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The 7 Best Chicory Coffees

If you are looking for the chicory coffee to go along with your daily breakfast, then look no further. Click here to check out our compilation of the 7 best chicory coffees out there.

Here at The Coffee Chronicler, we’d love to test and try every single coffee gadget out there, but the fact is that there is only so much time available every day. 

For that reason, we have turned to the “wisdom of the crowds” for this article and handpicked the highest rated products from Amazon. We have looked at pros and cons from individual reviews, as well as the total rating to present the most accurate advice.

I have heard that there are good reasons to drink chicory coffee. I will just never understand them.

Just kidding.

If you can’t tolerate caffeine well, or you want a night time alternative to coffee, chicory coffee might be just what you need.

And I guess that some people also like the flavor. If that’s you: then here’s a list of some of the top-rated chicory bean blends to choose from.

1: Café Du Monde Coffee Chicory

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This Chicory coffee by Café Du Monde is bold and rich in flavor. It comes in an easy to open can with a lid, and is also very easy to make and serve. It allows you to experience the Coffee and Chicory blend served at the Café Du Monde, the Original French Market Coffee Stand, at the comfort of your home. This popular New Orleans landmark has been located in the French Market since the early 1880’s.

One user on Amazon said that this coffee is perfect for people that suffer from anxiety after consuming regular coffee. They said that they suffer from anxiety that is induced by caffeine, and that they have tried several different natural non coffee brands, but they never taste like actual coffee and don’t give them the energy they need in the morning. This is the only coffee they have come across that fits their needs. 

Another user added that this is the only coffee used in their house anymore, and added that anyone who tries it would be hooked from the first sip. They also added that the coffee is pretty strong, but if someone likes lighter coffee, they can just use less ground. They also praised the affordability of the product. 

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2: French Market Coffee, Coffee & Chicory

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This bold medium-dark coffee is blended with imported French chicory for caramelized sweetness. It is made with 100% Arabica coffee beans. This product is also certified Kosher by the Orthodox Union. Their blends have been perfected over 125 years. 

One user said that this is the only coffee they have been consuming for over 10 years. They said that it is the best coffee for them, and that they recommend it to everyone. They added that lovers of strict black coffee may not love the taste of this one, but with a little milk and sweetener, this is better and more affordable than most other brands. 

Another user said that not only does it taste great, it is apparently even good for health. They added that they have a compromised immune system, and insulin, which is an ingredient in chicory, is known to boost the immune system. They said that they have more energy and a feeling of well-being after consuming this, and it also seems to clear up their stomach issues. 

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3: Community Coffee, Coffee and Chicory

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If you’re looking for chicory coffee that comes in a pod, then look no further. The Community Coffee gives you k-cups that are made with 100% Arabica Coffee beans with high-quality chicory for a bolder, sweeter flavor than coffee alone. 

One user praised the taste of the coffee and said that Community Coffee is the best kept open secret in American regional coffees. They said that many people outside of Coastal South think that it is nothing but a generic brand of coffee, but they are wrong. They said that although it was slightly more expensive, the taste and quality of the brand made it worth it. 

Another user added that this coffee is low acid, which makes it great for people who suffer from acid reflux. They also added that they don’t usually like chicory, but when they came across this blend, there was no turning back. 

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4: Luzianne Premium Blend Coffee & Chicory

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This Chicory Coffee blend by Luzianne is made with special blend of the finest coffee beans with a special touch of chicory. It is made with 100% Arabica Beans, and is certified Kosher by the Orthodox Union.

One user said that it has a smooth coffee flavor. Another user called the coffee delicious, and said that this coffee stays fresh and flavorful till the end. Another user added that this is the best coffee anyone can buy. 

Although one user also added that they did love this coffee, but the quality is seemingly deteriorating over time. 

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5: Cafe Du Monde Coffee and Chicory Decaffeinated

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Want to enjoy the taste of chicory coffee without the energy burst of coffee? This one is for you. Café Du Monde’s decaffeinated version of chicory coffee is as good as regular coffee. But unlike the regular one, you can enjoy this with a pastry as a treat after dinner and sleep peacefully afterwards. 

One user said that they were instructed by their doctor to go decaf on coffee because of health reasons. They said that their wife purchased several different brands of decaf coffee, but none were as fulfilling as regular coffee. Then they tried this coffee and found it heavenly. 

Other users have also praised the taste of the coffee and added that it is perfect for serving guests at odd times, and everyone seems to enjoy it. 

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6: Bru Instant Coffee and Roasted Chicory

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This premium quality coffee blend by Bru is blended with chicory root for deep, dark flavor. It has a great aroma and fine taste that is great whether you enjoy your coffee black or with milk. 

One user said that they learned about this coffee at a local Indian restaurant, and have been buying it ever since. They praised the taste of the coffee as well as the ease of preparing it. 

Another user added that it is the next best thing to Luzianne with chicory. They said that it is great for a quick treat, since it takes seconds to prepare and is almost as good as the real chicory coffee you find at fancy restaurants. 

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7: New Orleans Roast Pure French Chicory

This coffee has been popular in New Orleans since the Civil War days when coffee was in short supply. It is still very popular in the region, thanks to its delicious taste and can help satisfy people who are looking for a caffeine-free alternative to coffee that actually tastes good.

One user said that this is a must have coffee for them every morning. They added that they started consuming it without knowing the health benefits of chicory, and when they found out, they now sometimes consume two cups a day rather than one. They also added that they tried different brands but always kept coming back to this one. 

Most people had similar views about the coffee, saying that it tastes delicious and is a strong coffee with a smooth taste. 

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