Brewing

  • Hario V60 Iced Coffeemaker

    The Hario V60 Fretta Ice Coffee Maker

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    June 27, 2014 7:11 pm

    The new Hario V60 Fretta Ice Coffee Maker has arrived! This brewer is designed to create deliciously sweet and rich cold brew in under 5 minutes. As summer has rolled around, we have been brewing batches of cold brew in the Clive showroom... View Article

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    Aeropress Video Lookbook

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    January 24, 2014 7:00 am

  • Iced Coffee

    Japanese Iced Coffee v. Cold Brew

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    May 22, 2012 1:57 pm

    When talking about iced coffee, one will generally encounter two schools of opinion when it comes to the best brewing method: hot or cold. Neither method is necessarily “correct,” and preference depends entirely on what you are trying to get... View Article

  • Video Tutorial :: Technivorm

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    October 12, 2011 3:22 pm

    The Technivorm Moccamaster is the finest drip coffeemaker we’ve ever used. For the best results, try out our brewing method.

  • New video tutorial :: The French Press

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    September 12, 2011 9:03 pm

    The classic French press is renowned for its simplicity and rich, full flavor. Follow the steps shown in this video for delicious french pressed coffee! The press shown here is the Frieling French press.

  • How Do You Know the Right Grind for your Coffee?

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    August 19, 2010 6:13 pm

    Espresso Espresso grinds should be fine, but not powdery. When you pinch the grounds between your fingers they should clump together, but disperse when you drop them on the counter. Paper Cone For both Technivorm and manual pour over, your... View Article

  • Why we love the Swiss Gold Filter

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    March 4, 2010 4:29 pm

    Paper filters are not only wasteful, but they also alter the flavor of your coffee. Instead of allowing the lipids and oils in the coffee to filter through, the paper filters absorb them, leaving you with a less flavorful and... View Article

  • Is acidity going to upset my stomach?

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    February 15, 2010 7:19 pm

    “Acidity” in coffee refers to a flavor component, not to the PH scale or any acids that will upset your digestive system. When we talk about acidity in our coffee descriptions, we’re referring to the pleasant brightness you experience when... View Article