• Home Coffee Grinders :: Clive in Fresh Cup Magazine

    Written by Amanda

    February 16, 2012 8:17 pm

    Our own barista Chris Ryan tackles the topic of home grinders in Fresh Cup Magazine, a respected coffee industry publication. Scroll to page 50. From the hand grinders like the Camano to the staff favorite Baratza Vario, Chris talks through... View Article

  • First Look :: Bonavita versus Technivorm

    Written by Mark

    January 10, 2012 5:14 pm

    For a long time, we’ve only sold the Technivorm brewer. It was the only high quality brewer we could find that was simple, reliable, and brewed at 200 degrees for 5-6 minutes, two important factors for delicious, flavorful (and not... View Article

  • Can a 5 year old can make espresso?

    Written by Mark

    December 6, 2011 5:51 pm

    Ellanie and Ethan give it a go in the Clive Coffee showroom, using the Izzo Duetto. If they can, you can too.

  • Black Friday Showroom Party

    Written by Mark

    November 23, 2011 2:23 pm

    Clive at Five is back! We’ve got some excellent cocktails in the works. Sneak away from the relatives for a minute and enjoy some good music and company. In the mood for shopping? We’ll have some showroom-only discounts available during... View Article

  • Video Tutorial :: Technivorm

    Written by Amanda

    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.

  • Introducing custom wood panels for the Mini Vivaldi

    Written by Mark

    September 28, 2011 5:29 pm

    The La Spaziale Mini Vivaldi II has had a place in our showroom for almost a year now. We’ve admired its gush of powerful dry steam for microfoam and consistent shot temperature for nice, sweet pulls. However, the black plastic... View Article

  • New video tutorial :: The French Press

    Written by Mark

    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.

  • Coffee Prices:: Why the increase?

    Written by Jill

    August 23, 2011 2:35 pm

    Coffee prices have risen considerably over the last year, and this trend has not escaped the attention of many coffee drinkers. Many roasters/retailers have been raising prices across the board and it may feel a little like an attempt to... View Article

  • Introducing the Coava Kone Gen. 2

    Written by Jennie

    August 3, 2011 8:45 pm

    Check out the Kone in action at Clive Coffee :: Demo Saturday 9/3 at 1pm The newly redesigned Kone by Coava has hit the ground at a running pace.  By addressing issues brought forth by customers, the Kone is making... View Article

  • Our new showroom

    Written by Mark

    June 23, 2011 10:08 am

    I’m pleased to announce that Clive Coffee is moving! We have found a space that is more than double our current 738 SE Washington location. Our new showroom will have an expanded line of products on display and ready for... View Article