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From the First Coffee Bean to the Vanilla Latte: Coffee’s Long, Global History

Posted by Julia Hettiger

Fri, Mar, 01, 2019 @ 14:03 PM

Coffee is as universal as the air we breathe. From South America to Asia back to Europe and Africa, coffee is consumed all over the world. It’s one of the most popular drinks on the market and has been for hundreds and hundreds of years. While coffee may have been around a lot longer than researchers can prove, its earliest known use was in the 15th century in Yemen, in the Sufi Monasteries. From there, the consumption of coffee can be traced in many countries throughout history.

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Topics: International, education, coffee, coffee roasting, history of coffee roasting

Why You Should Buy an SF-1: From Training and Profiling to Perfection

Posted by Otto Nicli

Tue, Feb, 26, 2019 @ 15:02 PM

The path towards perfection is paved with trial and error. Musicians work on demos before recording a classic; artists work on rough sketches before committing their art to canvas; writers rewrite drafts ad infinitum before completing a manuscript. As such, coffee roasters require a way of freely fine-tuning their roasts. This is where the SF-1 from the San Franciscan Roaster Company comes into play. As our smallest roaster, the SF-1 gives roastmasters the ability to get creative with their roasts without having to worry about ruining batches. In order to create something truly unique, it’s necessary to make mistakes. Bold decisions lead to great outcomes. All too often, however, creativity and originality are put on the backburner. With our SF-1, you won’t have to compromise your creativity.

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Topics: sf1, coffee, small batch coffee roaster

Due to Overwhelming Success, We’re Extending our Offer on the SF-6 “Embrace the Craft” Bundle!

Posted by The San Franciscan Roaster Co.

Thu, Jan, 10, 2019 @ 10:01 AM

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Topics: coffee roaster, commercial coffee roaster, SF6, small batch coffee roaster, coffee roasting, art of roasting

An Interview with Colombia's National Roaster Champion, Luisa Fernanda Quintero

Posted by The San Franciscan Roaster Co.

Fri, Dec, 07, 2018 @ 11:12 AM

 

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Topics: coffee roaster, small batch coffee roaster, coffee roasting, art of roasting, she's the roaster

From the Old World to the New: The San Franciscan Design and Handcrafted Ingenuity

Posted by Maria Gomez

Thu, Nov, 29, 2018 @ 08:11 AM

 

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Topics: handmade, small batch coffee roaster, coffee roasting, art of roasting, history of coffee roasting