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by jlehet, September 20th, 2020, 1:30 pm in Coffee Roasting
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Panama Elida Natural Catuai - Klatch

I had some more of my first roast of this this morning. After over two week's rest it seems to have more fruit than the first brews of it. Big raspberry here. I roasted this back when I was charging cooler on the Hottop. I think the next roast will be better with my current refinements (much hotter charge temp).
by cyclistroaster, September 20th, 2020, 1:24 pm in Coffee Roasting
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Troubleshooting Hottop with TC4 +HTC fan control

Was already running the latest firmware :/
by Vince_in_Montreal, September 20th, 2020, 1:19 pm in Coffee Roasting
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Roasting with Kaldi New Wide (Orange)

@oldmatrfromOZ I remember you from that other thread now lol. Back in March when you wrote me that reply I had had my roaster a couple weeks and maybe didn't really understand what you were trying to say. It's far clearer to me now. (See I can be dense lol) I do have the heat deflector in place, if it's...
by Don Task, September 20th, 2020, 1:17 pm in Tips and Techniques
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How to tell the difference between brightness in coffee and a under-extracted "sour" espresso

Taste notes? Hmmmm. reminds me of my wife. She's a long time wine drinking connoisseur. She'll swirl, sniff and taste a glass of wine and follow up as to whether its enjoyable or not, identifying notes of chocolate, butter, peach etc.. I've tried... it all just tastes like wine to me and I certainly don't love it the way she...