3 Tips For New Home Coffee Roasters


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3 Tips For New Home Coffee Roasters
Roasting fresh green coffee beans at home can be a fun and rewarding experience. You will be amazed at how great it will taste compared to store bought coffee. As a home roaster begins to gain experience, it is natural to want to improve their skill. My video includes 3 tips for new home coffee roasters that will lay a foundation for understanding what is happening to the beans while you roast your beans and how you can improve the flavor or your home roasted coffee.
We look at 3 phases of coffee roasting and how each one is influenced by heat and time (more importantly, the length of time within each of the phases). I would love to hear your thoughts about my perspective of home coffee roasting.

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0:00 Tips for a successful roast
0:40 The 3 Phases of Roasting (Dry, Browning, Development)
1:14 Dry Phase
3:31 Middle Phase
7:39 Development Phase
9:52 Going Dark
10:32 Conclusion

Special Thanks to Sweet Marias Coffee for the use of their Color Chart displaying the changes to coffee beans as they progress through the roast. I am a customer of Sweet Marias and would highly recommend checking them out.

Links to the various coffee supplies I use:
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3 LB Nicaragua fresh green coffee beans (Amazon’s Choice) – https://amzn.to/3odS4dL
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Scale
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I roast coffee on my Mill City 500 gram commercial coffee roaster every week. I also use a Behmor and a hot air popcorn popper to roast some great coffee. Join me as we roast, brew and cup coffee every week at home.

Do you roast coffee at home? Do you craft single serve coffee and if so, what brewing method do you like? Please share your comments and be sure to like this video!

About Me:
I am a coffee enthusiast who roasts coffee from home on my sample size commercial drum coffee roaster. Coffee has been in my life for over 40 years, whether I was selling it or roasting it, I want to share my passion with you.

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Music:
Rubber Necking – Topher Mohr and Alex Elena

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