Category: Coffee, Tea & Espresso

Kitchen Appliances
Home Drum Coffee Roaster-a 1970’s WestBend The Poppery

I recently stepped into the world of home coffee roasting, and I may never go back. The Behmor 1600 is an award winning drum roaster that was recommended to me by fellow coffee aficionado, Marco Arment.My home roasting journey is beginning with a 1970’s WestBend The Poppery, which means I am currently air roasting my […]

Kitchen Appliances
Butane Micro Burner for the Coffee Siphon Vacuum Pot

Brewing coffee with my siphon vacuum pot is a blast — especially when guests are over. The coffee is delicious and the process is enjoyable and gratifying. Most siphons come with a glass container with a wick meant for burning denatured alcohol to boil your water. This works, but it can be messy and dangerous, […]

Kitchen Appliances
The Best Way to Keep Your Coffee Beans Fresh

We know that you know that the best way to keep your roasted coffee beans fresh is to store them in an airtight container that doesn’t see any sunlight. Most coffee aficionados find the nearest jar with an airtight lid and call it good. But after you’ve closed that jar what about all the air […]

Kitchen Appliances
A AeroPress Coffee and Espresso Maker

If you’re persnickety about your coffee and brew some every day then the AeroPress may be your cup of tea. I own a coffee maker, a Turkish coffee maker, two french presses, a stove-top espresso maker, a siphon, and an AeroPress. The latter makes a cup of coffee as delicious as you’ll get from a […]