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Making Coffee from Scratch

Making Coffee from Scratch

How to Make Everything traveled 5,000mi to a remote village in Oaxaca, Mexico to pick, skin and dry coffee beans before flying back home to roast and brew them. Check out the supplementary videos here.

Collected Coffee

Collected Coffee

Collected Coffee searches the globe for the world’s most notable whole bean coffees. Each month, subscribers receive a bag of specialty coffee with a detailed description both the beans and its roaster, along with a suggested preparation method for optimal flavor.

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How Coffee Makers Work

How Coffee Makers Work

The Science Channel’s latest explosive educational video points out a coffee maker’s crucial components. In a world where Keurig is king, one coffee maker is determined to win his customers back. This summer, Nicholas Cage is gunning for MAXIMUM FLAVOR.

DOERS.coffee

DOERS.coffee

DOERS.coffee will let you pick your coffee beans, how they’re roasted and most importantly, how they’re packaged. You can receive your order as whole beans, ground beans or in Nespresso cups. The company is also working on Keurig 2.0-compatible cups.

The Drip Printer

The Drip Printer

It’s amazing all the cool things you can do with a simple X/Y motorized rig. Here, Rochester Institute of Technology’s Ted Kinsman shows how to create images using different sized droplets of colored liquid, like coffee, ink, or red wine, which then soak into the paper.

Hyperchiller Iced Coffee Maker

Hyperchiller Iced Coffee Maker

A simple but effective chiller that cools freshly brewed coffee by over 130ºF in as fast as 1 minute. The Hyperchiller has two cups that you fill with water. When the Hyperchiller is frozen, the 12.5oz middle chamber is sandwiched between and cooled by the ice in the cups.

Switters Iced Coffee

Switters Iced Coffee
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Who here among us knew that Nashville is the home of the first iced coffee microbrewery? Switters uses locally roasted beans in their specially (not cold brew) brewed, small batch offerings, and bottle in house. We’ll drink to that.

AlphaMind Vitamin Coffee

AlphaMind Vitamin Coffee
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A delightfully smooth and light coffee that helps you get your day started right – packing B vitamins, potassium and other nutrients you might otherwise skip. Available in light, medium and dark roasts, and three delicious flavors.

Ikawa Micro Coffee Roaster

Ikawa Micro Coffee Roaster

An app-controlled coffee roaster that’s as easy to use as a kettle. Ikawa lets you roast up to 60g/1.2oz. of green coffee beans at a time. It has predetermined settings, but you can also tweak them and share your recipes with others.

Turkish Sand Coffee Is Magic

Turkish Sand Coffee Is Magic

Not only is Turkish coffee some of the most potent caffeinated drinks you can get, the way that this particular variant is made looks like some sort of a magic trick, as the liquid gold rises from the bottom of the metal cup each time it boils.

Noir Coffee Maker & Espresso Cups

Noir Coffee Maker & Espresso Cups
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Ready, aim, fire your espresso with this clever aluminum coffee pot, designed to look like a pistol. Six gold metalized porcelain espresso cups look like giant bullets. Designed by Paola Metaldi for Viceversa.

Coffee & Ink Paintings

Coffee & Ink Paintings

Artist Michael Aaron Williams creates amazing images by painting coffee and ink on sheets antique ledger paper. We’re particularly smitten with the image of the women with buildings and trees for hair, and the bears are truly awesome.

GE Fridge with K-Cup Coffee Brewer

GE Fridge with K-Cup Coffee Brewer

This GE Café refrigerator has a Keurig K-Cup brewer attachment for the water heater on its door. You better use the hell out of the fridge too, because the whole thing will set you back $3,300 when it drops this Fall.

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Minipresso

Minipresso

Wacaco’s Minipresso is a compact, portable and hand-powered espresso machine. Its scoop and cup are integrated in the machine. It makes 2.35oz. of coffee by default, but Wacaco will also release an optional 4.6oz. water tank.

How Do You Make Decaf Coffee?

How Do You Make Decaf Coffee?

The short answer? You don’t. Or rather, you can’t. Current decaffeination methods can’t extract all of the caffeine from coffee beans, which means if you want to stay caffeine-free you have to give up coffee completely.

Espresso Art & Science Print

Espresso Art & Science Print
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Stellavie created the ideal poster for the caffeine addicted. Not only does it look great, it provides useful tips on how to make the perfect cup of espresso or cappuccino. In gold/black or black/off white. Measures 50 x 70cm (~20 x 27.5″).

Mini Coffee Pot Creamer

Mini Coffee Pot Creamer
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Lighten up your coffee with this clever glass creamer which looks like one of those restaurant coffee pots. And before you complain that the orange top means “decaf”, just remember that half-and-half has no caffeine either.

Zoku Iced Coffee Maker

Zoku Iced Coffee Maker

A tumbler that turns piping hot coffee – or any other beverage – into a chilled drink in just a couple of minutes. Like Zoku’s slushie maker, the tumbler is meant to be stored in the freezer to keep it cold.

Piamo Microwave Espresso Kit

Piamo Microwave Espresso Kit

Piamo is a four-piece kit that lets you brew a shot of espresso in 30 seconds using a microwave oven. It can be used with coffee pads and ground coffee. Its inventors are currently seeking funding for mass production.

Manual Coffeemaker Nº1

Manual Coffeemaker Nº1
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Designer Craighton Berman’s coffee maker embraces the ritual of slow-poured coffee making. Made from borosilicate glass and bamboo, this elegant sculptural appliance is the embodiment of modern minimalism.

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K-pod Coffee Converter

K-pod Coffee Converter

Keurig K-Cup coffee pods let you have a single cup of coffee without making a whole pot. But if you don’t have a compatible machine, you’re out of luck. The K-pod will make any standard coffee machine K-cup compatible.

Newton Milk & Sugar Set

Newton Milk & Sugar Set

Named after Sir Isaac Newton and designed by Tanja Sipilä, this clever porcelain accessory set keeps the sugar bowl perfectly level as you tip the pitcher to pour cream in your coffee or tea. Also available in black.

Canadiano Coffee Brewer

Canadiano Coffee Brewer

A simple coffee brewer for single servings. Canadiano doesn’t need electricity or filters, and is made of maple, walnut or cherry wood and a steel bowl. Apparently each wood is suited to different roasts and beans. Learn more here.

Ratio Coffeemaker

Ratio Coffeemaker
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A coffeemaker designed with elegance and simplicity in mind. It has one-button operation and a capacity of 40oz. It automatically adjusts its settings based on the amount of water left in its tank. Video here. More here.

Roast-Grind-Brew Coffee Machine

Roast-Grind-Brew Coffee Machine

Bonaverde is working on a machine that turns green coffee beans into the drink we love, then set up an online shop to connect consumers to farmers. The goal is to reduce the waste and costs associated with processed coffee.

World’s Strongest Coffee

World’s Strongest Coffee

The cure for Snake Venom? Death Wish Coffee has twice the amount of caffeine compared to regular coffee. Happy customers say that even if you’re used to the kick of caffeine, at least you get a great-tasting cup of joe.

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