[Homeroast] Sour coffee taste

Danny Gutierrez dannygoot at gmail.com
Sat Mar 26 10:55:57 CDT 2011


Ha, sorry, just read that you already canceled that one out...

On Sat, Mar 26, 2011 at 8:52 AM, Danny Gutierrez <dannygoot at gmail.com>wrote:

> Also, it could be under extraction with brewing. Try different brewing
> methods and longer or finer grinds.
>
>
>
> On Sat, Mar 26, 2011 at 8:25 AM, Michael Mccandless <
> mcsparky6670 at gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> Might consider running a little rice through the grinder,
>> Could be some tailings from previous roasts creeping in.
>>
>> McSparky
>>
>>
>> On Sat, Mar 26, 2011 at 4:27 AM, Scot Larson <scot_larson at hotmail.com
>> >wrote:
>>
>> >
>> > Hi all,
>> >
>> > I'd like to ask for some help/advice regarding a recent roast.  I picked
>> up
>> > some green Mexican Chiapas from a local roaster and used it to christen
>> my
>> > Quest (after a few batches of Tom's Thumbs Down.)  I took the beans to
>> FC -
>> > 8 min to 1st, 11 to finish.  The flavor is OK, but there is a sour taste
>> on
>> > the finish.  Not the standard acidic bite on the front of the tongue,
>> but
>> > rather in the back.  Is this simply a question of bean quality or can
>> this
>> > sourness be caused by something in the roasting technique.  I brewed
>> with
>> > both French press and manual drip with the same results so I don't
>> believe
>> > the brewing method is the culprit.  Any ideas?
>> >
>> > Scot
>> >
>> > p.s.  Great listserv.  This group has really helped me improve my
>> roasting.
>> >
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