thoughts · Uncategorized

home roasting coffee: an introduction

People always seem impressed when I tell them that I roast my own coffee. I think that folks think that roasting coffee is an involved, expensive, drawn-out activity, like brewing your own beer, or cultivating your own wild mushrooms — but unlike homebrewing or DIY mycology, this hobby is neither time-intensive nor costly. Roasting coffee… Continue reading home roasting coffee: an introduction


r.i.p. Good Eats

After 249 episodes, Alton Brown is ending “Good Eats”. Say what you want about his irritating television persona (or I guess that’s just really him?), but I will miss his show. Luckily, most of the Good Eats backlog is on YouTube. Here’s one of my favorites: