[Homeroast] Costa Rica RIP 2009

Brian Kamnetz bkamnetz at gmail.com
Mon Jun 21 19:01:20 CDT 2010


I think I'm understanding something that you mentioned before, but
went over my head... and that is that even though the "dark" beans
look VERY dark, what I am actually seeing is


On Mon, Jun 21, 2010 at 6:23 PM, Tom & Maria - Sweet Maria's Coffee
<sweetmarias at sweetmarias.com> wrote:
> Well, in the '09 RIP coffee from Brumas, it was a mix of processes. All
> coffee was in parchment, but some had a heavier layer of dried fruoit on the
> parchment and some had a washed type parchment with no fruit.
>
>> Tom,
>> I have never quite understood this. When we see this difference after
>> roasting is it because there is a mix of the two processes we buy from
>> you?
>> Some with the parchment layer and some beans the true pulped natural
>> process?
>> Joe
>>
>> On Mon, Jun 21, 2010 at 12:04 PM, Tom & Maria - Sweet Maria's Coffee <
>> sweetmarias at sweetmarias.com> wrote:
>>
>>>  It depends how much of the fruit was left on the outside of the
>>> parchment
>>>  layer - darker roast appearance = more fruit = a true pulped natural
>>>  process. Tan bean = less fruit = more of a true wet process. It's sorta
>>> a
>>>  melange of processes. basically. RIP was fun but I decided to not do it
>>> this
>>>  year... Tom
>>>
>>>  I roasted a pound of Costa Rica R.I.P 2009 this morning. I noticed
>>>>
>>>>  that some beans got dark, and others stayed tan.  I roasted it well
>>>>  past first crack, and some of the beans are VERY dark while many
>>>>  others remained light tan.
>>>>
>>>>  Should I separate the tan beans and roast them further, or separate
>>>>  and throw them away, or just grind and brew them with the dark beans?
>>>>
>>>>  Thanks for any help.
>>>>
>>>>  Brian
>>>>
>>>>  _______________________________________________
>>>>  Homeroast mailing list
>>>>  Homeroast at host.sweetmariascoffee.com
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> http://host.sweetmariascoffee.com/mailman/listinfo/homeroast_lists.sweetmariascoffee.com
>>>>  Homeroast community pictures -upload yours!) :
>>>>  http://www.sweetmariascoffee.com/gallery/main.php?g2_itemId=7820
>>>>
>>>
>>>  --
>>>  -Tom
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>  ____________________________________________________________________________
>>>  "Great coffee comes from little roasters" - Sweet Maria's Home Coffee
>>>  Roasting
>>>              Thompson & Maria - http://www.sweetmarias.com
>>>
>>>
>>>  ____________________________________________________________________________
>>>    Sweet Maria's Coffee - 1115 21st Street, Oakland, CA 94607 - USA
>>>            phone/fax: 888 876 5917 - info_at_sweetmarias.com
>>>
>>>  _______________________________________________
>>>  Homeroast mailing list
>>>  Homeroast at host.sweetmariascoffee.com
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> http://host.sweetmariascoffee.com/mailman/listinfo/homeroast_lists.sweetmariascoffee.com
>>>  Homeroast community pictures -upload yours!) :
>>>  http://www.sweetmariascoffee.com/gallery/main.php?g2_itemId=7820
>>>
>>
>>
>>
>> --
>> Ambassador for Specialty Coffee and palate reform.
>> _______________________________________________
>> Homeroast mailing list
>> Homeroast at host.sweetmariascoffee.com
>>
>> http://host.sweetmariascoffee.com/mailman/listinfo/homeroast_lists.sweetmariascoffee.com
>> Homeroast community pictures -upload yours!) :
>> http://www.sweetmariascoffee.com/gallery/main.php?g2_itemId=7820
>
> --
> -Tom
>
> ____________________________________________________________________________
> "Great coffee comes from little roasters" - Sweet Maria's Home Coffee
> Roasting
>              Thompson & Maria - http://www.sweetmarias.com
> ____________________________________________________________________________
>    Sweet Maria's Coffee - 1115 21st Street, Oakland, CA 94607 - USA
>            phone/fax: 888 876 5917 - info_at_sweetmarias.com
>
> _______________________________________________
> Homeroast mailing list
> Homeroast at host.sweetmariascoffee.com
> http://host.sweetmariascoffee.com/mailman/listinfo/homeroast_lists.sweetmariascoffee.com
> Homeroast community pictures -upload yours!) :
> http://www.sweetmariascoffee.com/gallery/main.php?g2_itemId=7820
>



More information about the Homeroast mailing list