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  • Origin Trip :: Clive Coffee in Costa Rica

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    June 16, 2010 2:09 pm

    So much of the coffee on the market these days is really a commodity product that has been standardized to provide consistency. Generally, this means the coffee isn’t too terribly bad nor too terribly great. It’s a generic, non-offensive caffeine... View Article

  • Clive Coffee porcelain mugs + salvage walnut for our upcoming showroom

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    May 14, 2010 6:56 pm

    I just got back from Pigeon Toe Ceramics, the local Portland hive of ceramic artisans (Lisa and Lola, represent) that we’ve commissioned for the first Clive Coffee mug. These mugs are a subtle juxtaposition of modern and rustic, clean yet... View Article

  • 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

  • The Mypressi Twist :: Now in Stock

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    April 13, 2010 2:32 pm

    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

  • New :: Hario V60 Glass Coffee Dripper

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    March 24, 2010 4:30 pm

    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

  • Thrilling news from Baratza

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    February 25, 2010 8:49 pm

    We just got some really exciting news from Baratza! They’ve upgraded the already excellent Vario Coffee Grinder with a new display board. This new board has a “sleep” feature that turns off the lights and LED display to conserve electricity... View Article

  • Tabla Digital Scale :: Properly portion your coffee

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    February 17, 2010 9:11 pm

    Clive coffee is excited to present to you the attractive and accurate Tabla Digital Scale from Escali! A good scale that can measure small increments of weight (in grams or to the 10th of an ounce) is a necessary tool... View Article

  • Just roasted! Papua New Guinea and Nicaragua Florencia

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    February 5, 2010 10:55 pm

    We just roasted up a fresh batch of our Papua New Guinea Kigabah Estate and Nicaragua Florencia. We’ll be roasting these beans in small batches (like always), but they tend to sell out quickly. Here are the flavor profiles: Papua... View Article

  • Roasting today :: Kenya AA+ Ichanjeru

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    December 10, 2009 3:38 pm

    Immediately apparent is the juicy, ripe fragrance of this coffee. Expect tropical fruit flavors – tangerine, star fruit, and lychee. We roast this delicately to bring out the innate sweetness of the bean. The acidity is juicy and bright, with... View Article

  • Baratza Announces New Grinder :: Virtuoso With Micro Tuning

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    December 9, 2009 7:32 pm

    More options for the home espresso enthusiasts! Baratza has just announced the Virtuoso Preciso, which adds precision tuning to the Virtuoso. Here’s the press release and a picture preview: Baratza will soon introduce a new grinder, the Virtuoso Preciso. The... View Article