[Homeroast] Stale? You bet it matters!

Joseph Robertson theotherjo at gmail.com
Thu Aug 25 15:42:07 CDT 2011


Tom,
Thank you for the valve bag long sit taste note. I have not read or
found article's / studies on ageing / cup taste testing longer term gold
valve foil storage.
Joe

On Thu, Aug 25, 2011 at 11:04 AM, Tom & Maria - Sweet Maria's Coffee <
sweetmarias at sweetmarias.com> wrote:

> I think how they are stored makes a big difference. All you who follow our
> FB page saw the saga of the 2 year old EL Salvador Matalapa Peaberry that
> the post office "misplaced" - ie they never even attempted delivery. They
> just tucked it in a corner somewhere. Anyway, it was stale, but I was really
> suprised how many good qualities it still had in aroma and flavor. It was
> weird. But in a hopper I think the oxidation would be huge, and add to that
> humididty changes etc... The matalapa was in a gold foil valve bag and
> probably just sat in one place, mild temperature, etc...
> By the way: http://www.facebook.com/pages/**Sweet-Marias/23041749506<http://www.facebook.com/pages/Sweet-Marias/23041749506>
>
> Tom
>
>
>  I had a small 150 gram batch of Rwanda Dukunde Kawa Musasa that I was
>> enjoying prior to a 2 week vacation.  Couldn't bear to toss what was left
>> before leaving, so I left it in the grinder.  Came back and brewed a cup
>> upon my return to finish it off.  Aarghh!  Beans were perhaps 23 days
>> post-roast.  Tasted like Folgers.  Amazing, unintended experiment in
>> deterioration.
>>
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