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MinkaGrl01

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Page 2 really enjoys the bean selection at A Southern Season.


I wonder if they ship up to PA

12/15/2011 1:10:35 PM

Tarun
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suspend!

12/15/2011 1:11:20 PM

skywalkr
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Any of you guys/gals have an espresso machine?

I got this one last summer and I haven't touched my drip machine since.

http://www.amazon.com/Breville-Barista-Express-BES860XL-machine/dp/B002S51RQG/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1323980697&sr=8-1

Super easy to use and makes some great espresso. I tend to just drink americano's but will make the occasional latte

12/15/2011 3:28:44 PM

wolfpackgrrr
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In the 90s I had one but a) it didn't have nearly enough water pressure to be worthwhile, b) it didn't froth worth shit, and c) it was a bitch to clean. I'm sure the home models they make these days are much better but I'm scarred for life

12/15/2011 5:14:39 PM

skywalkr
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This thing is a total piece of cake, especially with the grinder and dual wall cups. All I do is have it set on the grind amount I like, push a button and it dispenses that much, tamper it down, run the water through, wash the grinds out.

Every now and then the clean me light comes on and you just use a cleaning tablet and send it through the cleaning cycle. I got the thing as a gift, can't see myself buying something that nice to make coffee with but I am sure glad I have it

12/15/2011 5:27:18 PM

ncsuallday
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just found a cock roach in some pre-ground coffee (Lavazza) that was given to me at work

Counter Culture Forty-Six FTW.

Some hipsters told me CC is garbage though and when I pressed them on it they said Back Alley is the best locally. I got a mixed order of their stuff and it was ok. Their Hambela (Ethiopia) was really good and blueberry-y.

5/1/2017 5:01:39 PM

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