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    Rocket R58 versus Duetto 3 :: A hands on comparison

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    May 1, 2013 9:00 am

    The Rocket R58 espresso machine brought a lot of ooh’s and ah’s when it was announced last year. The joy was short-lived, as the first batch of machines had an extremely high damage rate in shipment. The problem was identified... View Article

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    Second Look :: Izzo Duetto V3 Six Month Review

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    March 22, 2013 5:00 pm

    It’s hard to believe the new Izzo Alex Duetto V3 has been out since late November, but believe it!  Since we’ve had about 6 months to use and evaluate this new version, we thought it was time to give you... View Article

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    Left Coast Roast Q and A

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    March 19, 2013 6:24 pm

      We had a total blast attending a very coffee themed evening at Powell’s Books on Hawthorne Monday night.  Snoozy it was not (special thanks to Stumptown and Fresh Pot for providing some excellent brewed coffee)! It was both a reading... View Article

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    Introducing :: Video Tutoring

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    January 25, 2013 10:01 pm

    Clive is now extending customer support and classes to your home! We are providing at-home support via Skype or FaceTime to help set up your espresso machine, out of the box. Having issues figuring out how to plumb-in your GS/3... View Article

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    Hugely Generous Gift Certificates :: Thru December!

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    December 14, 2012 9:00 am

      We’ve upped the ante with some nice gift certificates on select espresso machines! These gift certificates are on top of the included gifts like Barista Starter Kits, extended warranties, and free shipping. Take advantage of this short term offer and... View Article

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    Clive & Sprudge Presents :: Espresso Machine Buyer’s Guide

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    December 13, 2012 9:38 pm

      Our friends at Sprudge visited to talk shop and came up with a neat lil’ buyer’s guide for the home espresso fan. Take a look for some insider tips and more than a few car analogies!

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    Give Great Coffee :: Holiday Page Live

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    December 11, 2012 9:59 pm

    Our holiday page is live! Our beautiful gift sets include everything they’ll need for great coffee and espresso at home and automatically include a discount. Have an unusual request? Try Clive Concierge. We can: Manage multiple “ship to” addresses with... View Article

  • Birthday Celebration

    A Celebration

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    December 4, 2012 5:27 pm

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    Announcing The Craft of Espresso :: A Book!

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    December 4, 2012 1:23 am

    We are pleased to announce our new book, Craft of Espresso: A Guide for Home. We love to help aspiring home baristas choose the right espresso machine setup, then learn how to use it to make beautiful & delicious espresso drinks.... View Article

  • Black Friday Sale

    Black Friday Sale

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    November 21, 2012 9:03 am

    We’ve put together some fantastic deals for Black Friday and Cyber Monday! To get the deals, note the coupon code in each box below and type it into the “coupon” field at checkout. The amounts listed will be deducted from... View Article