New Products

  • 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

  • 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

  • Introducing :: The Andreja Premium Espresso Machine

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    October 23, 2009 3:13 pm

    We’ve found it. This machine will take your home espresso craft to the next level. Your neighbors will burn with envy. Your dinner party guests will linger for hours over your microfoam macchiatos. Also, you’ll want an insurance rider on... 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

  • Mypressi:: A new product that befuddles me

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    August 21, 2009 12:18 pm

    I saw this online today and am not sure what I think about it. It seems like a fad product that could not possibly pull a good shot. Even the idea of it seems incongruent with espresso craft, which is... 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

  • Introducing :: Le’Lit Espresso machine

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    August 17, 2009 2:10 pm

    We’ve found it – a great value in espresso making. Made in Italy; solid metal construction; encouraging lack of plastic features; brass grouphead; 57mm portafilter; under $300. Check it out!