The surprising little jolt when the hot liquid touches your taste buds is unsatisfying. Your palate crying out for the sweet creamy richness of the familiar creamers normally paired in your morning routine. Futile attempts to enhance the taste with chocolate powder does nothing but settle in the bottom of the beat up travel cup that was left on top of the car one to many times. Still the cooling coffee ends up being downed because to waste even the bitter coffee is a form of liquid abuse. The things done to get through the day.