Post
Experience Project iOS Android Apps | Download EP for your Mobile Device

I Am Not a Coffee Drinker

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 167 People

    I Always Wonder

    why everybody around always drinks coffee.
    Thought1 Thought1 22-25 4 Responses May 29, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I'm Not But....

    I do love the smell! I have never drank Tea or Coffee - I hate the taste of both of them, yuck! I really don't get what the big deal is with them and how so many people love them so much!! I could sit and smell coffee all day though, I adore the smell, just don't make me drink it...
    AWUK AWUK 26-30, F Jul 24, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I'm a Quitter

    I have been addicted to coffee since I was 18. Even as a child my favourite thing was to dip biscuits in black coffee. My absolute favourites are black coffee, vanilla latte, caramel apple, bounty, cinnamon spice, white chocolate mocha and regular mocha. I love the taste...
    Altena Altena 26-30, F Oct 2, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Grandma

    When I was probably 11 or 12, my Grandma made me try her coffee.  Her coffee was ridiculous, she put so much in and it was so black that no one in my family would drink it.  But I got forced into it.  I have since tried regular black coffee, and of course Starbucks...
    chocchipkookie93 chocchipkookie93 18-21, F Nov 28, 2007

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Just Don't Like Coffee.

    I don't like coffee flavor. I don't think it does anything for me, I simply don't like the taste. To me it's as preferable as spinach. Which is not preferable. I also don't like it because I have to serve it all day. And I often spill it. Which is not pleasant because it is hot...
    sasukesnumber1fan sasukesnumber1fan 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 9, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Don't Need Any Help Stunting My Growth..

    I try to only drink coffee when in a social situation that calls for it. I never wanted to drink it when I was younger, because I'm short enough - didn't need anything further stunting my growth. Also, my parents are so hooked on coffee that they will have a headache all day if...
    shygirl14 shygirl14 26-30, F Sep 19, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Not Addicted Anymore ;>

    i used to be addicted to it, could drink up to 10 cups a day, or even more. but i went cold turkey for 2 weeks, with massive headaches, cravings etc... and i only drink it if i feel very sleepy...
    stmingiux stmingiux 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 10, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I don't get how people are addicted to coffee

    and how it keeps you awake. All I know is, it's boiling lava hot every time, and when I take a sip, the burn surely wakes the hell out of me. #coffeeburnmealive
    feint30 feint30 26-30, M Jan 30

    Your Response

    Cancel

    It's Gross

    Just the smell of it disgusts me. It stains your teeth, stunts your growth, give you nasty breath, why drink it? If you need to wake up have an energy drink or something. Coffee is gross. Ick.
    Melody08 Melody08 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 20, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Not Because I Don't Like It

    I really don't have that much against coffee. I sort of like it, but I only like it black. And it's just too strong then. I get a pulse of 120 for the rest of the day and become totally crazy. Nothing I like very much so I just skipped to tea. Tastes better anyway.
    GothGrrrl GothGrrrl 18-21, F Nov 28, 2007

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Nope

    No. I'll drink Hot Chocolate, and I'll drink tea. I won't drink coffee though. It always leaves a bitter taste in my mouth, so I don't drink it.
    Luangi Luangi 18-21, F Nov 28, 2007

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I've Never Liked the Taste

    I've never liked the taste of coffee. I've even tried the flavored ones and it was still too bitter. I do love the smell of the beans though. When I'm grocery shopping I always make sure I walk down the aisle with the whole beans so I can smell them. And when I walk by, I walk...
    DietIcedTea DietIcedTea 36-40, F 2 Responses May 30, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Don't Like the Taste..

    I drink it anyway about twice a year.. just to make sure that I don't like it ;)
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jan 10, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    It Doesn't Help

    You to loose weight, it actually helps you gain it. I hate the taste of it. Coffee is actually not good for you at all. It's worse then soda you put so much crap in it. Half and half, creamer, milk, I feel sorry for that cow. I drink it once in a year maybe not even that and...
    GreenEyedBeauty GreenEyedBeauty 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 25, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Quirky

    One of the quirky things about me is that I can't stand to drink anything hot. I hate coffee, hot tea, cocoa, warm milk, sake, even hot soup. There is something about trying to drink something warm or hot that I really don't like. The only one of the above that I even try anymore...
    femme7 femme7 41-45, F Aug 6, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    More Than Disgusting

    i HATE it soo much the smell the taste the smell is horrible if i drive past a store i can hear it. I hate it.
    lindzo lindzo 18-21, F May 21, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I really ain't. And you know you're in a

    house full of coffee addicts when you have half and half instead of milk.....
    TheMasterMan1 TheMasterMan1 16-17, M Nov 30, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Cannot Stand It...

    ...for some reason, Coffee makes me physically ill. That's why I drink tea.
    kbarr82 kbarr82 31-35, M Aug 4, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Yes i am not a coffee lover!

    But today I am craving for coffee. Not a 3-in-1 sachet but a good coffee!
    prettygoddess prettygoddess 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 3, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Seattleite Against Coffee

    I am from the Seattle Metro Area, AKA Coffee Capital of North America, but I really don't like coffee. I mean, I don't like the taste. The smell is just fine. The taste is nasty. Any time I taste it, it reminds me of the time I drank sour milk. It makes me cringe. There are...
    rustyguy rustyguy 18-21, M Feb 28, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Don'T Drink Coffee But Sometimes I Think I Should

    Feeling really tired today and really considering a pick me up. But i'm the kind of person that wants to go natural and coffee, whose main purpose is to provide a folks with a shot of energy, doesn't fit my definition. I have nothing against coffee or people who drink it, I just...
    barrybear barrybear 26-30, M Jul 18, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    I need a ritual coffee before I can even think about dealing with work.
    Kaiririri Kaiririri 22-25, F 3 Responses 14 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I love coffee. It smells good. Its kind of my life-line and I'm not ashamed. I start my morning with a cup of coffee, and drink several more cups throughout the day.
    etten etten 31-35, F 5 Responses Apr 5

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I think it's official. I'm addicted to coffee. I crave it when I'm upset, I crave it when I'm happy, and I crave it when I'm in a very hulky aggressive mood. Sometimes all I want...
    TacitDrift TacitDrift 22-25, F 1 Response 19 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I love coffee, I have no idea how much I drink per day, but I seem to have a cup on the go more often than not. I'm surprised I ever sleep.
    SonOfSartre SonOfSartre 36-40, M 2 Responses Apr 2

    Your Response

    Cancel
    DD Iced coffee is my kryptonite I love it so much especially when i have school??? ????????
    Midnightandsissy Midnightandsissy 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 3

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Enjoying some of the best roasters in Oregon. I've yet to find bulletproof coffee though 😔
    WhatTheMEL WhatTheMEL 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 5

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Coffee today consisted of cinnamon, pure irish butter, coconut oil and stevia. Heaven in a cup :)
    WhatTheMEL WhatTheMEL 26-30, F 4 Responses 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I switched to decaff because I drink so much of it, but in the day I love to get a latte or 2.....or 3 :D
    Caitlyn9247 Caitlyn9247 22-25, F 3 Responses 23 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have gone from a total non coffee drinker to a coffee addict. I try to pace what I drink but at home i just can't get enough.
    Neondaze Neondaze 51-55, M 2 Responses Mar 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am a coffee drinker and lover of this liquid. I have either one or two cups of coffee daily.
    oldernudistfemale oldernudistfemale 51-55, F 12 Responses Apr 15

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I've always liked coffee, but never drank it very often. It was something special, you know? I've never needed it to wake up in the morning… It was a luxury, and not something I...
    RandomSongbird RandomSongbird 18-21, F 2 Responses 6 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I think Saturday morning coffee is my favorite.  Weekdays are always such a rush, getting off to work.  Saturday's have become a special day in recent years......a little...
    Extant1 Extant1 51-55, M 10 Responses 11 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Thes best thing about Saturday mornings - I get to have coffee in bed! (pic attached)
    missymellow missymellow 18-21, F 7 Responses 11 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    6 cups in and I'm still not feeling it ugh hurry up n work coffee
    mrsskayl mrsskayl 26-30, F 5 Responses 11 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I really need some coffee!
    ateenagertoday ateenagertoday 16-17, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    But before I talk about coffee, I just want to state that my reasons for being part of the Experience Project are to a) share stories and trials of my life that are important to me...
    DepressedDemigod DepressedDemigod 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Me and Coffee go way back. When i was about 12 i think i was out with the family at an event and i started to get tired. My parents were not ready to leave yet so my mother got a...
    JaguarSaulo JaguarSaulo 26-30, M 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    You are 'french press coffee' ☕You are the type who savors the process of making coffee almost as much as the coffee itself.You love the smell of coffee and the anticipation of...
    expressomarkie expressomarkie 46-50, M 2 Responses Mar 28

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I hate coffee so much. But I also love it. Every time I have to pull an all nighter for school work I drink lots of coffee. I go to school with a mixture of sleep deprivation and...
    someonesome1 someonesome1 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 5

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I walked to coffee today with a friend and after getting our coffee, even though it was a little cold outside, we sat at a table looking out onto the cobblestone streets and talked...
    aurora11 aurora11 31-35, F 7 Responses Apr 9

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Would love to see you over there.....I've got all the latest blends of coffee...A sound system second to none...The most amazing looking guys and girls serving coffee and nibbles...
    expressomarkie expressomarkie 46-50, M 4 Responses Mar 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I love coffee. There is a coffee that they have at Starbucks called 'Blonde Roast' and I absolutely love it with French vanilla and sugar. Usually raw sugar, but I started it with...
    Princey88 Princey88 26-30, M 1 Response Mar 31

    Your Response

    Cancel