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Another Baratza Preciso update

October 25, 2010 3:12 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Baratza has once again upgraded its excellent Virtuoso Preciso Grinder. In addition to providing micro-adjustment capability, they’ve added a superior set of conical burrs. These new burrs provide the precision to grind for great espresso, as well as great uniformity... View Article

The Mypressi Twist :: Now in Stock

April 13, 2010 2:32 pm Published by 1 Comment

When we first heard about the Mypressi Twist , we were honestly a bit skeptical. How could you possibly make good espresso with a handheld device? After it was named best product of 2009 by the Specialty Coffee Association of... View Article

A Note on Coffee Extraction

April 1, 2010 3:32 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Have you ever had a cup of coffee that tasted weak and sour? How about overly strong and sharp? Those unappealing flavors are a result of either under-extracting or over-extracting coffee grounds during the brewing process. When you brew coffee,... View Article

New :: Hario V60 Glass Coffee Dripper

March 24, 2010 4:30 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

We just received a shipment of the new Hario V60 Glass Coffee Dripper. In Japanese, Hario means “the King of Glass,” and Hario has earned that reputation by manufacturing high-quality glassware since 1921. The V60 Coffee Dripper features spiral ridges... View Article