[Homeroast] Coffee storage

Bob Hazen peatmonster at comcast.net
Sun May 15 20:15:22 CDT 2011


Wish I could take credit for the idea, but it wasn't mine.  I'm interested 
in giving it a try.  No oil on >my< beans, however!  :-)

Bob

> Sounds like a great idea Bob. Great roast training tool too. Any oil on 
> the
> beans would prevent the beans from pouring out of the bottle. I got to 
> give
> this a try.
> Joe
>
> On Sun, May 15, 2011 at 2:36 PM, Bob Hazen <peatmonster at comcast.net> 
> wrote:
>
>> Now that's an interesting idea.  I use a Vacu-vin for wine.  I'll have to
>> give it a go on coffee beans.  Seems to me it will remove the oxygen 
>> around
>> the beans and replace it with carbon dioxide from outgassing.  The 
>> stopper
>> would then get loose.  I'm thinking it fits well enough, though, that the
>> trickle of CO2 around the stopper might keep the O2 out.
>>
>> Bob
>>
>>
>> ----- Original Message ----- From: <Tomenid at aol.com>
>> To: <homeroast at lists.sweetmariascoffee.com>
>> Sent: Sunday, May 15, 2011 10:42 AM
>> Subject: [Homeroast] Coffee storage
>>
>>
>>
>>  Has anyone ever tried putting the beans in a white bottle and then using
>>> the stopper plus pump that is used to pump the air out of the bottle? It
>>> works  great to keep wine and I suspect it would work just as well for
>>> beans.
>>> Tom




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