Monthly Archives: October 2009

Grinder Grounds Comparison

Shopping around for a grinder, but don’t have the opportunity to see how it grinds? We took a few different models and produced some of their finest and coarsest grinds so you could see how they compare together.

Coffee & Climate Change

Last November, we wrote about how the excessive rains in India were adjusting the forecast coffee exports from that country, and they have now reported a 21% decrease in exportable coffee during the 2008 – 2009 growing season. But it’s…

Field Trip: Slayer

Last week, we headed off to points south and visited the warehouse headquarters of Seattle Espresso Machine Co., creators of the Slayer. We’ve talked about this machine on the blog in the past, primarily because it is the first to…

The Grind – October 2009

Ready to get your Grind on? Check out Seattle Coffee Gear’s monthly newsletter for October. This month’s edition features a Huckleberry Slump Latte recipe, info on descaling vs. backflushing, a guide to all the videos we’ve done over the last…