[Homeroast] cool water

Ryan Fair ryan.w.fair at gmail.com
Thu Nov 6 10:40:45 CST 2014

Is there a microwave to heat up the water?  You'll need something microwave
safe to heat the water up.  Take a small thermometer with you and find the
right heat setting to get the water to the proper temperature.  I would
imagine you'll just need to check the temp a couple times before figuring
out the right amount of time and setting on the microwave and then you'll
be set until there is a new microwave.

Of course if there is no microwave at your office then this obviously is
for not.  Just my quick initial thoughts.


On Thu, Nov 6, 2014 at 10:34 AM, John Nordling <john.nordling at gmail.com>

> I have a brewing problem.
> Our coffee at work is worse than abysmal, so even though it's free, I bring
> my homeroast and keep a Clever Coffee Brewer at my desk.
> The problem (and I think part of the reason the provided coffee is so bad)
> is that the Bunn brewer here doesn't get the water hot enough enough.  (My
> guess is it hits around 180F, but that's just a guess).  I pull hot water
> from its tap for my own purposes, and the coffee I make for myself here is
> not nearly as good as when I make it at home doing everything the same,
> except I use a teapot of nearly boiling water.
> Does anyone have any suggestions on how to make the coffee better?  I'm not
> allowed to bring in an electric kettle, or I'd have done that a long time
> ago.
> thanks,
> John
> ~~
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