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Re: The Whirley Pop survey/sounding board

... popper) and I felt I got some good/even roasts. However, because of the small yields I purchased the Whirley Pop sampler and have been using the stovetop method since. I feel I traded roast evenness for yield but I'm generally ok with that, to a point, more about that below. My problems with ...
by numnutz6383
Wed Aug 24, 2016 5:27 am
Forum: Using/Building Hot Rod Home Roasters
Topic: The Whirley Pop survey/sounding board
Replies: 37
Views: 20788

Re: The Corny Coffee Joke Thread

What do you call it when your little stovetop espresso maker that had been faltering breaks down completely?

(scroll over line below to reveal surprise answer!)
answer: Mo caput.
by CucamongaDan
Sun Jul 17, 2016 12:28 pm
Forum: Off Topic Discussion
Topic: The Corny Coffee Joke Thread
Replies: 10
Views: 6406

Re: Plz advise RE:

... a suitable popper for coffee roasting at least every 3 or 4 thrift store visits, The Whirley Pop sounds like a great option if you have a little stovetop finesse to learn to not burn it. I have one in the garage, but I've never tried it! Sweet maria's recommends a 1/2 pound roast in one, so if ...
by CucamongaDan
Thu May 19, 2016 7:13 am
Forum: Choosing a Roaster
Topic: Plz advise RE:
Replies: 5
Views: 4413

Hi y'all from CucamongaDan !

... do remember there was a big improvement in the drinking quality of daily supermarket-bought coffee when drip brewers came out, compared to the old stovetop percolators! I really kind of got interested in stepping up my game coffee-wise about 3 years ago, and here's how it evolved. It started when ...
by CucamongaDan
Fri Feb 26, 2016 12:54 am
Forum: New Member Introductions
Topic: Hi y'all from CucamongaDan !
Replies: 0
Views: 1304

Re: India Tree-Dried -Mallali Estate Amrita ?

... it to use as it's intended, didn't work that well so I broke off the blade and spinning handle and shake and spin the you know what out of it on stovetop, takes about 10-12 minutes. I know some Indonesia coffees come out uneven didn't know about India coffees in that way so much. I'll try to ...
by yes-have-some
Sat Jan 16, 2016 1:00 pm
Forum: Africa, Arabia, Asia
Topic: India Tree-Dried -Mallali Estate Amrita ?
Replies: 2
Views: 1654

Re: Greetings from Atlanta

... for this post Don....I can definitely relate. BTW, I do have a Technivorm, alternating sometimes with a french press and rarely, my Bodum Santos stovetop vacuum pot (which has been consistent in its refusal to work properly). :roll: I've had my Behmor 1600 for a few years now and after a steep ...
by kdh
Thu Nov 05, 2015 9:29 am
Forum: New Member Introductions
Topic: Greetings from Atlanta
Replies: 1
Views: 1638

1st newbie roast: how to get more body?

... and I shut it off in the middle to late 2nd crack right at 5:30mins. The roast was very even to my untrained eye (especially compared to previous stovetop disasters), nice and dark, but not burned, some beans showing a little oil. I stored the beans for a day with a loose top so they could vent, ...
by JoeJoe
Thu Oct 29, 2015 4:11 pm
Forum: Technical Roasting Discussions
Topic: 1st newbie roast: how to get more body?
Replies: 1
Views: 3924

Return of our Home Roasting Starter Kits

... right after you order with your order number asking us to make this change for you. Here are links to the different starter kits on our webstore. Stovetop Roasting Starter Kit (Whirley Pop aluminum) Air Roasting Starter Kit (FreshRoast ...
by aaronsweetmarias
Fri Oct 02, 2015 12:21 pm
Forum: Choosing a Roaster
Topic: Return of our Home Roasting Starter Kits
Replies: 0
Views: 2490

Whirling beans in the North Bay

... by any reasonable standard, but I'm a whole lot better. I'm roasting with a Whirly Pop -- OK, not a Whirly Pop, a Great Northern stainless steel stovetop popcorn popper that I have modified in two ways: Blue loctite on the screw that anchors the stirring vanes, so I can crank backwards, which ...
by rangen
Fri Jul 10, 2015 9:03 pm
Forum: New Member Introductions
Topic: Whirling beans in the North Bay
Replies: 0
Views: 1241

Re: New Gene Cafe user

Not venting anyway special, just left the unit as is sitting on my stovetop. Haven't checked voltage but the house is old wiring and I think it might not be as high as is really needed. I have a meter I can hook inline next roast but wasn't sure if that would ...
by groovyd
Sat Dec 20, 2014 4:33 pm
Forum: Gene Cafe Discussion
Topic: New Gene Cafe user
Replies: 8
Views: 4601

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