Clive News

  • SCAA Update :: Double Technivorms, Grinding nerdiness…

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    April 22, 2010 2:34 pm

    I just returned from the annual coffee convention sponsored by the Specialty Coffee Association of America (SCAA). There was a lot to see, including the US Barista Championship and some amazing new commercial espresso machines from Slayer and La Marzocco.... View Article

  • Amazon Checkout now on

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    March 26, 2010 7:17 pm

    Just integrated – Checkout! You can use your existing account to manage payment and shipping addresses on We also support Amazon PayPhrase which allows you to checkout by entering your unique, two-word phrase and 4 digit pin.... View Article

  • A Clive Coffee Video Homage to Portland

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    December 25, 2009 6:14 pm

    See what we love about Portland! Be sure to click the expand button to watch it in full screen, high-def. Enjoy!

  • Clive Coffee in the NYT :: Yes, please

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    December 15, 2009 2:26 am

    I have no idea how this happened, really. The New York Times put the Technivorm KBT-741 in their 2009 holiday gift guide, and linked to Clive Coffee as the source. We appreciate the gesture!

  • Clive Coffee’s first Christmas Blend :: Get some before the house is overrun

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    November 25, 2009 10:32 pm

    Just in time for the holidays, we bring your our first Christmas blend. With single origin coffees from Nicaragua, Papua New Guinea, and Ethiopia, we sought spice and warmth. It should please a house full of coffee drinkers. Roasting and... View Article

  • Introducing :: Papua New Guinea Kigabah

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    November 20, 2009 2:57 pm

    This coffee is snappy and fruity – think of the fragrance from a fresh peeled orange, then add guava and star fruit. The acidity is crisp and balanced. We roast this just to second crack. The outside of the bean... View Article

  • Hario Buono kettle :: A practical and beautiful tool for pour-over coffee

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    October 1, 2009 12:45 pm

    We’re pleased to present the Hario kettle, a great way to boil water to the right temperature, then direct it very precisely over the grounds as you make coffee. In conjunction with a Bee House dripper, you can easily and... View Article

  • Clive Coffee in the Chicago Tribune

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    August 21, 2009 12:07 am

    The Chicago Tribune reviewed 4 alternative ways to brew coffee. First up was the Vacuum Pot. The Trib was smart to recommend the Bodum Santos vacuum pot. We agree with them – it’s sleek, interesting, and makes great coffee. Check... View Article

  • Special Micro Lot :: Nicaragua FTO Esteli, Miraflor Co-Op

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    August 18, 2009 6:00 pm

    We’ve got a very special coffee coming up this week. Did we mention 100% of the profit from this roast is going to a very special cause? We’re doing a limited roast for this on Friday, August 21st. We’ll be... View Article

  • Announcing :: The Clive Coffee blog!

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    August 16, 2009 1:03 pm

    Hello world and fellow coffee lovers! On this blog we’ll be posting news about upcoming coffee harvests, new products, helpful articles on how to make great coffee, and other miscellany. We’ll be offering sporadic prizes to people who comment on... View Article