Construction dudes like coffee, it’s a fact. Not really, but I think the two go hand-in-hand. Now you don’t have to pull your construction truck through the drive-through to get your coffee fix. The Makita CM501D is a coffee maker that is powered by the same rechargeable Li-ion batteries that the Makita power tools use. Genius! the Makita CM501D can make up to 5.3 cups of coffee...

Want to drink your cold beer without being harassed or ticketed? The Trinken Lid ($14) snaps on to your beer can and suspends it inside of large t0-go coffee cup from the likes of Starbucks, 7-Eleven, etc… Not only does this hide your beer but it also provides a layer of insulation to help keep it colder, longer. By suspending your beer inside the cup, the layer of air insulates your can, keeping it cold in the summer and your hands warm in the winter.  On a hot...

Love slow-drip cold brew coffee? The Dripo Cold Brew Coffee Maker ($34) makes the process super easy and portable. Simply put your coffee grounds into the middle section, fill the top with icy cold water, and let the slow drip process...

Ever wanted to brew your own beer without having to buy a bunch of gear or having to get your chemistry degree? Well the crew at MiniBrew plans to use some fancy technology and a bunch of sensors to make brewing beer super easy. The MiniBrew automates the entire brewing process from start to finish. You simply pick the a ready-to-brew pack from your favorite brewery and fire up the home brewing machine. The finished product lives in a 5-liter keg that is chilled and ready to tap. That...

Some people like hot coffee and some like theirs ice-cold. Such is life. If you are in the cold coffee camp and don’t like diluting your coffee with melting ice cubes check out the Hyperchiller ($29). The Hyperchiller can turn hot coffee in to perfect iced coffee in about one minute. The coffee is flash chilled without touching ice so it doesn’t get diluted while cooling. 1) Brew fresh hot coffee...

It looks like the Keurig K-Cup system that was traditionally used for making coffee, hot chocolate, and tea is now making soup and more. Keurig has teamed up with Campbell’s to make quick soup meals via the K-Cup. Flavors include Chicken Broth & Noodle and Southwest Chicken...

Digital media is the new norm. Kids these days barely know what a CD or cassette tape is. Forget about vinyl records. Hopping off of my old-man soapbox. This amazing Cassette Coffee Table was build by Ross Langley for Rob Ireland and is basically a giant cassette tape on steel legs. The table has removable remote and bottle holders and the label can drawn/written on as it is made of whiteboard material. I want one! ...

I went to a very strict Catholic school so I have no idea what this mug is even for. My guess it is for those hopelessly addicted to coffee and marijuana tobacco. Either way, my guess is that the guy/girl making this PipeMug is most likely partaking in some THC while glazing this mug. Drink some coffee/tea and smoke some tobacco/cannabis. ...

Posted on Sep 1 2014 - 11:43am by Robby S.
#1

If you work at the post office or live in a perpetual Monday you may need a Pistol Grip Coffee Mug ($16). Not sure who writes the product descriptions on Amazon, but this line is a bit scary – “The Gun Handle Mug combines the much needed calm of drinking coffee during a hectic day at the office with the aggression of fantasizing about pointing a firearm at your boss”.   ...

Posted on Dec 10 2013 - 4:04pm by gchoe
#0

While the Chemex and Sowden Oskar coffee gadgets are current favorites in my kitchen, the Ratio Eight Coffee Maker has me intrigued.  The Ratio Eight Coffee Machine wants to make the “right” brewing technique simple and automated.  Brewing properly is important to get the best out of your coffee beans.  You need the right temperature water, you should lightly pre-soak (for lack of a better term) your grounds allowing...