Coffee Makers

$20 Thrift Shop Challenge – Coffee Edition

thrift shop coffee cups

Seattle is home to the singer Macklemore and his song ‘Thrift Shop’ was the theme for a really fun and unique birthday party I attended. The birthday party activity was a thrift shop challenge: Who can find the best present…

Crew Review: AeroPress – Redux!

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…

Crew Review: Technivorm KBT741 – Redux!

Yes, we’ve been hitting the Technivorm’s hard lately, but that’s just because we wanted to refresh all of our reviews and give you the latest and the greatest SCG crew perspective on these popular coffee makers. So please don’t be…

Crew Review: Technivorm KBTS – Redux!

Technivorm KBTSThe next Technivorm model up for a refreshed Crew Review is the more petite lil’ guy that they have available, the KBTS. While their other models offer 10 cups (at 4 oz. apiece), the KBTS brews up 8 cups (also at 4 oz. apiece) so is a great choice for those that want a thermal carafe and a smaller yield. Other than that, however, it’s technically similar to its larger brethren — copper elements and excellent build quality — and the coffee it produces is similarly tasty.

Watch Gail guide us through its features and then demonstrates how easily it crafts a delicious pot o’ java.

 

Crew Review: Technivorm KBGT741 – Redux!

The next installment of our refreshed reviews and demonstrations of the Technivorm coffee makers covers the KBGT741 model, which is a recently updated thermal carafe coffee maker that offers you mid-brew interrupt functionality. Watch as Gail guides us through its…