Updated January 13, 2018 by Quincy Miller

The 10 Best Instant Coffees

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This wiki has been updated 10 times since it was first published in January of 2018. Enjoying a fresh cup of coffee every morning is a luxury not everyone has time for. Unfortunately, life often gets in the way, as kids need to get to school, breakfasts need to be made, and snooze alarms need to be repeatedly smashed. Luckily, these instant varieties require only a little hot water, saving you precious minutes while still giving you the flavor and kick you crave. When users buy our independently chosen editorial choices, we may earn commissions to support our work. Skip to the best instant coffee on Amazon.

10. G7 3-in-1

9. Starbucks Via

8. Douwe Egberts Pure Gold

7. Kopiko 3-in-1

6. Elite Instant

5. Cafe Altura

4. Maxim Mocha Gold

3. Maxwell House International

2. Nescafe Taster's Choice

1. Mount Hagen Organic


Quincy Miller
Last updated on January 13, 2018 by Quincy Miller

After getting his bachelor’s from the University of Texas, Quincy Miller moved out to Los Angeles, where he soon found work as a copywriter and researcher, specializing in health and wellness topics for a major online media brand. Quincy is also knowledgeable about home improvement, as he’s had extensive experience with everything from insulation to power tools to emergency room trips, sometimes in that order. Sharing a home with three dogs and a couple of cats has forced Quincy to learn as much as he can about pet supplies, animal nutrition and, most importantly, the best ways to tackle the mountains of fur that accumulate in every corner of your home.


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