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  1. The Reluctant Barista: Pops a Cap in the New Iperespresso Machines

    Now that I have built my espresso connoisseurship from zero to somewhere above average, but still far below that of Juan Valdez, I was reluctant to...
  2. The Reluctant Barista: Jura GIGA 5 and the Secret Menu

    There is something so intriguing about a secret menu. Starbucks has one. In-N-Out Burger has one. And now, the Jura GIGA 5 Automatic Coffee Center...
  3. Playing with Preinfusion on the Breville Dual Boiler

    It's fun to play with parameters! If you didn't learn that in the 2nd grade, life has probably been pretty rough for you -- but...
  4. Compare: Double Boiler Espresso Shots - Izzo, La Spaziale & Breville

    For folks that dig precision, a dual boiler espresso machine with PID temperature control of the brew boiler is hard to beat. While we tend...
  5. How-To: Mavea Purity C Water Filter Installation

    Filtering your water is essential if you plan on plumbing in your espresso machine to a direct water line in your location. Without this, you...
  6. Espresso Machine Storage Tips

    Leaving your machine alone for the winter? Need to store it or move it (by hand) to a new location? Gail gives us some tips...
  7. Which Brew Temperature is Best for Lavazza Super Crema?

    We took one of our most popular coffees, Lavazza Super Crema, and brewed it using different temperatures on theLa Spaziale Mini Vivaldi. While the 204F...
  8. Ask the Experts: Which Machines Need to be Backflushed?

    Cleaning and maintenance is a hot topic in this neck o' the woods, but some folks aren't clear on which specific maintenance routines apply to...
  9. Ask the Experts: What's a Panarello?

    Creating a silky microfoam can be a challenging enterprise: Even with the higher end prosumer machines we sell, it is arguably the most difficult skill...
  10. Ask the Experts: Can I use Lemon Juice to Descale my Machine?

    DIY lovers are all into the idea of using lemon juice or vinegar to descale their machines, but while the latter will leave a nasty...
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