Those of you who uses Nespresso machine, where do you get your coffee capsules?

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I never drink their nespresso capsules but their espresso in their outlets are all darkroast in singapore, and done in a way to make it even more bitter.

I believe their's are also with a lot of Robusta. Robusta produces nice crema and has a very thick body. Bad thing is 90% of the robusta out there taste very nasty. There are good ones that taste almost like Arabica and maintain the same trait with thick body though.
wow you're the connoisseur! peifu peifu! i only go by the taste, maybe u can try the starbucks capsules sometime and see whether u like or not? šŸ˜¬ expert advice always appreciated.
 

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My 1kg of good dark roast can pull max 140 espressos.
1 espresso is about 7g of coffee. Nespresso only use 5.5g.

My amdk staffs and neighbours all like to come into my pantry and take all my coffee
1KG $26, so about 20 cents a shot.

My staff all don't wfh, come back office yolo one. :(
I default 19 gram in 38gram out lol. Tat is my 1 shot
 

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I never drink their nespresso capsules but their espresso in their outlets are all darkroast in singapore, and done in a way to make it even more bitter.

I believe their coffee are also with a lot of Robusta. Robusta produces nice crema and has a very thick body. Bad thing is 90% of the robusta out there taste very nasty. There are good ones that taste almost like Arabica and maintain the same trait with thick body though, those are the best of both world. I see Starbucks sell pure arabica beans before, i bought some to try, tbh they were like 1/10. :(
Can check with u for bezzera, is the entry lvl machine gd enuff?
 

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Actually where can try real coffee made from those atas machines ah? Wan try try first before commit leh
 

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Actually where can try real coffee made from those atas machines ah? Wan try try first before commit leh
its mainly the beans + brewing knowledge i think.
which area do you live?
 

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West side but dun mind going anywherw just to try first.
west side, there is tiong hoe(queenstown), suzuki coffee(boon lay)
central area, theres so many to pick. I usually go Nylon coffee or Apartment coffee
east side, is my where my usual hunt ground is
 

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west side, there is tiong hoe(queenstown), suzuki coffee(boon lay)
central area, theres so many to pick. I usually go Nylon coffee or Apartment coffee
east side, is my where my usual hunt ground is
Gt any in orchard area boh?
 

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Gt any in orchard area boh?
Glyph @ 111 somerset
The Community Coffee @ FE plaza
Alchemist Design Orchard (opposite heeren)

these are cafes I will go to, sit down for a coffee
 

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Buy coffee bean and grind then ownself pull a shot is cheaper.

I 1 kg beans -48 make about 50-65cups of coffee
You have to use up the coffee fast. Singapore so hot and humid, less then a week the unused coffee lao hong liao...
Nespresso capsule are air tight sealed.
 

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You have to use up the coffee fast. Singapore so hot and humid, less then a week the unused coffee lao hong liao...
Nespresso capsule are air tight sealed.
Vacuum container, standard practice.

1) 1kg beans come put 50% in freezer.
2) store all in vacuum container
 

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yes i find starbucks capsules pretty good, actually better than nespresso ones. my fav one is the pike place capsules.
wow i thought i was the only one..

starbucks one taste more like coffee
 

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anyone likes yong seng coffee? i am drinking their drip coffee, i love it .....
 
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