Coffee: Debunking the Hot Buttered Hype

People are putting butter in their coffee. And hey, if you’re just craving a new flavor experience, more power to you. The problem is that Bulletproof Coffee, the company behind the trend, is claiming that drinking a mug of fatty joe every morning instead of eating breakfast is a secret shortcut to weight loss and mental superpowers, and now the butter coffee has developed a cult of highly caffeinated, shiny-lipped adherents. So now we have to talk about it.

Source: Bulletproof Coffee: Debunking the Hot Buttered Hype

Butter in my coffee?  I guess it’s dairy like cream or milk… but the gag reflex is kicking in.  The article is pretty good about debunking the health aspects, so if you enjoy it for the sake of enjoyment.

I haven’t drank much if any coffee in a while now, but I’m thankful for co-workers who grind their coffee.  I love the smell more than I think I ever did of any coffee I can remember.  It’s like leather in a [horse] tack shop…