*whew* Long name, awesome purpose! The Spressa Mezzo is an ingenious creation, dreamed up by some folks right here in Seattle, that brings an ease to Aeropress coffee preparation. How so? Well, it all starts with a flat box being shipped to you, ready for Ikea-style assembly (don’t worry, the Spressa Mezzo is quite easy to … Continue reading Crew Review: Spressa Mezzo Manual Lever Kit for AeroPress
We’re celebrating the launch of SCG Rewards with a lot of caffeine and a giveaway! What kind of giveaway, you may ask? Well, the kind that includes all the loot listed below: Spressa Mezzo Manual Lever Kit for Aeropress Aeropress Coffee Maker Aeropress Filters Twilight Pre-ground Want to win it all? Head on over to … Continue reading Spressa + Aeropress Giveaway!
If you were to survey the crew at SCG about their favorite coffee prep, you’d learn that the AeroPress is the hands-down winner. We love how simple and easy it is to use, plus it’s compact, transportable and produces a delicious cup of coffee. Over the years, we’ve featured it in a variety of videos, … Continue reading Crew Review: AeroPress – Redux!
While we’ve previously performed a taste test comparison between the Kaffeologie S Filter and the standard paper filter on the AeroPress, we were requested by our loyal fans to perform a blind version! So we asked Bunny to brew up two batches of AeroPress coffee — one with the S Filter and one with the … Continue reading Blind Taste Test: AeroPress with Paper & S Filters
The flexibility and creativity that surrounds the AeroPress knows no bounds. Seriously: For as many AeroPress lovers there are out there in the world, there’s an equal amount of preferred preps. So we put the question out to the class: What is your favorite AeroPress prep? And then we recreated these sometimes meticulously crafted brews, … Continue reading AeroPress Vertical Tasting of Velton’s Brazil Condado Estate
If purchasing paper filters on a regular basis seems like a bit too much organization on your part, the re-usable, fine mesh stainless steel S filter from Kaffeologie just might be the answer to the question you didn’t even know you had. In this pair of videos featuring the S filter, we first show how … Continue reading Crew Review & Compare: AeroPress with Kaffeologie S Filters
How does a classic compare to the specialty coffee community’s darling? We had a viewer ask this question, so we answered! Gail prepared her standard Aeropress brew and then whipped up a batch in a Bodum Shin Bistro French press. We taste them and compare them side by side to determine how they differ — … Continue reading Taste Test: Aeropress vs. French Press
You asked for it, so we answered! Recently, a viewer suggested that we experiment with the AeroPress when making Turkish coffee. So we asked our resident Turkish coffee expert, Rade, to jump into the 21st century by prepping up some coffee and then putting it through an AeroPress. Watch to find out how the experiment … Continue reading Turkish Coffee a la Aeropress
Look, summer is approaching. It may not feel like it in your neck of the woods (it certainly doesn’t in ours), but the calendar does not lie. And now is a great time for you to pick up your travel-friendly coffee gear and get to know it up close and personal before you’re stuck with … Continue reading Playing with Aeropress Brew Preps
Recently featured in an NPR story, the Aeropress has really taken off in the past couple of months. It’s considered the ‘next generation’ of French Presses and really does make a delicious cup of coffee. Watch Gail use the Aeropress to make the beginning of a cup of coffee — you could add hot water … Continue reading Using the Aeropress