Light roasted coffee beans in grinder

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Acavia
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#1: Post by Acavia »

I mostly brew Sey coffee, having a subscription. Almost every time I grind beans I hear signs that a bean or two is stuck on the burrs for a second or two, and often the next day I can hear a piece of bean is still stuck. This happen almost every grind of Sey coffee, but other roaster's coffee does not.

What is it about light roasted coffee that does that?

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Jeff
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#2: Post by Jeff »

The beans are harder than darker roasts. Within reason, the darker the roast, the more the cell structure breaks down, even long before you get to charcoal.