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A Neapolitan Experience

Background
I was fascinated with this coffee maker for a number of years before I convinced my wife to buy me one for Christmas. It was a used one off of eBay, and at the time I couldn't have been more excited. I had assumed a couple of things that turned out to be incorrect. First, that these were no longer manufactured and second, you would need a REALLY strong coffee to enjoy an authentic experience.
Regarding the flip coffeepot (called a caffettiera in Italian), I was happy to learn that they are still manufactured, and there are even different types (aluminium, stainless steel and induction) available. We offer these at Coffee In Italia, and encourage you to take a look and see if you might be interested. If you aren't sure how to use one, this fantastic video will show you the way:

I also had the preconceived notion that anything popular in Naples would be rough around the edges. To be more specific, when you read about travelling to Naples, you run across descriptions …