2018


The new Gaggia classic 2018/19.
As you’ll know if you read my original Gaggia classic review, I’m really fond of the original Gaggia Classic – as many people are. Released in 1991, the Gaggia Classic was an incredibly popular home Espresso machine and remained largely unchanged (why fix what isn’t broken?) until 2009 when Phillips took over Gaggia & things began to change.  The original […]

Gaggia Classic 2018 2019 Review. Do They Make Them ...



Fathers day mugs 1
Father’s day 2018 is Today, Sunday the 17th of June. I wrote this post a few weeks ago, and I’m now updating it on Father’s day, 17th June 2018. I nearly forgot Father’s Day! Well, I remembered, I bought the gift, but then I forgot to send it until Friday. No problem, I went to the post office – I […]

The Perfect Coffee Gifts For Father’s Day 2018



Rocket R58 Espresso Machine.
Until a couple of years ago, I only brewed coffee at home with manual brewers, and I chose to enjoy Espresso only at coffee shops. I didn’t think it was reasonable to expect to be able to make great espresso as a novice home Barista using inexpensive Espresso machines – and I just couldn’t justify the investment in a prosumer […]

Espresso Machines Reviews 2018