Even if you’re not into sneakers you might have gotten wind of a certain pair of kicks with limited supply that have broken the internet. Google “Trophy Room Jordan 1 High” to see for yourself.Continue reading “Wear your shoes, drink your coffee”
Hype sells and it usually begins with an “influencer” influencing others about something, and it’s not just with shoes. For an application in coffee, few people cared about the Clever Dripper before. It was a solid starter dripper, relatively affordable, but demand wasn’t that big – until James Hoffmann made a video about it. You get my drift?Continue reading “Caffeinated Hypebeast”
Responsibly Sourced Instant Kape?
I am skeptical about a lot of things, in fact someone who was presenting an MLM opportunity to me once got frustrated and lashed out at me because I was asking too many “negative” questions. The recent news of a major instant coffee manufacturer investing to make it’s coffee supply “100% responsibly sourced”, it might actually be helpful for their partner farmers, but it could also be them doing excellent research and marketing about some of the factors why people prefer specialty coffee. I doubt they will actually invest in good tasting coffee, so they concentrated on something they can control – “responsibly sourced” coffee. Again, I’m just a skeptic and that is just my opinion.Continue reading “Responsibly Sourced Instant Kape?”
You should buy my course, I have a luxury car
Let’s be real: I spend money on coffee and coffee equipment all so I can make coffee at home that I either like to drink or try coffee I’ve never had before – because I am staying at home and there is a dearth of specialty coffee shops here in Cainta. Will most of you like the coffee I make? I don’t think so. Do I like it? I can drink it, so yeah. Should I sell you an online course on how to make coffee? Of course not.Continue reading “You should buy my course, I have a luxury car”
My (unqualified) thoughts about the Fellow Stagg EKG Electric Pour-Over Kettle
I was using a knock off Hario Buono Kettle early on during the 2020 lockdown. I’m not proud of it and I did it because it was cheap, it already had a thermometer built-in, and I naively thought it would only be in need for a couple months more. Well I don’t have to be ashamed anymore because now I have a Fellow Stagg EKG Electric Pour-Over Kettle which looks amazing, it boils water, and uhhhhh – it has a built-in game.Continue reading “My (unqualified) thoughts about the Fellow Stagg EKG Electric Pour-Over Kettle”