How should you store your Freshly Roasted Coffee Beans?

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This is a question that we get asked a lot at the Roastery!  It's really important to remember that freshly roasted coffee beans are a perishable product, and the quality and taste will naturally deteriorate over time. For optimum enjoyment, it's crucial to keep the coffee as fresh as possible - here are a few tips to help! When thinking about keeping coffee at its freshest, it's vital to consider four factors; Oxygen This is coffee's biggest opponent! Letting air into your coffee will quickly affect it's taste and aroma. Always keep your coffee as airtight as possible. When buying...

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Grinding Specialty Coffee and why is grind size so important?

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You might wonder why we always ask you to specify what brew method you'd like your coffee grinding for so we thought we'd try to explain! Getting the grind right really can make the difference between an okay coffee and an amazing tasting coffee! It can be absolutely vital when it comes to getting the best from your beans.    Let's start off by saying.. We would always recommend grinding your fresh coffee beans immediately before using to get the very best out of them. We do realise though that not everyone has a grinder at home and we are always...

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What are Specialty Coffee Beans and why you should buy them?

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If you're wondering what Specialty coffee actually is - grab a cup of our finest and read this post!
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