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Get the DISK, Man

Product: DISK Company: Coava Coffee Roasters

For as long as I’ve had my Aeropress, I’ve searched for alternative filters.  The paper filters designed for the Aeropress have never tasted satisfactory to me, even with a good rinsing beforehand.  I’ve cut up Chemex filters, but that’s a bit too much work on a regular basis.  [...]

I Couldn’t Work a Conehead Reference Into This Title

Product: kone Company: Coava Coffee Roasters

While a long list of phrases could accurately be used to describe specialty coffee for 2010, to me, the past year largely stands out as the peak of the resurgence of pour over brewing. The Hario V60 family, Chemex Brewers, Abid Clever Coffee Dripper and even the Beehouse [...]

coffee@home: Le’Lit PL53

Model: PL53 Doserless Stepless Espresso Grinder Brand: Le’Lit

Reviewing coffee equipment is no small endeavor. It takes a desire to tinker and plenty of time. Besides, it’s hard to argue with the collective coffee equipment wisdom accumulated on the boards of Coffee Geek and Home Barista.

In fact, these two sites were the [...]

Holiday Shopping Procrastinators Unite!

With just 5 days until the start of Chanukah and 9 days until Christmas, my house has nary a present in sight. I believe that I can now wear my procrastinators club badge in full display as I rapidly wrack my brain for gift ideas and put off any  purchases until the actual last minute. [...]