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Gourmet Roasted Coffee Beans

Posted by Java Girl on 01 May 2009 | Filed under: Coffee

The key to getting a good cup from gourmet roasted coffee beans is to ensure that the skin of the coffee bean is unbroken. When the skin is broken, your end result is unknown and all bets are off. Oils underneath the skin and inside the bean will deteriorate unless frozen, in which case the [...]

Specialty Colorado Coffee – Freshness Tips

Posted by Java Girl on 28 Apr 2009 | Filed under: Coffee

In a perfect world, if you wanted the best possible specialty Colorado coffee, your day would start around 4:00 AM. You would start the day by grabbing a handful or two of unroasted coffee beans, depending on the amount of coffee you planned on brewing. You’d then pop the beans into the coffee bean roaster [...]