Coffee Archive

Bodum pour-over coffee maker with permanent filter

Bodum pour-over coffee maker with permanent filter / Boing Boing “With the Chemex, even a moron can make good coffee.” Those were the memorable words of inventor and bon vivant Peter Schlumbohm, praising his creation. A Chemex costs $40 on Amazon, but you can buy what appears to be a functionally identical semiknockoff from Bodum for half the price. Unlike the Chemex, which requires a …

R2-D2 French press pot

Thinkgeek’s $40 R2D2 French press coffee-pot starts shipping in early November, in time for Xmas delivery. Holds 32oz, BPA-free, and the carafe is dishwasher safe. Star Wars R2-D2 Coffee Press report this ad The Grid Kit makes a range of DIY toys that you punch out of precut cardboard sheets, glue-gun and assemble; the finished toys have working …

A horn-shaped Viking mug for your coffee

Goat Story’s 16 oz horn mug is designed to bring a little Viking to your morning cup, with a spillproof lid and a cross-body carry-strap that converts to a stand to allow you to balance your horn of plenty on your desk between swigs. It began life as a successful Kickstarter project, and also comes in white/brown strap.  …