A little more than a month ago, I wrote about Starbucks new instant coffee: the Starbucks Via. My free samples have since arrived and I plan to do a review once I prepare and taste Starbuck's newest product. Though I haven't yet tasted the Via - the packaging is terrific. They are essentially single serve pouches of coffee that you can stuff in your briefcase, purse or pocket... or more likely, that hotels can lay out for morning in-room brews. Of course the taste is equally important. More to come.

But Starbucks has now Twittered (@Starbucks) that there are free samples being given away on the streets of London. So if you see this guy moving about the city, be sure to stop staring and grab some samples: