30 Apr '14, 12am

Enter The Dragon: Todd Carmichael's New Coffee Brewer Is Outrageous (& Just Might Work) @lacolombecoffe…

After some in-depth mental visualizations–and “sketching it out twice on a chalkboard”–Carmichael met with glassblower Christopher Bock , a talented scientific and artistic glass craftsman based in Vineland, New Jersey, and commissioned three of the wild-looking devices. Carmichael found Bock after watching this beautiful video of Bock making a double-walled glass mug . The device itself is a riff on the centuries-old vacuum coffee maker tradition, albeit with a decidedly 21st century perspective and a far-out look. Carmichael told his judges at Brewers Cup–and the watching world–that “The Dragon” had already been nicknamed “Todd’s series of bongs” by other, unnamed members of the La Colombe team.

Full article: http://sprudge.com/enter-the-dragon-todd-carmichaels-new-...

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