Category: Articles

Articles are our name for medium-to-long read format, meant to be informative and have information that is not short-term in relevance. These feature a range of topics across our content categories.

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Adding a Thermometer to a Coffee Roaster or Air Popper

A digital thermometer with a thermocouple probe is the best way to add temperature measurement to your coffee roaster. Here’s how! Realizing that our old

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Roast Cupping Test First Crack

First Crack FAQ: What is First Crack? What is Second Crack?

If you’re struggling to identify the sound of first crack and second crack when roasting coffee, read on… I remember many years ago writing a

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Thinking about bags

Thinking About Bags

The search for better coffee storage. For years I have thought that if Sweet Maria’s ever stopped selling coffee, we should go into the bag

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