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Free Caffeine Fix For All!

Since most of you seem to enjoy caffeine, I thought I'd let you know that there are THREE days this month (that's right, three!) when you can get a cuppa for free.

The first is today ( March 8 ) at participating McDonald's. They're handing out free cups of coffee to anyone who asks for it. This is because they recently beat out Starbucks in a taste test. On a related note, I just read that they're planning on expanding espresso drinks nationally.

The second is next Thursday ( March 15 ) - Starbucks is promoting its second annual "coffee break" by pouring free 12oz cups of brewed coffee between 10am - noon.

The last one is the following Wednesday ( March 21 ) - Dunkin' Donuts celebrates the first day of spring with a free 16oz cup of iced coffee.

So mark your calendars folks, free caffeine for all!

Thanks to our pals at Serious Eats for pointing us to these dates.

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celebrity_soup celebrity_soup 10 years
thats awesome ziggy!
joyofadventure joyofadventure 10 years
this sucks! i missed the mcd's, i have class from 10-12 on thursdays, and there are no dunkin doughnuts in my state!
ziggy ziggy 10 years
McDonald's (in Missouri) gives out free coffee every Monday. Just ask for a free cup. Small size. :D
BostonChick BostonChick 10 years
I never really liked "five"bucks coffee, to strong and just blah for me. I'm markin' my calendar for the Dunks day though. I love their iced coffee!
lindalikesyou lindalikesyou 10 years
Haha, I definitely agree with adding these dates to my calender. Can't wait!
kscincotta kscincotta 10 years
Huzzah! Starbucks is giving away free coffee for my birthday! These dates are so going on my calendar.
Food Food 10 years
Thanks for the correction Hanan! And declanium, I think there are a bunch of free coffee with purchase of a sandwich coupons (for McDs) right now, but I think at participating (and since they're franchised, who knows how many are "participating") McDs, you can actually get free coffee. If anyone goes, let us all know, thanks!
declanium declanium 10 years
you have to buy a sandwich though......
gigglegirl gigglegirl 10 years
That's so funny that McDonald's beat out Starbucks in a taste test. A friend pointed out the other day that Starbucks coffee always seems a bit burnt, and after her mention of it...that's all I taste now- burnt coffee. It's true!
Hanan Hanan 10 years
Actually with Dunkin Donuts it's free iced COFFEE, not tea according to their press release: https://www.dunkindonuts.com/aboutus/press/PressRelease.aspx?viewtype=current&id=100084
DesignRchic DesignRchic 10 years
LOL vrico, time to get my fix on too!
vrico2005 vrico2005 10 years
Ha! I sent this to people at work and now we are planning meetings at these places!!!
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