I am a coffee snob. That means I head for independent cafés when I’m scouting out a morning cup of the good stuff. When I walked into Lyons Coffee Roasters in Florence, Alabama, my nose told me I was in the right place.... Read More | Share it now!Pin It
Roasting the Coffee[caption id="attachment_1540" align="alignnone" width="538"] Coffee Roasting[/caption]
You can try different ways of roasting coffee beans for experimentation purposes. It’s a fun and interesting way to find out which coffee bean variety has the best flavor once it’s roasted, and which roasting method brings out the best flavor for your unique palette. While roasting levels can be highly customized, there are a few basic phases of the roasting process.... Read More | Share it now!Pin It
Tips on How to Choose Coffee Beans[caption id="attachment_1410" align="alignnone" width="517"] How to Choose Coffee Beans[/caption]
For many coffee aficionados, home-roasting is the only way to go. Forget pre-roasted beans! Let’s talk about how to select the best beans for coffee lovers who have learned to roast at home.... Read More | Share it now!Pin It
Among all non-water beverages consumed in the world, coffee is second from the top of the list (behind tea.) And coffee lovers know that there is no fresher coffee than the one made with beans you have roasted yourself at home. You can roast green coffee beans in primarily two different ways, depending upon which method you prefer. First there is the old-school method involving a skillet, but this method purportedly doesn’t produce the best flavor or even roast. The other option is the modern method of using a small professional-grade roaster. The details of the roast can be set by you, according to your pre-determined preferences. Focus on the roasting process, especially the finish, because ending the roasting process properly makes an enormous difference in the final result. With some practice and the right equipment, you will be able to impress your friends with a smooth, rich, delicious cup of coffee. In our blog today, we will introduce some basic steps and appliances for DIY coffee roasting at home.... Read More | Share it now!Pin It
What are the differences between the various coffee bean roasts?
In this post, I would like to introduce some helpful information regarding coffee beans and the difference between particular roasts. If you would like to read more coffee-related topics, please refer to our main page here.... Read More | Share it now!Pin It