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View Thread » THE ART OF ROASTING COFFEE » Roasting Coffee
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Cooling beans
Hi all, new guy question...

I stop my gene cafe and quickly dump the beans into a colander. Is it okay to put it in the fridge for 10-15 minutes to quickly cool the beans?
... and absorbing some moisture... odors, and other goodies the are inside a fridge... NO ! :)

Quick enough means be able to touch the beans, i.e. 50-60C, after 3 minutes.
A big metallic tray/platter, large enough to spread the beans in a single layer will do the job equally well.
I get them onto an upturned Patton fan.

Cool to the touch in 3 -4 minutes
Mick - "Drinking in life one cup at a time"
"I'd rather be roasting coffee"

Roaster 1: San Franciscan SF-1
Roaster 2: Hottop B-2K+
Roaster 3: Behmor 1600 +
Grinders: Modified Super Jolly - Forte BG (x3)
Pour over: Hario - Bee House - Chemex - Kalita - Bodum
Drip: Bunn CWTF15-1 & CW15-TC (commercials)
Espresso: Pasquini Livia 90 auto
Vacuum: Cona - Bodum
Press: Frieling - Bodum Colombia
Koffee Kosmo
I have posted some cooler designs you can make cheaply and easily


You can even make it using a box

My web site > I home roast and I like it :P
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