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Nespresso Club

Discussion in 'Social Life, Food & Drink, Travel' started by johnapril, Dec 5, 2010.

  1. A Y

    A Y Distinguished Member

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    If you're going to be in the city, then be sure to check out all the boutique coffee shops. They will certainly have good cups in stock.

    BTW, this looks like a nice gadget for recycling Nespresso capsules:

    http://www.outpresso-usa.com/

    edit: a Google map of recommended espresso shops: http://www.espressomap.com

    --Andre
     


  2. Rambo

    Rambo Stylish Dinosaur

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    I just throw the caps into the recycling. Fuck the grounds. I wish Nestle would institute the damn recycling program here already.
     


  3. A Y

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    But if you live in a city like Matt's, then the green gestapo may come after you for not composting the grounds, too.

    --Andre
     


  4. Rambo

    Rambo Stylish Dinosaur

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    I live in Florida. I'm lucky my building even has recycling at all.
     


  5. audiophilia

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    [​IMG]
     


  6. audiophilia

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    If you're going to be in the city, then be sure to check out all the boutique coffee shops. They will certainly have good cups in stock.

    BTW, this looks like a nice gadget for recycling Nespresso capsules:

    http://www.outpresso-usa.com/

    edit: a Google map of recommended espresso shops: http://www.espressomap.com

    --Andre


    thx bud
     


  7. Ambulance Chaser

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    I just throw the caps into the recycling. Fuck the grounds. I wish Nestle would institute the damn recycling program here already.
    Same, except substitute "garbage" for "recycling."
     


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    Well, looks like we're joining the cult. I love my Rancilio, but my wife (who gets up before me) does not. Sooo...we got the Citiz, and I think it's great. At my best, I can definitely make better coffee than this, but I am seldom at my best at seven in the morning. The Nespresso makes very good coffee, IMO...don't know if the hate here is really cause of the taste or all the other BS that surrounds the brand (which is admittedly annoying).

    Anyway, now that I'm in THE CLUB, I'm going to ramp up the toolishness and ask what capsules you guys like and why?
     


  9. Ambulance Chaser

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    I like dark roasts, and Ristretto is my favorite. I also like Arpeggio and Indriya.
     


  10. TC (Houston)

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    I like dark roasts, and Ristretto is my favorite. I also like Arpeggio and Indriya.

    +1, also the Roma.

    TheIdler, I'd recommend you order the welcome package. It gives you a little of everything to try.
     


  11. Rambo

    Rambo Stylish Dinosaur

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    I like dark roasts, and Ristretto is my favorite. I also like Arpeggio and Indriya.
    +1. My favorites in order.
     


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    Ristretto
    Arpeggio
    Decaf Lungo
     


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    Mostly purple, gold and green for me.
     


  14. itsstillmatt

    itsstillmatt The Liberator Dubiously Honored

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    Arpeggio and Roma here. Ristretto is good too.

    Does anyone here actually own and use the Outpresso device?
     


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