How Much Caffeine Is in Your Favorite Coffee?

Is caffeine your drug of choice? We poured over info from your favorite coffee companies to bring you the amount of caffeine in an eight-ounce cup of each one's basic blend—so drink it up! Plus: You'll be surprised at the list of brands that flat-out refused to participate. (13 Photos)

Josey Miller on Oct 29, 2010 at 4:23PM

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How Much Caffeine Is in Your Favorite Coffee?

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Founded in 1933 and based in Trieste, Italy, Illy is a favorite among higher-end coffee connoisseurs—even featuring limited edition designer coffee cans. (Really.) An eight-ounce cup of brewed Illy coffee contains an average of 120 mg of caffeine. Oh, and: “Espresso is not a bean; it’s a preparation method,” explains the Illy team. “Most consumers think that espresso has way more caffeine.” So consider that your perky PSA.

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