Adventures in Popper Roasting
I'm new to home coffee roasting and I didn't want to spend a lot of money on a roaster before learning the basics of how the process works. Starting with an air popper has been very educational and fun for me, and so far I am very pleased with the results.
I figure that I will keep roasting coffee every week this way until I burn out the popper and then I will buy a very nice home roaster (if not a small-scale "professional" roaster).
Modding the popper (adding the temperature probe):
Rebuilding my espresso machine at the 10-year mark:
(a la David Schomer)
Music: "Afraid" by The Silent Alarm, featuring Shelley Harland
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