Love at First Cup: Daily Chef French Vanilla Cappuccino

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“ Coffee isn’t just a drink. It’s a cup of sanity.” – Aunty Acid

An unexpected visit to my cousin led to my first encounter with Daily Chef Vanilla Cappuccino.  Knowing too well that fondness for coffee runs in the family, my cousin brought it out from her pantry midway our conversation, and it is still half full from the time she brought it home from Florida in the U.S.A. “One scoop is equivalent to 1 cup,” she said.

Just pour hot water over a scoopful, stir and there, I was in for a perfectly delicious cup of coffee.  A sip is not enough. One cup is not enough either, but I had to stop myself at the 2nd cup lest I’d risk losing the appetite for sleep.

I wondered if it’s something I could buy locally, and all along we thought it’s available only in Duty Free or a membership shopping store like S&R. I’m only so glad to know that some stores like Rustan’s also import this brand, although not all of its branches would have this. After a conscious effort to search for it, I finally found my collection at Rustan’s Forbes Park branch.

If you’re a coffee lover and like the mouth-feel  of caramel, vanilla and cream like me, then this one is definitely a must try.
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Denice Christine Garcia-Pilla is a freelance published writer and editor in between her profession as a market research professional. Her works have appeared in numerous print and online publications in Asia and the United States including the Asia Pacific Business Guide, Launch Asia, Quantum Spirit, Men Zone, The Philippine Star and Lifestyle Asia. She has profiled a number of CEOs, Presidents, entrepreneurs and tycoons of top corporations in the Philippines, as well as renowned international authors such as Mark Victor Hansen of the Chicken Soup for the Soul series and Philip Kotler. After a decade of hiatus from the writing scene with motherhood taking center stage of her schedule, Denice is once again picking up from where she left off via the Side Tripper, where she shares her travel adventures and side trips through the lens of photographer Kit Elton Pilla, also known as her husband and father to her son Kyle David.

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