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    We Asked Our Office Coffee Snob To Be In A Video And Things Didn't Go Well For Him

    "So this is a source of potential embarrassment."

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    We invited four coffee enthusiasts to try a blind taste test of one coffee brewed by different methods.

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    First, let's meet our panel:

    Lizz is an artist who drinks a lot of coffee.

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    "I'm not an expert, but I do taste a lot."

    Jeff is a coffee expert. He is the chief coffee guy at Groundwork Coffee in Hollywood.

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    "I guess [I'm] the resident expert."

    Laura has worked at a couple of different coffee shops.

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    "So you could say I have a professional relationship with coffee."

    And finally, there's David — BuzzFeed's own resident coffee snob.

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    "I talk a lot of coffee game, and I'm here to see what I actually know."

    So, let's get to the blind tasting! First up is the Chemex, developed by a chemist during World War II.

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    Lizz was not a fan, and it seems Jeff agrees.

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    David found it a little more favorable.

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    The Clever Dripper is a full-immersion dripper.

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    Lizz felt the coffee brewed in the Clever Dripper was boring, and Jeff said it had "softer edges."

    David's response is also rather clever.

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    OK, even your grandmother has heard of Mr. Coffee.

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    Surely this one won't get very far...

    Take it from the expert:

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    And what does coffee snob David make of this brew?

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    Wait, what?

    He's not done yet!

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    Oh, boy...

    Meet the Hario V60 from Japan.

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    David is not impressed.

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    But Laura has a different opinion...

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    Lizz and Jeff agree with Laura, btw.

    But David will NOT be challenged!!!

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    The AeroPress was made by the guy who invented the Aerobie flying ring.

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    WTF?

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    So which did our experts choose as their favorites?

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    I guess Jeff likes "the shadow of coffee."

    And David's favorite?

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    Good ol' Mr. Coffee!

    Our "coffee connoisseur" was more than a little surprised at the big reveal.

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    "No. No. No!"

    Womp, womp.

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