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Meanwhile, Back at the ranch...

Posted by Sebastian on Dec 7th 2015

Meanwhile, Back at the ranch...

Recently seen around the shop (and on site)Old Barefoot Coffee posterWork Bench with all kinds of trouble going on.Oooh - someone got a shiny new toy.That steam valve leaks - needs a lock nut. …

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Our Next Great Infusion

Posted by Sebastian Little on Oct 15th 2015

Our Next Great Infusion

Cart Project takes a new turn with this just acquired a La Marzocco FB70.We just aquired this new project. This ordinary coffee cart will be a state of the art plug and play coffee set-up. It will be …

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Home Barista's talking 'Ristretto' cups...

Posted by Sebastian on Oct 10th 2015

Home Barista's talking 'Ristretto' cups...

I love the home-barista community. They are such a great bunch of espresso obsessives. In this world there are lots of choices for coffee gear. You can choose cheap stuff, fancy frou-frou or anything …

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Vietnamese Coffee - Ca phe phin

Posted by Sebastian Little on Sep 9th 2015

Vietnamese Coffee - Ca phe phin

This brew method is known as "Vietnamese coffee." It makes a clean strong small cup of coffee. Use medium drip grind.1) Spoon a few teaspoons of good finely ground coffee into the filter.Make sure you …

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Tamping Technique

Jun 4th 2015

Tamping Technique

Why should I tamp and why not use the plastic tamper that came with your espresso machine? Tamping is not strictly required to make espresso. Some even believe that you will get the same results from …

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