iginfect wrote:The web sites of the roasters don't generally state when beans are roasted and will be shipped . . .
Actually, Marvin, I've found that -- in my experience -- a majority of the roasters (and certainly the ones I buy from) do
state when the beans are roasted and when
they ship, AND they have a "Roasted On __________" date indicated on the bag/package.
Anyway, YMMV (and apparently does) . . .