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How do I choose the right size coffee mug for my needs?

Choosing the right mug can be a bit like choosing your favourite Aussie biscuit, it’s all down to personal preference and what gets your day off to a cracking start. We all know the bliss of taking that first sip of the day, whether it be steaming tea or robust coffee, from your go-to mug. So, let’s navigate towards finding your perfect one!

At My Moo Mugs, we offer a captivating array of choices to serve every purpose. Our collection ranges from dainty 300ml porcelain slim mugs to grand 500ml stainless steel travel mugs, all beaming with expressive cow characters.

1. Purpose: You need a travel mug for those early morning commutes? Our 450ml Stainless Steel Travel Mug

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Choosing the right size coffee mug will depend on several factors such as:

1. Serving Sizes: Consider your usual coffee serving. Are you usually satisfied with small servings or do you prefer full-size servings? You might want to choose a mug that accommodates your preferred serving. A standard coffee mug holds 8 to 12 ounces, whereas travel mugs can usually hold between 16 and 20 ounces.

2. Beverage Type: If you enjoy straight coffee, a small espresso cup or a medium sized coffee mug should be fine. On the other hand, if you usually make cappuccinos or lattes, or if you add lots of milk or cream to your coffee, you might want a larger mug to accommodate the extra volume.

3. Frequency: How often you plan to refill your mug can influence your decision. If you would like to make your coffee last for a longer period of time or avoid constantly refilling, a larger mug might be the better choice.

4. Portability: If you need a mug to use while traveling or commuting, you might want a larger and insulated one to keep your coffee hot for longer.

5. Microwave and Dishwasher Safe: Some mugs can’t be heated in microwave or cleaned in the dishwasher due it’s size. If you often use these appliances, you might want to choose a mug that fits in them.

6. Hand Comfort: Consider the mug’s handle. If it’s too small or too large, it won’t be comfortable to hold, especially when the mug is full.

7. Storage: The mug should also be the right size for your kitchen cabinet or wherever you plan to store it.

In the end, the right size coffee mug for you largely depends on your personal preferences and needs.