Coffee Without Milk?

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It's a frightening prospect for some, but also a potential reality as the 2013 US Farm Bill remains as of yet, unpassed. The Farm Bill, which is actually a five year agricultural policy bill to help subsidize the cost of agriculture hasn't been pushed through as Congress remains embroiled in fiscal cliff debates. As a result of the bill's delayed passing, the price of grocery items could potentially spike, milk included. Could you imagine paying $6, or possibly even more money for a gallon of milk?

If the bill is delayed until April of 2013 as some expect it may be, there are really only three options: cough up the extra money, cut the milk, or find another creamer for your favorite drinks. I looked up some alternatives and some of the most commonly recommended ones were different kinds of plant milks, like soy or almond. This is a topic we've taken some interest in recently so if you have any questions for us about making drinks with milk alternatives, don't hesitate to ask!

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Hi everyone, I'm Nick! I work in the marketing department here at Whole Latte Love. While you may already know me from my blogs, I'm also responsible for a number of the product overviews found on our website. I work to find new and exciting products to add to our site so I have a good deal of hands on experience with the items we carry. In the last few years I've developed a keen interest in specialty coffee and practice my pour-over and siphon brewing techniques on a regular basis.
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I am currently buying organic milk and pay $6 a gallon...which is outrageous. I cannot wait to see what the prices will jump up to in 2013. Time to start drinking my coffee black I guess...
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I can't go without milk in my coffee so I will probably end up forking over the extra cash.
  Pat       over 1 year ago
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Probably fork out the extra cash for my normal milk, I'll need a second job soon to pay for my espresso habit.
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Maybe a good idea to buy local milk. Cut down on transportation costs and support your neighbors at the same time!
  A       over 1 year ago
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