Dark Roast Coffee Club

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$40.00
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Grind: Whole Bean
Size: 12oz Bag
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Join our Dark Roast Coffee Club and receive two 12-ounce bags of our freshest coffee to your doorstep every month, with free shipping! Your card will be billed monthly, and you can cancel or postpone delivery anytime.

Examples of last years offerings.

January: Songbird French
February: Sumatra Dark
March: Congo Dark
April: Save Our Wolves Dark
May: Noyo Harbor French
June: Delicious Peace Dark
July: Mendocino Vienna
August: Old Town French
September: Guatemala Dark
October: French Roast
November: Songbird Colombia
December: Beaujolais Blend

Coffee to Water Ratio

Using the correct amount of coffee will ensure that your coffee is brewed to strength, without over-extracting or under-extracting the coffee to compensate for an inappropriate dose. We recommend 2 grams of coffee for every fluid ounce of water used to brew. Weighing coffee is the most accurate way to measure the appropriate dose. If a scale is not available, we recommend 2 heaping tablespoons of ground coffee for every 5 ounces of water used to brew.

Grind Size

Producing the correct particle size in ground coffee is one of the most important steps in coffee brewing. In general, a finer grind will produce a more intense brew and a coarser grind will produce a less intense brew. At the same time, a grind that is too fine will produce an over-extracted, astringent brew, and a grind that is too coarse will produce a weak, under-extracted brew lacking flavor. In pour-over methods, grind size also affects the rate of extraction, as water will pass more slowly through a finer grind, and more quickly through a coarser grind. We strongly recommend burr grinders over blade grinders.

Water Temperature and Quality

Water temperature dramatically affects the extraction of coffee’s flavor during brewing. We recommend brewing with water at 200° Fahrenheit for best results. Using fresh, clean, chlorine-free water is essential.