Category: Roast Basics

Basic roasting walk-throughs, tip sheets and comparisons. Basic info doesn’t mean beginner level at all. Advanced roasters can learn a lot from this information.

Roasted Coffee Color Card Envelope

Sweet Maria’s Roasted Coffee Color Card

We created this card as an inexpensive tool to help determine the degree of roast. Trying to match up the terms we use for roasted

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End result -popper with thermometer added

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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First crack coffee roasting

Coffee Class- First Crack, Second Crack and Bean Changes in the Roast

Our classroom has been closed a year, so I thought I would make a video presentation about coffee roasting bean changes through first crack and

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a guide to pre-heating your behmor coffee roaster

Pre-Heating the Behmor Coffee Roaster: What to Know About Warming Up Your Machine

Our guide to pre-heating vs. not pre-heating the Behmor coffee roaster and what to expect. A topic that comes up a lot with BehmorA popular

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Behmor Panel Installation Video

A Step-by-Step Installation Guide to the Behmor Upgrade Kits

Installing the Behmor Upgrade Kits is easier than you think and enhances many roasting features. Jump to the video tutorial BehmorA popular electric drum roaster

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the behmor 1600 plus and 2000 ab plus side by side

Roasting Coffee Light in the Behmor Coffee Roaster

Our recommendation for roasting coffee light in the Behmor coffee roaster is easy to follow and with great results (jump to our light roast instructions

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