coffee substitute

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: substitute - a drink resembling coffee that is sometimes substituted for it
chicory root, chicory - root of the chicory plant roasted and ground to substitute for or adulterate coffee
Postum - trade mark for a coffee substitute invented by C. W. Post and made with chicory and roasted grains
coffee, java - a beverage consisting of an infusion of ground coffee beans; "he ordered a cup of coffee"
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In the past it has have been consumed as a flour, coffee substitute, margarine and processed as fibre.
Dandelion roots can be harvested during any frost-free period of the year and eaten raw, steamed, or even dried, roasted and ground into a coffee substitute.
It can be used in a multitude of forms -- soy sauce, soybean meal, vegetable oil, bean curd, fermented soybean paste, soy milk and as a coffee substitute.
The latter wasn't readily available in the war with acorns or chicory used as a vile coffee substitute.
Post created the first batch of Postum, a coffee substitute, in Battle Creek.
The seeds of gallium, which also grows in the park, can be toasted and used as a coffee substitute.
In the chapter titled "A Healthy Alternative to Coffee," Kushner heavily promotes Soyfee, a soy-based coffee substitute she created, and she is also the founder and president of Soy Coffee, LLC.
The root has been roasted and ground as a coffee substitute since the Napoleonic Era in France, although it contains no caffeine.
ACORNS were used as a coffee substitute during the American Civil War.
IF YOU thought chicory was just a coffee substitute, think again.
Try a coffee substitute like Postum, made from cereal grains, which are caffeine-free.