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Yirgacheffe Coffee

As typical with other coffees from this region, Yirgacheffe coffee and beans have distinctively fruity flavor profiles that accompany bright, floral aromas. Yirgacheffe coffee is praised over its high quality and distinctive flavor, full bodied yet mild with earthy flavors – it could be considered Ethiopia’s crown and glory. In 850 AD, it is said […]

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What is Cold Brew Coffee?

As spring ushers in warmer temperatures, the cold brew coffee season is quickly approaching. Small Town Coffee Roasters is eagerly anticipating warmer days when we can enjoy cold brew’s natural sweetness, higher caffeine and literally no bitterness. In anticipation of the coming season, here’s a look at how cold brew coffee is unique. For the […]

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The Art of Roasting

Eastern Highlands of Ethiopia Ninety six miles northwest of the city of Djibouti, a rugged mass in Ethiopia known as the Eastern Highland mountains towers above the small village of Hurso. Terraced hillsides nestled in the clouds— a blissful aroma gravitates down the valley where diligent workers hand-sort through one of the world’s oldest and […]

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Furnishing Our Coffee Roasting Business

So it’s been a little over a year since we opened our espresso bar and coffee roasting business. There is so much to say and so little time to say it, that I will be brief. The short video at the end of this post will give you a better idea of the amount of […]