Air roasting means heating and moving a coffee batch in a heated air stream. It includes some of the easiest, cheapest and best ways to get into roasting, the ubiquitous air popper appliance made for popcorn. It also includes the Freshroast line of coffee roasters, and our own model called (rather confusingly) Popper* .
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
Sweet Maria’s customer Larry Cotton delivers another amazing DIY coffee roaster. Here’s Larry’s hybrid Sifter/Wobble Disk roaster that roasts 1/2lb + batches. Larry says it
Melitta AromaRoast is a little time capsule … a 1980’s attempt at making home roasting something for the masses. It didn’t work well, didn’t sell
Using a Glass Roasting Chimney with an Air Popper Roaster I have been finding a glass extension on top of a popper to be a
Once in a while Sweet Maria’s customer Larry Cotton inspires us with an email featuring his latest homemade DIY coffee roaster. His latest versions have
I do my best to answer your coffee questions within 5 minutes. It’s not easy! Episode 1 brought in a lot of comments, and new