Archive for category ‘home barista’

that tamper thing i wrote a long time ago; yes

Tuesday, December 20th, 2011

this blog parted with its espressocraft tamper for a weekend. which, yeah. brings up all those weepy, effusive things we wrote about it lo these five-odd years ago. especially this: it would appear to this marveler that what espressocraft does is flout an assumption, generally held amongst tamper designers, that you ...

the tree’s knees

Thursday, December 3rd, 2009

realization: put a coffee tree on the deck for a summer, and it's likely to double in size. with winter upon us, the thing now obliterates all sensible views -- and elbow room -- around the coffee bar. which prompts a sort of indoor seed/cup dilemma: stash the tree to ...