Douwe Egberts ground coffee
Christmas is generally a time for over-indulgence, which means
your morning coffee can become even more of a welcome wake-up call
than usual. Here are a few of our favourites from Douwe
Café Milano for when only a traditional
Italian-style coffee will do, this smooth, laid-back blend with a
hint of spice evokes the flavours of Milan and is perfect to relax
and escape with. (Strength 3)
Morning Americano: with a vibrant blend
bursting with nutty flavour, this full-bodied and robust
American-style coffee provides the perfect kick start to the
day. (Strength 5)
Fired Up is for those who love to savour a
rich, intense coffee this powerful, espresso-style blend is created
with dark-roasted beans to bring out the delicious, intense
flavours of spice and chocolate. (Strength 6)
£3.14 for a 200g foil bag, from all major
Giant retro sweets
Bring out everyone's inner kid at Christmas with these giant
tubes of retro sweets. Swizzels Matlow's kitschy tubes full of
sweet shop favourites - Love Hearts, Refreshers and Drumstick
lollies - make the perfect stocking filler for girls who refuse to
£1 per tube from major retailers.
After you've eaten and drunk your bodyweight in the above, show
your belly some love with these organic drinks to help make the
inevitable January detox (groan) a little more bearable. Little
Miracles organic energy drinks are a healthy alternative to sugary
Red Bull, so we're told. And the ginseng drinks were inspired by
the traditional recipe used to sustain hardworking Chinese farmers.
Flavours include green tea and pomegranate, white tea and cherry,
and black tea and peach.
£1.49 for 330ml from Waitrose, Morrisons, Asda and
selected Holland & Barrett stores.