The Best Coffee Grinders Under $50

By | April 16, 2018

The very first coffee grinder I ever owned was a super cheap electric blade grinder that cost me somewhere around $15 or so. I bought the thing about 13 years ago when I moved into my first apartment I knew nothing about grinders at the time but I was buying whole bean coffee every now and then and… Read More »

Brian Mounts

Mug Review: The Trudeau Umbria Desk Mug

By | April 16, 2018

I purchased Trudeau’s Umbria insulated desk mug roughly a month and a half ago. I had been eying it for a long time while surfing Amazon lazily and then I noticed my local Fred Meyer was carrying the mug in it’s insulated mug section. Every time I walked by it I was tempted. Why? Because I don’t like… Read More »

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AWESOME! Unique Coffee Mugs & Novelty Cups For Sale

By | April 15, 2018

If you (or someone you love) is a big coffee drinker then you’ll get a kick out of checking out some of these “interesting” coffee mugs. Everyone loves having a little bit of fun in the kitchen from time to time and having a small collection of unique coffee mugs is a great way to do just that.… Read More »

Brian Mounts

AMAZING! Insulated Espresso Cups & Mugs For Sale

By | April 17, 2018

Are you looking to pick up a set of insulated espresso cups or shot glasses for your creations at home? No matter your brewing methods of choice – whether you are making shots of true espresso, cups of stovetop espresso, or small cups of single serve coffee many of the insulated cups on this page would be perfect… Read More »

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Is Kona Coffee Good For Espresso?

By | April 19, 2018

Not long ago I was buying a small bag of beans over at my local supermarket. These days I buy a lot of my beans from Quackenbush, my local roaster, but I still do buy beans at Safeway from time to time if I’m running low or if I want to try something different that doesn’t cost much.… Read More »

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How Hot Should The Water Be In A French Press

By | April 15, 2018

I’m starting a series here on Top Off My Coffee where I discuss all the various aspects of making good french press coffee. I’ll be handling a lot of the common questions and discussing a number of the points of discussion coffee snobs typically have and then in the near future I’ll be publishing a larger overview of… Read More »

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