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Video Overview | Yield Design French Press Coffee Brewers

Add a touch of modern style to your kitchen with Yield Design’s newest line of sleek, contemporary french press coffee brewers. Seamlessly combining art and function, these brewers bring the best to your counter-top and your cup. Available in both glass and ceramic, these devices provide great temperature retention while being totally free of rubber and plastic. Ready to get a glimpse of the Yield press in action? Watch along as Ryan puts the spotlight on these stylish brewers.

 

Video Overview | LIDO E Hand Grinder for Espresso

Orphan Espresso’s LIDO-E hand grinder goes toe to toe with electric home grinders, without missing a beat. With its 48mm steel burrs and stepless grind adjustment, you can quickly reach a large dose for Chemex or grind with careful precision for full bodied espresso. Like its fellow Orphan Espresso hand grinders, the LIDO-E is built with thorough quality and designed for optimal performance. Ready to see it in action? Watch along as Ryan shares on this full-range hand grinder.

 

Video Overview | Uniterra Nomad Manual Espresso Maker

Uniterra’s Nomad manual espresso maker is the answer to getting perfect espresso no matter where you are. Compact, portable, and extremely easy to use, the Nomad is a surprisingly effective route to a tasty shot. It features a double action manual pump, which pushes water through your puck at the proper 9 bars of pressure, and a removable crema-enhancing valve. Ready to see the Nomad in action? Watch along as Steve demonstrates the usefulness of this little manual espresso maker.

 

Video Overview | Anfim CODY II Commercial Espresso Grinder

Anfim’s CODY II is an extremely barista-friendly commercial espresso grinder, with easy-to-use features and top-notch quality in the cup for delicious espresso. It comes equipped with 64 mm flat steel burrs (titanium coated burrs are also available), two programmable timed settings, and a manual pulsed grinding button so you can get your ideal dose every time. Find out everything you need to know about the Cody II, as Steve shares on this compact grinder with great grind quality.

 

Video Overview | Mahlkonig Guatemala 710 Retail Coffee Grinder

Mahlkonig’s Guatemala 710 combines the attributes of the original Guatemala and Kenia, for a retail coffee grinder that offers the ultimate quality of grind and versatility. Featuring 71mm steel burrs and a full range of grind sizes, the Guatemala 710 is known for its ability to produce uniform results and tastiness in the cup. It’s also available in 3 configurations, so you can snag the one that’s just right for your shop. Ready to discover more? Watch along as Steve shares everything you need to know about the Guatemala 710.

 

Video Overview | Protonea Senger Espazzola Grouphead Cleaning Tool

Clean equipment is a must when it comes to espresso. That’s why Protonea Senger’s Espazzola grouphead cleaning tool is such a welcome innovation to baristas and home enthusiasts alike. Designed to lock in just like a portafilter, it provides a thorough, gentle clean all around the group head, getting the nooks and crannies that a shop towel just can’t reach. This user-friendly tool is an easy way to keep your groups and screens clean, so your shots can taste their best. Want to see the Espazzola in action? Watch along as Steve shares about this unique cleaning device, and demonstrates its cleaning capability.

 

Video Overview | Mahlkonig GH1 Retail Coffee Grinder

The Mahlkonig GH1 is the right pick for any shop that needs a simple, powerful grinder for grinding coffee straight into the bag. It’s 85mm flat steel burrs and powerful motor combine to crank out around 1 lb per minute at medium drip settings, and closer to 1.5 lbs per minute at the coarser end. With it’s two included detent plates, you can customize your grind range to offer greater control to your baristas or optimize simplicity for customer use. In this video, find out everything you need to know about the GH1, as Steve shares on the ins and outs of this powerful retail coffee grinder.

 

Video Overview | La Marzocco Linea Mini Home Espresso Machine

La Marzocco’s Linea Mini is taking home espresso to new levels. With its classic lines and signature paddle group style, the Linea Mini boasts commercial quality construction in a beautiful body. Featuring a brand new integrated brew group, dual boilers, and PID temperature control, this top-notch espresso machine is ideal for the home or low-volume cafe. It’s even available in a variety of color options, including stainless steel, white, red, and black, to compliment any countertop or bar. In this video, Steve gives a complete overview of the Linea Mini, so you can get the full scoop on this rock-solid performer.

 

Video Overview | It's American Press Coffee Brewer

A hybrid of immersion and percolation brewing, the American Press is a completely new brewing device that’s simple to use and easy to maintain. With its internal brew basket and micro-fine steel filters, the American Press produces a clean, quick brew that’s ideal whether you’re at home or on the road. To learn more about this unique brewer, watch along as Steve shares on the features that make the American Press one-of-a-kind.

 

Video Overview | Kruve Coffee Sifting System

Sift your way to a more uniform grind profile with the Kruve coffee sifting system. Filling a previously untouched niche in the coffee world, the Kruve uses a range of screen sizes to quickly and easily remove fines and boulders, leaving you with a uniform grind and a cup full of flavor. It's also available in affordable sets of six or twelve screens, so you can find the perfect sifting combination for your brews. Watch the Kruve in action in this video, as Steve demonstrates the abilities of this simple sifting system.

 

Video Overview | Third Wave Water

When it comes to having good flavor in your coffee, the water that you brew with really matters. That’s where Third Wave Water comes in, with its patent-pending formula that’s designed to transform a gallon of distilled or reverse-osmosis water into water that’s balanced to a standard spec and ready to make your brews shine. In this video, Steve covers all you need to know about this easy to use, simple solution that’ll give your brews the same great taste, whether you’re at home or on the road.

 

Video Overview | Espro P3 Glass French Press

The Espro P3 glass french press takes a classic design to new levels, with its patented dual-layer micro-mesh filter and durable glass carafe. Available in two sizes, the P3 makes getting a clean, rich cup of coffee easier and more affordable than ever, without losing a drop of quality. In this video, Steve explores the advantages of the P3 french press, highlighting each unique attribute that sets it apart from the pack.

 

Product Maintenance | How to Clean Your Burr Grinder

To keep your brews tasting their best, having a clean grinder is a must. Over time, grinders can develop a buildup of oil residue and leftover grounds, which can impact the flavor of your coffee. In this video, Steve demonstrates some quick and easy ways to keep your grinder at its cleanest, so you can be sure you’re getting the purest grinds possible.

 

Product Maintenance | How to Clean a Steam Wand

Keeping your steam system clean will ensure that your machine always performs well and your milk always tastes great. Fetch a steaming pitcher, a paperclip, water, and some milk wash, then hit play.

 

Product Comparison | Bleached vs. Natural Pour Over Coffee Filters

When selecting a filter for your pour-over coffee, have you ever wondered what role it will play in the final taste of your brew? Are bleached or natural filters more likely to impact the taste of your coffee? In this video, Ryan explores this issue through testing some of our most popular V60 and Chemex filters, and the results are surprising.

 

Product Maintenance | How To Backflush An Espresso Machine

Is your espresso less tasty than it once was? Has your machine been acting up? Regular espresso machine care is essential to maintaining a healthy machine and enjoying scrumptious shots. In the next 4 minutes, we'll bring you up to speed on backflushing, the most important procedure for keeping your gear happy.

 

Video Overview | Hottop Home Coffee Roasters

Roasting your own coffee beans at home is better than ever with Hottop’s Home Coffee Roasters. The Hottop design is advanced enough to allow a skilled roaster to determine optimal parameters, while also being simple enough to enable newcomers to produce evenly roasted beans. So whether you’re new to the game or you’re a veteran roaster, Hottop roasters can give you coffee that’s exactly how you like it -- freshly roasted and full of fantastic flavor.

 

Video Overview | Knock Feldgrind Manual Coffee and Espresso Grinder

The Feldgrind by Knock is an excellent manual grinder that meets all of your brewing needs without the expense of an electric motor. Not only does it look and feel great, it features stepless adjustment so you can always get the grind you want, and ceramic-coated conical steel burrs for a long life of top-notch grinding. Compact and sturdy, the Feldgrind was made to travel with you, so you can have a freshly-ground, delicious brew no matter where you go.

 

Product Maintenance | Gasket Replacement

When it comes to giving your espresso machine a long and happy life on your bar, preventative maintenance is crucial. Regularly replacing worn out group head gaskets is an important part of that maintenance, since the gasket creates a tight seal for your portafilter. From identifying signs that your gasket needs to be replaced, to covering the tools that you’ll need to do the job, we walk through what you’ll want to know about caring for your gaskets, so you can keep the great shots coming for a long time.

 

Brewing Guide | A Beginner's Guide to Making Espresso

So you're ready to start pulling shots? Welcome to our world! In this beginner's guide, Chris will walk through all the basic of making espresso. Grab your gear, then open wide: one heaping spoonful of espresso skills is coming right up.

 

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