24 Jan '12, 6am

STARBUCKS: will sell beer and wine in as many as 25 locations by the end of this year....

@Johan – Those are all fair questions. In my own experience, when Starbucks expands a concept, it usually means that a very few number of stores out of thousands every become involved. This will never been any significant percentage of Starbucks. If you look at the “Hear Music” concept stores, I think that there were only a handful of them. And Starbucks has been working to bring the Clover brewer to more stores, and still to this day it is in probably around 100 stores out of like 8000 company-operated Starbucks in the US. (I don’t recall if it is 6000 or 8000 but still, a big number …) In the late 1990s Starbucks experimented with the “Cafe Starbucks” line which included Madison Park Starbucks, 4th & Seneca, one in San Francisco, and maybe just a few more. And in fact, I think that the Cafe Starbucks had a coffee liquer (sp? I’m in a hurry) drink!! I would say that we ar...

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Starbucks to expand selling wine, beer in US

Starbucks to expand selling wine, beer in US

straitstimes.com 24 Jan '12, 12am

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I live in SEA and have been to a few of the mixed-drink places. I do not care one way or the other, but I really do not li...

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starbucksmelody.com 27 Jan '12, 12am

I didn’t take photos of everything offered. You can look back at the past article on this store and see a number of staple...

I'm sitting @Starbucks & not enuf $ for coffee....

starbucks.com 24 Jan '12, 11pm

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coffeecupnews.org 24 Jan '12, 2am

My family owns a roastery/cafe and we do everything in small batches .. keep things fresh and so forth… I am also very obs...

The oldest Starbucks partner card I’ve ever seen… (Open Thread)

The oldest Starbucks partner card I’ve ever see...

starbucksmelody.com 24 Jan '12, 8am

This is an open thread and feel free to talk about anything Starbucks-related in the comments. One of the funny things abo...

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cntraveller.com 26 Jan '12, 12pm

, the Auberge du Vin (pictured) is an idyllic property with views across the rolling hills of Côtes du Rhône vines - where...

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starbucksgossip.typepad.com 27 Jan '12, 11pm

Many of these decisions were probably right at the time, and on their own merit would not have created the dilution of the...

VALENTI VAW160 WINE CELLAR (40 BOTTLES)

VALENTI VAW160 WINE CELLAR (40 BOTTLES)

courts.com.sg 27 Jan '12, 4pm

VAW160 WINE CELLAR (40 BOTTLES) usual:$699.00 you save:$300.00 Earliest Available Date: 02 Feb 2012 40 Bottles capacity. A...

Please welcome a new Starbucks twitter profile for my fave store @101Starbucks. It's this store:

Please welcome a new Starbucks twitter profile ...

starbucksmelody.com 27 Jan '12, 11pm

Hi Lynse! Good luck again on your relocation to Washington! That’s a big move, moving across country nearly! Great questio...

@Starkyucraft yes, it's this one :D my family i...

thewinecompany.com.sg 30 Jan '12, 7am

We know Valentine's Day is usually The Day to splurge and spend a bomb. At The Wine Company, we have always believed in of...

#Starbucks Embraces India, Light Roast, Alcohol...

starbucksmelody.com 31 Jan '12, 5pm

@AmazonV – I agree. It appears to me that Starbucks is continually trying to “crack” the code on a few things that may act...

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starbucks.com.sg 22 Jan '12, 5am

Coffee House Starbucks Singapore stores Store locator Find your nearest Starbucks coffee house Merchandise Gifts, mugs, tu...

@starbuckian23 Hi Sherri! I hope U subscribe to my blog! It is this store:

@starbuckian23 Hi Sherri! I hope U subscribe to...

starbucksmelody.com 16 Jan '12, 10pm

One store that I mention over and over again is the Starbucks at 328 – 15th Avenue East, in Seattle, Washington. It starte...

KY drinks – Little Creatures, real Australian beer (#travel)

KY drinks – Little Creatures, real Australian b...

kyspeaks.com 20 Jan '12, 4am

KY drinks – Little Creatures, real Australian beer Several weeks ago (in fact it was last year), along with a bunch of wel...