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Crew Review: Jura ENA 9 One-Touch – Redux!

When Jura released their ENA series of superautomatic espresso machines a few years ago, they were a unique offering in terms of both ease of use and footprint. Designed to fit into the space of a legal-sized sheet of paper,…

Brewin’ with Brandi: Coffee Fruitcake

There are a few different theories on why fruitcakes in the US have become a point of humor and derision. Some equate their density to a doorstop, others find their sometimes-odd assortment of dried fruits to be cloyingly sweet. But…

Crew Review: Nuova Simonelli Talento

While there are several superautomatic espresso machines designed for home use, there is a relatively smaller selection in the commercial space. If your business requires exceptional ease of use and consistency, yet cannot support lengthy barista training, then a machine…

Crew Review: Krups Cup on Request

Perfect for a small office kitchen environment, the Krups Cup on Request allows you to brew into a removable stainless steel urn that doubles as a dispenser. With two programmable options, dosage selections, volumetric and manual pours and the ability…