For great tasting coffee at home, the office, on hikes and on trips, always preheat your coffee mugs, travel mugs and thermos. Well, you have to do something while waiting for your coffee to finish dripping, may as well heat your drinking gear!
Keep your stainless steel coachwork looking great. Just need a clean short-nap washcloth (lighter color will give you type-A people a good sense of progress). Wet the washcloth with water from your hot water tap, wipe your machines metal clean, going with the grain of the metal, then dry off.... read more →
Melita Cone Wet the filter before use and put one coffee scoop per cup plus one, pour water in circular pattern and stir once you have a nice cupcake like bloom happening (just don't tear the filter). I like to make the Melita into a preheated thermos if making more... read more →
Moka Pot (for stove top espresso) Please never let your Moka pot stay on the lit burner with no water... you will wake up eventually, to the smell of burning plastic (this will be either your gasket or the handle) and not only will you be a bit late for... read more →
If you are going to keep the OOh-La-La going in your life and save some bucks at the same time ; just decide to trust me and ( wait for a sale if you have to ) get this one the Bodum Columbia double wall 8 cup .We have had... read more →