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Coffee Beans

Coffee Roast 101: Which One Is Best for Your Taste?

When it comes to coffee roast, if you're not really sure about the difference in flavor between light, dark, and medium roast coffee beans, here's a handy guide to help you decide which one is best...
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Store green coffee in freezer to kill ants?

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by bloodboy 8 days ago

The missus was given about 6 gallons of raw green coffee beans in a big plastic bag for free. She put them on the floor in a corner somewhere in the kitchen. She has no experience with roasting cof...

Linea Caffe coffee bean discount and virtual tip jar for staff

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 months ago

An offer from my favorite coffee roaster in the City, Linea Caffe https://www.chowhound.com/post/linea-caffe-san-francisco-915009 : "Living in the time of COVID -19 Update:/ Dear Linea friends, ...

Peet's Coffee: Free shipping until April 14

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 months ago

"REE GROUND SHIPPING ON ALL ORDERS, NO PROMO CODE NEEDED UNTIL APRIL 14, 2020 With the ever-changing coronavirus (COVID-19) affecting the way we work and play, we know that many are sticking clo...

Voyager Craft Coffee | Santa Clara

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 5 months ago

Usually my reports about coffeehouses lead with a photo of the coffee product. But for Voyager Craft Coffee, the staff add such an extra special dimension to the experience. So welcoming and joyful...

Swiss Government Gets Roasted Over Coffee Stockpile Changes

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 7 months ago

" . . . If you as a Swiss company are importing coffee, you have to - there is some sort of fee that has to be paid. And with the fee, the companies themselves are paid for stockpiling. And the qua...

Nespresso Capsule Alternatives?

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by Steph_Kirby 11 months ago

Hi, I am looking for alternatives to the Nespresso capsules to use in my Nespresso mini machine. So far, I only know of Lavazza. Are there others available in Canada? I find the Nespresso pods...

Coffee in Paris/Whole bean

Cocinero Cubano
by Cocinero Cubano 12 months ago

All - My family and I are heading to Paris and I'd like to get suggestions of solid coffee houses to visit. We're staying in the 1st arrondissement but I'm willing to walk a bit and metro if th...

Ballast Coffee | West Portal - San Francisco

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

In need of a place to meet in the neighborhood, a couple friends and I picked Ballast Coffee to try. It's a modern cafe with some outdoor seating. Ballast roasts its own beans and has a special bea...

Camellia Coffee Roasters | Sacramento - WAL Public Market

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

In January I had a chance to sit down at the newish cafe in WAL Public market by Camellia Coffee Roasters. The flat white-ish style cappuccino from this new roaster and cafe was terrific. Dense and...

Trung Nguyen Coffees

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by Fritz 1 year ago

has anyone a source store for whole bean Trung Nguyen Coffee in Manhattan?

Viennese Coffee in Toronto

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by ilinda 1 year ago

I used to really love the Viennese coffee at The Future Bakery in Toronto at Bloor and Brunswick (now apparently Future Bistro!!). Then they stopped offering it. I have never been able to find a re...

Theory Collaborative| Redding

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

The third local coffee roaster I tried in Redding in August is Theory Collaborative. As one local friend quipped, it's kind of a stealth coffee company, not offering any clue in the name of the bu...

Webinar: Coffee, A Chemical & Physical Perspective, 11/15

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

"Join the Atlantic’s 'Specialty Coffee’s Resident Scientist' Christopher Hendon of the University of Oregon in this free interactive broadcast as he uses chemistry and physics, to discuss how to is...

Spearhead Coffee | Paso Robles

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

A year ago we made a planned pitstop at Spearhead Coffee in Paso Robles. Indeed it does have nice rest rooms. And a pleasant environment for enjoying the morning brew.

Coco Donuts & Coffee | Boise - NE Portland

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

After lunch at XLB https://www.chowhound.com/post/xlb-boise-ne-portland-1076545 , I considered heading downtown where the new headquarters of Blue Star would be giving away free donuts. Naw, that w...

Compass Coffee Roasting | Eliot - NE Portland

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Monday, our final day in Portland, was my chance to sleep in after four days of indulgence. https://www.chowhound.com/post/kargi-gogo-opens-wednesday-july-18-1074199?commentId=10138532 But I did wa...

Nossa Familia Coffee @ Portland Farmers Market at PSU

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Last stop at the Saturday morning Portland Farmers Market https://www.chowhound.com/post/sisters-nixtamal-tortillas-portland-farmers-market-psu-1076081 was the Nossa Familia Coffee stand. I had me...

where to buy green coffee beans in LA?

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by naomi 14 years ago

i just recently moved to la from sf and am missing the convenience of having sweet maria's right across the bay. i purchased some green beans from groundwork on rose ave in venice, but was disappoi...

Coffee bean sellers

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by tinpanalley 2 years ago

I'm trying to find coffee bean and accessory sellers in the Silver Spring, Maryland or DC areas that sell sealed bag brands of imported coffees like Miscela d'Oro. I'm specifically looking for that...

Vietnamese whole bean Manhattan

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by Fritz 2 years ago

has anyone a source for Vietnamese whole bean, preferably Trung Nguyen in Manhattan?