampleris; Traditional Texas Pre-Sliced; Assumption Abbey Fruit Cake; Grandma’s Famous Fruit & Nut Cake; Chocolate Fruitcake and All Natural Mandarin Orange & Cranberry Ring Cake etc are the more popular cakes. When you enjoy the melt of cake in mouth, you need some beverages too. If you are taking the fruit cake on a tour or a short picnic, you will need travel mugs too to carry on favorite drinks- hot or cold.

Travel mugs are made of quality ceramics or Stainless steel and come with spill proof lid. These are made to keep the temperature of beverages same for hours. Ceramic mugs are microwavable and dishwasher safe. These are available in variety of capacities like 10, 18, 25 ounces; however, different brands offer travel mugs in different capacities. If you are kitchen decor enthusiast, you will get wide range of colors. Brushed Stainless Steel, Pearlescent Blue, Ceramic and Fire Engine Red etc travel mugs improves the shelf decor of kitchen and dining area. To make the sourcing easy, surf the sites that offer fruit cake, coffee cake, travel mugs and other accessories to make your tea/coffee time stylish.

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Ceramic Travel Mugs: The Best Coffee Travel Mugs Coffee Lovers Can Buy! http://blog.coffeecakes.com/2010/04/26/ceramic-travel-mugs-the-best-coffee-travel-mugs-coffee-lovers-can-buy/ http://blog.coffeecakes.com/2010/04/26/ceramic-travel-mugs-the-best-coffee-travel-mugs-coffee-lovers-can-buy/#comments Mon, 26 Apr 2010 13:56:03 +0000 Administrator http://blog.coffeecakes.com/?p=91 ceramic coffee mugIf you take the time to find a great coffee travel mug, it’ll be your friend for life.  Many of the plastic travel mugs available do not function as well as they should, and some of the inexpensive models also affect the flavor and taste of your coffee!  Don’t waste money on plastic coffee travel mugs when you haven’t fully explored your options.  There are many excellent coffee travel mugs available that provide a more convenient and enjoyable coffee experience on the road and on the go.  Consider an attractive and sturdy ceramic travel mug and you’ll have a coffee companion that’ll never let you down.

If you’re a true coffee affectionado, take the time to discover how ceramic travel mugs enhance your brew.  Ceramic travel mugs are different then other coffee travel mugs in that they’re both durable and tough, but remain elegant and attractive.  You’ll find that a stainless steel and ceramic travel mug is as good as it gets!  The double insulated stainless steel interior and ceramic exterior keeps your coffee very hot and is durable enough to last for years of hectic car commutes and washing cycles.

Ceramic travel mugs have firm lids that prevent coffee from making its way onto car seats, upholstery, and your lap.  When considering options, look for a sturdy screw on lid with rubber gaskets to ensure against leakage.  Pop on tops can be problematic and if you accidentally drop your coffee travel mug it can fall off, resulting in a messy coffee stain or in worst cases a painful coffee burn.  A screw on lid is a good investment when considering ceramic travel mug options.  Some inexpensive plastic lids leak or splatter coffee when you unscrew them and you’ll find yourself with splattered desk papers or not so attractive coffee spotted pants.  Many ceramic travel mugs also have slip-proof bases—idea for when you’re working at your desk.

You’ll be taking your coffee travel mug or ceramic travel mug on the go, so ensure it will fit in your car cup holders!  You’ll be happy you took the time to measure your cup holder when you’re driving down the highway at 75+ miles per hour…  Car cup holders vary from vehicle to vehicle, so it’s necessary to access yours before you buy any ceramic travel mug.  Do your car cup holders hold anything you think to throw in them or are they only able to hold spare change?  Find out before purchasing a coffee travel mug—it’ worth it to have a well-insulated ceramic travel mug that fits snugly and safely in your car cup holder.  Be sure to consider the travel coffee mug handle as well—sometimes that can prevent a good fit.

Don’t settle for a second rate mug—ceramic travel mugs are as good as it gets!  And talk about convenient—many coffee travel mugs are completely dishwasher safe.  If not, a quick rinse in soapy water will keep your ceramic travel mug clean.  Either way, if you take the time to find a great coffee travel mug and clean it gently, you’ll have a much more enjoyable morning commute.  Your car and your coffee will thank you!

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