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Meet with Clive

January 27, 2016 2:23 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Here at Clive we’ve always had one big goal in mind: to connect coffee lovers to the right coffee gear for their lifestyle, budget, and kind of coffee they have in mind. Clive started out as just a website in... View Article

Ratio is Here

January 19, 2016 3:00 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

It’s been an exciting year here at Clive, and I’m so glad we’ve been able to connect over a shared appreciation for good coffee and quality tools! Our entire reason for existence at Clive is to match people with the... View Article


Crafted in Portland

December 3, 2015 5:13 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

There’s something captivating about formed and polished metal matched up against the soft irregularity of wood. The contrast elevates an espresso machine beyond the pure utility of forcing hot water through finely ground coffee. We have offered our own take... View Article

Baratza Forte

Introducing the Baratza Forte

May 2, 2013 7:07 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Kyle, the owner of Baratza, dropped by with an early version of their new Forte grinder. Based on our initial experience with it, we think this will be a great option for those considering “small commercial espresso & brew grinders.”... View Article