Some days you are just too pressed for time and cannot brew your own coffee. Or you’re out and about and don’t want to line up at the nearby café. This is where bottled coffee comes in handy. We made a list of popular brands you’ll find in grocery stores for a convenient caffeine boost.
Thankfully, Starbucks has a bottled version of their Frappuccino available for those in a hurry. It has its signature sweet taste that’s rich and creamy and is best served over ice. A 218mL bottle costs P119.75, which is a fraction of a tall, blended beverage.
Almost every college student can attest to know strong this bottled coffee is, and it’s affordable at only P18. Kopiko 78 is aptly named as the beans they use are extracted at 78C to get the best tastes. Drink with caution as it will surely keep you awake and maybe even give you palpitations.
Great Taste has also ventured into bottled iced coffee, and they released 3 variants. The Caramel Macchiato, Chocolate Mocha, and Vanilla latte are all light and creamy, and it’s also affordable at P15.50 per bottle. If you’re a fan of their instant coffee, you’ll definitely like this.
UCC Cold Brew Black
If you like your coffee without sugar and cream, UCC’s Cold Brew Black could be your best grocery option. It’s sugar-free, additive-free, and uses 100% regular coffee that produces a clear taste. For P99.75, you get a 500mL cold brew, which isn’t too bad considering the amount you’re getting.
The local coffee chain Bo’s Coffee has ready-to-drink iced bottled coffee available at leading supermarkets as well. Their signature iced blends can now be enjoyed at home or when you’re out and about. It comes in Mocha, Macchiato, and Latte variants and costs about P65 per bottle.
The next time you’re out and need a quick coffee run, check out the nearest grocery store for these bottled coffees. It’s cheaper than your usual café order and can be a time saver when you are in a rush.
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