[Homeroast] Hammacher Schlemmer
fparth at mac.com
Sun Oct 31 12:38:39 CDT 2010
Hammacher Schlemmer, just as it says in the subject line.
> Who is HS please?
> On Oct 31, 2010, at 10:42 AM, John M. Howison wrote:
>> We coffee geeks have got a problem. I cling to the faith that the
>> likes of Tom and Mike and the "poster" boys and girls reading this
>> post have the finest noses -- the finest, best-trained tasting organs
>> -- available. I recall no argument on this list that our Fahrenheit
>> 195/205 brewing temperature range is debatable.
>> Whoa. Along comes a brewer-merchant with a reputation for responsible
>> testing procedures offering a "the best single serving coffee maker"
>> that allows a brewing range topping at 192 degrees and bottoming at
>> 187 ! !!
>> Does HS's mass market consist of coffee drinkers whose tasting organs
>> have been perverted by habit -- leaving to us thoughtful geeks the
>> awareness that hotter is better? Or perhaps HS's coffee-maker
>> Maintains repeat Maintains 187/192 throughout a three-or-four-minute
>> brewing cycle while my French Press or Clever filter only Start repeat
>> Start at 195/295. Perhaps . . .
>> What's the real deal?
>> Contra muros, mater rubicolla
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