In recent years, home coffee bean roasters have become much more common in peoples’ homes, for the simple fact that more and more coffee drinkers are now learning to take control of the coffee making process, and save money doing it.
Roasting coffee beans is not for everyone, because it is an extra step, but for the true coffee fan, it makes a lot of sense. Just like vinyl is for people who love the ritual of music, coffee bean roasters are a way to better experience coffee.
A home coffee bean roaster provides a way to make this early stage in the coffee making process easy and fun, where it was once reserved for coffee roasteries, who roasted coffee in bulk.
With one of these handy devices, you can now know more than your average barista, because you will be roasting, and achieving flavor profiles for coffee and espresso yourself.
At any rate, each of the articles in this section is devoted to coffee roasting, whether it’s how to do it, or reviews of various roasters you can learn to use yourself.
We also talk to roasteries across the country, and get to know some of the people who love coffee as much as we do.
Many people don’t realize that roasting your own coffee beans at home is now a viable option, with a number of great home coffee bean roasters stepping forward in 2016 as affordable, stylish, and easy to use… (Read More)