The Alessi La Cupola Stove-Top Espresso Maker Every Morning

The Alessi La Cupola Stove-Top Espresso Maker Every Morning

This is more amazing history of Alessi La Cupola stove-top espresso maker that builds on my last post about the Alessi Pulcina Stove-Top Espresso Maker. I provided a brief history of Alessi from their site.  Additionally: Alessi was founded in 1921 as a “Workshop for the processing of brass and nickel silver sheet metal, with foundry”, Alessi…

Trieste, Italy (la Città del Caffè) – Arrival and Lodging

Trieste, Italy (la Città del Caffè) – Arrival and Lodging

Thanks to the 2018 Trieste Espresso Expo, I now know a few things about the beautiful city of Trieste, Italy (la città del caffè). Let me break it down for you fellas… Arrival In The City Of Coffee The airport in Trieste is TINY.  Like one small terminal, about 6 check-in counters and one place to grab a…

Could A Famous Stove-Top Espresso Maker Go Out Of Business?

Could A Famous Stove-Top Espresso Maker Go Out Of Business?

While it certainly is POSSIBLE that the famous stove-top espresso maker Bialetti could go out of business ANY company could go out of business? The Famous Stove-Top Espresso Maker – The Moka Yes, this blog title is a bit of click-bait, and let me tell you why. I recently read an article on Grub Street and…

Bialetti Stove-Top Espresso Makers Are Amazing!

Bialetti Stove-Top Espresso Makers Are Amazing!

It’s not an overstatement to say that the Bialetti Stove-top espresso makers are amazing and an iconic piece of Italian coffee culture. Some History Of The Best Stove-Top Espresso Maker This stove-top espresso maker, previously sold by us at Coffee In Italia, was invented by Alfonso Bialetti in 1933 and is considered so iconic that it is displayed…