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by intjester, 3 minutes ago in Grinders
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Weber Magic Tumbler fit Craig Lynn HG-1 Prime?

Anyone try this yet? It seems like it should work but it's an expensive item if it doesn't
by bonjing, 27 minutes ago in Coffees
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Saka Caffè in the States

by Jeff, 29 minutes ago in Coffees
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Saka Caffè in the States

"Start with one exceedingly rare, exceedingly desirable, fully restored, classic lever machine..."
by bonjing, 31 minutes ago in Coffees
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Saka Caffè in the States

Recipe, please!
by GDM528, 33 minutes ago in Coffee Roasting
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How to fast-track espresso roast tasting?

Good suggestion about grinding to accelerate degassing - totally missed that one - thanks! Re: cupping, is there a preferred grind level when tasting for espresso? Re: bean chewing, that's seems like an experience-driven skill, so I should start practicing that habit with all my roasts
by cafeIKE, 35 minutes ago in Grinders
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Niche Zero grinder setting change

Do you clean the grinder? Do you reset the marker when you zero? {image}
by Greg_R, 41 minutes ago in Buying Advice
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2 cups per day.

This is great advice. At this budget level, I would think about how you want to experience the process of making a drink. Do you want touchscreens or mechanical controls? Levers or knob controls? Do you want to steam milk and if so, how quickly? Will you want to make a lot of adjustments, or
by cafeIKE, 42 minutes ago in Coffees
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Comfort Food Espresso: Cimarron Roasters Courthouse Blend

The missus loved it in her latte's. I had Americano every afternoon. No cream, but I expect it would be delish. [I only put cream in black goop other people claim is coffee ] Since I quit roasting about 15 years back, I almost always buy five pounds which often includes free shipping. A bit of
by kris772, 44 minutes ago in Tips and Techniques
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Dosing: 14g, 18g, 19g, 20g, 21g, 22g? What do you use, and why (taste)

And thanks for that Ian. Gonna play with the triple basket tomorrow. been a while
by kris772, 49 minutes ago in Tips and Techniques
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Out of nowhere, shots pull way too fast...

Many thanks for that! edit: what do you store 2-3 day portions in? a single layer ziplock wouldn't be safe, would it? Or maybe a small plastic freezer dish and not worry about the air?