The “La Cupola” By Alessi Will Brighten Every Morning

The “La Cupola” By Alessi Will Brighten Every Morning

This is more amazing history of Alessi stove-top espresso makers. My last post provided a brief history of Alessi that I culled 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 has always stood out for the high quality of its products. In…

The Beautiful Alessi Pulcina Stove-Top Espresso Maker

The Beautiful Alessi Pulcina Stove-Top Espresso Maker

A Quick History of Alessi Coffee Makers Before I get going on this post about Alessi and one of their products, I think it’s important to be transparent that much of the information I’m sharing is from their website. I’m posting it here only because I found their site to be a bit busy and cluttered, despite…

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 lovely city of coffee, Trieste, Italy.  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 bite to eat. …