Coffee

... Coffee... ?!#%

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... Coffee... ?!#%

A simple google search for "Coffee" or "How to brew coffee" will undoubtedly queue countless hits varying from Coffee Shops to Bloggers debating the best Single Origin raw beans and quite literally EVERYTHING in between. Partly, I feel like writing on this topic only adds to the confusion, but I can only hope that our customers remain loyal and tune in to our compassionate wisdom when it comes to seeking that perfect brew. I've drank my coffee black since High School, have dabbled in the likes of Espresso, Pour-Over and traditional Drip Coffee... I've even dabbled in those coffee 'Pods'....

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How We Brew

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How We Brew

How do you prefer to brew your favorite roast? Ruffbeans and I prefer the Pour Over method and have created a How-To video for those who are new to Pour Over brewing. Note this is only our favorite method to brew - our beans will make superior coffee when brewed using any preferred technique.  You'll need to track down these 6 items before getting started; Pour Over style carafe - Chemex or similar Filters - Paper or metal reusable Source of Hot Water - with a Thermometer (205*F) Scale - 42g Coffee to 600g Water Timer - 5 Minutes Grinder...

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Coffee Labels - Whats the deal?

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Coffee Labels - Whats the deal?

We have all been affected by the global coffee craze - we've seen Starbucks and the like pop up on every corner - now being replaced by Hipster Craft Coffee joints and Starbucks Reserve. But with this new era of coffee culture comes added complexity - I am not sure if you've had the chance to look at a craft coffee label lately, but its contents can be quite intimidating. Lets try to simply tell the tale for Today's coffee expectations; Blend vs Single Origin A 'single origin' coffee comes from a specific region or farm - sometimes referred to as...

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Freshly Roasted Coffee Beans - Available Now

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Freshly Roasted Coffee Beans - Available Now

Ruffbeans and I met a few years back and almost instantly connected with our unreasonably high expectations for that perfect cup of Joe. We worked together in an open office environment where the company provided at best, B grade coffee and since we had already become coffee snobs - had to find alternative. We started with a camping grinder and french press - would take turns bringing in beans from different coffee houses nearby. But ultimately shared the dream of roasting our own label. Ruffbeans is well connected in the local coffee scene and has been able to mentor for a...

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