Monthly Archives: July 2012

Crew Review: Capresso Tea C100 Kettle

In the world of tea kettles, Capresso really gives it all they’ve got. With a variety of options available, you’d be hard pressed not to find one that meets your needs. Watch Gail walk us through the features and demonstrate…

Compare: Entry Level Coffee Grinders

You know how serious we are about coffee grinders! If you haven’t heard us rant before about how they’re really the most important element of your coffee setup, remind us to break it down for you sometime. Today’s video addresses…

Brewin’ with Brandi: Mocha Pops

If you know anything about us it’s that we love, love, love hot weather! What are we doing living in the Pacific Northwest, then?! We ask ourselves that all the time … except for when summer finally shows up and…

Chemex Cold Brew

We’re finally experiencing the joy of summer (!!) and there’s no better way to rock it than with a tall glass of cold brewed coffee in your hand. Jessica’s favorite brew method is the Chemex, so we asked her to…

Crew Review: Technivorm K741

Look, we know you’ve been coveting the oft-touted smooth cup of coffee from the Technivorm drip coffee makers, but your cupboards just don’t allow that kind of height, right? Well now you’re in luck with the K741, featuring the awesome…

Brewin’ with Brandi: Raspberry Kiss Latte

There’s sweet … then there’s very sweet … then there’s Brandi! This lovely latte features the delicious flavors of Monin’s Raspberry and White Chocolate, which Brandi whips up with ease using the Nespresso Gran Maestria’s Aero 4 milk frother.  …

Happy 4th of July!

Here in the US, most of us are taking the day off to revel in backyard BBQs and pyrotechnics in celebration of our nation’s independence. We wish everyone a fun, caffeinated and, of course, safe holiday!

Crew Review: Nespresso Gran Maestria

The counterpart to the recently reviewed Nespresso Maestria, the Gran Maestria features a new variation of their Aeroccino milk frother (the Aero 4, which offers you the ability to control different types of milk froth and temperatures) and a demitasse…