The illy coffeehouse sucks....

Started by Johnny TheAppleSeed in Barista Exchanges & Travel on Monday. 0 Replies

In my trip to Taiwan..In the airport named Taoyuan... i saw an Illy Espressamente coffeehouse...I ordered a cappucino... and noticed that they filled the doser...with too much coffee...Everytime time they make a shot... its stale since its pre-grinded into the doser and they just dose it into the pf everytime... No fresh coffee....The milk wasnt poured well... it was kinda bubbly and too cold....Have you guys ever experienced it at illy?Continue

Tea Espresso

Started by Dawn E Donson in Espresso. Last reply by Johnny TheAppleSeed on Monday. 17 Replies

Is anyone out there doing tea espresso latte's? I remember seeing an article or hearing about espresso tea and was curious.

35 lb Fluid Bed Roaster For Sale

Started by ColinO in Barista Exchanges & Travel. Last reply by cedarwoodroasting co Nov 20. 2 Replies

I have a 35 lb fluid bed coffee roaster that I am trying to sell.  It has only been used twice to test it out.  If anyone is interested or has any ideas of other web sites that I can advertise it on that would be great.  Thanks!Continue

SLEEVES

Started by V lawhead in Barista Exchanges & Travel. Last reply by Danny Heiss Nov 20. 3 Replies

Why should coffee sleeves cause us so many issues?!We have decided to use a logo self-inking stamp on our sleeves....actually looks pretty good, EXCEPT, we need some sleeves that are smooth on the outside to receive the stamp/ink!Would love the corrugated (inside) variety.....anyone have a brand they love?Of course I saw the perfect variety in a small cafe in Alaska recently....the owner wasn't around to ask! If you know a brand that would hold the ink stamp well, let me know! Continue

Tags: cup, sleeves

Synesso Cyncra 3 Group For Sale

Started by Jeff Todd in Classifieds. Last reply by Jeff Todd Nov 13. 7 Replies

Hello all,Synesso Cyncra 3 GroupSecond Generation. Factory installed shot timers. Wired controller.Built new for our shop in 2012. Owner operated and well maintained. We are closing the retail side of our operation. This machine is in excellent condition and will make a fine centerpiece of any cafe. Priced for a quick sale at $10,800.00.Located just north of Seattle, WA.Thanks,Jeff Continue

Tags: Group, 3, Cyncra, Synesso

La Marzocco GB5 3 gp for sale!!

Started by Andy Wiebe in Equipment & Tech Nov 13. 0 Replies

I have a four year old GB5 AV 3 group machine for sale.  I will replace all the flow meters and do a general maintenance of the machine before sale.  In good condition.  Detergent back flush cycle is run every day.  I just had to replace the CPU so there shouldn't be any foreseeable issues in the near future as long as it's properly maintained.  Asking $9000 or best offer.The reason I'm selling is because a 3 group is major overkill for our operation.  Looking to buy something smaller that…Continue

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The illy coffeehouse sucks....

In my trip to Taiwan..In the airport named Taoyuan... i saw an Illy Espressamente coffeehouse...I ordered a cappucino... and noticed that they filled the doser...with too much coffee...Everytime time they make a shot... its stale since its pre-grinded into the doser and they just dose it into the pf everytime... No fresh coffee....The milk wasnt poured well... it was kinda bubbly and too cold....Have you guys ever experienced it at illy?See More
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Johnny TheAppleSeed replied to Dawn E Donson's discussion Tea Espresso
"Of why should they adulterate espresso.... Using an espresso machine for that is a desperate try to overthrow the hype of coffee... I'm always pure zen with coffee... never use an espresso machine for that... it's just not tested..."
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 SHOW ROOM MODEL SALE - Classe 9 Xcelsius 3 GroupHere is your chance to own the internationally recognized Rancilio Classe 9 Xcelsius Espresso Machine for only $14,000! Financing is available.Installation, Water Treatment and 12 Month Manufacturer warranty  includedThe Classe 9 Xcelsius by Rancilio advances from the primary Classe 9 espresso machine by providing independent and comprehensive group temperature control. The Classe 9 Xcelsius currently showcases as our number one ( # 1 ) selling…See More
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