Tag: coffee roasting

When Does Coffee Reach Peak Freshness?

The coffee you buy at the store isn’t fresh. Usually, the coffee sitting on the shelves at the grocery store is months or even years old. You might be used to drinking this coffee. Most people are. Coffee beans that are too old have gone stale, and when you brew coffee with those beans, you’re ...

Why I Started Roasting My Own Coffee

I am obsessed with coffee. I love the variety of beans, brews, and roasts. And of course, I love the taste.  I’ve been drinking coffee since I was in middle school. I loved it from the first time I tried it. And of course, I always drank it black.  From my humble beginnings as a ...