Monthly Archives: December 2011

Crew Review: DeLonghi kMix Drip Coffee Maker

As part of their colorful and compact series of new appliances, DeLonghi has introduced 5- and 10-cup drip coffee makers that are a definite upgrade in their aesthetic design. Watch Gail talk about the features of the kMix coffee maker…

Recipe: Literal Rose

With this weekend’s festivities on the horizon, we’re sure you’ve got plenty of libations planned. If you love the taste of Turkish Delight, adding this sparkling wine cocktail to the mix will be a welcome treat! Ingredients 1 oz Monin…

Recipe: Baklava!

Are we the only ones who want to exclaim ‘baklava’ like it’s a passionate drinking toast or the kick off signal for a three-legged race? The sweet and nutty flavor of this Central Asian treat inspired our twist on a…

Coffee Tasting: Middle Fork Roasters

Another new roaster in SCG town! These guys are a small outfit located in Seattle’s Sodo neighborhood, founded by Matt Parish in 2009. While we haven’t had a long history of love for dark roast coffee, we do appreciate their…

Coffee Tasting: Caffe Umbria

Introducing a new roaster on SCG’s block, Caffe Umbria! They feature some of the first dark roasts that we started carrying (oh, my!) as well as some excellent ESE pods for you convenience-lovers out there. Watch Gail & Allison craft…