My new Silvia

04.01.08 Posted in coffee by

I just received my Rancilio Silvia last week. So far it’s been making incredible espresso. This little beast has quite an enthusiast following, with owners mod’ing it with PIDs, computer interfaces and even NES controllers.

Miscela d’Oro Ciald’Oro ESE Pods

12.09.07 Posted in coffee by

I’ve been using ESE (easy serving espresso) pods for a while now for their convenience and easy clean-up. Many varieties are sold with each pod individually packaged in a nitrogen pouch keeping them fresh for up to a year or more, making them more economical to beans if you only make espresso a couple times [...]