The Art of Slow Coffee

By Petra Jones on Apr 07, 2024

Slow coffee is more than just a method; it's an experience that emphasises manual brewing techniques, allowing you total control over the brewing variables. Slow coffee...

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What is Filter Grind for Coffee?

By Graham Jones on Feb 29, 2024

Filter grind refers to the consistency of coffee grounds optimized for use in filter brewing methods. This encompasses a broad spectrum of devices from the classic drip coffee maker to pour-overs and the Aeropress. The grind size for these methods is typically medium, resembling coarse sand. This size ensures that hot water can properly extract the coffee's flavours and aromas without passing through too quickly, as it might with a finer grind, or too slowly, as with a coarser grind.

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Top 5 Coffees to Try If you Love Cappuccinos & Lattes

By Petra Jones on Jan 02, 2024

When selecting the best coffee beans for cappuccinos and lattes, it's essential to choose beans that are medium-bodied and have a balanced flavour profile. Some of the our most popular coffee beans for cappu...

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What is Low Acidity Coffee?

By Petra Jones on Sep 20, 2023

Low acidity coffee refers to coffee that has a higher pH level, resulting in a smoother and less bitter taste. The acidity in coffee comes from organic acids that are naturally present in the beans. These ac...

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The History of Coffee in Yemen

By Petra Jones on Sep 12, 2023

The history of coffee in Yemen goes back centuries and is still being celebrated today. It is believed that coffee first came to Yemen from the Ethiopian highlands in the 15th century. By the late 1700s, the...

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Reboot Your Morning Routine: 10 Coffee Products to Try

By Petra Jones on Sep 06, 2023

After a long and (hopefully) restful summer season, it’s time to get back into the swing of things. To jumpstart your morning routine, here are 10 coffee products worth investing in.

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The Best Coffee Beans for Bean to Cup Coffee Machine

By Petra Jones on Aug 08, 2023

If you're looking for great-tasting coffee beans for your bean to cup machine, here are the top 5 coffees we recommend. 

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The Best Coffee Beans for Filter Coffee Machine

By Petra Jones on Jul 26, 2023

What is Filter Coffee? Filter coffee is a type of coffee brewed by pouring hot water over ground coffee beans that have been placed in a paper filter, metal...

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Coffee and Chocolate: A Match Made in Heaven

By Petra Jones on Jul 07, 2023

The bitterness of coffee is balanced by the sweetness of chocolate, creating a harmonious blend of flavours that dance on your palate. The rich, robust notes of coffee enhance the deep, complex flavours of chocolate, while the caffeine in coffee heightens the sensory experience. This combination stimulates the brain, creating a sense of pleasure and satisfaction.

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Maximising Flavour: Finding the Optimal Bean-to-Water Ratio for Your Coffee

By Graham Jones on Jun 26, 2023

Whether you're a casual coffee drinker or a passionate aficionado, understanding the ratio between coffee and water can revolutionise your morning routine. But how do you achieve that perfect balance? This article will guide you through the intricacies of maximising flavour by uncovering the science behind the bean-to-water ratio. 

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How to Choose your Coffee Beans?

By Graham Jones on Jun 08, 2023

Here at Redber Coffee Roastery we pride ourselves on being a somewhat "sweet shop" of coffees. With over 30 single origin coffee beans and our very own blends, it can be overwhelming when choosing a coffee f...

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Understanding Roast Profiling - The Difference Between Medium, Medium-Dark and Dark Roasts

By Petra Jones on May 16, 2023

One of the most important factors that determine the taste of coffee is the degree to which the coffee beans are roasted. Here at Redber we use the roast profiles Medium, Medium-Dark, Dark and Extra Dark to determine the difference.

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How Much Caffeine is in Your Coffee?

By Petra Jones on Mar 28, 2023

It is no secret that coffee contains caffeine, and many of us enjoy its stimulating effects. But how much caffeine is actually in your cup of coffee? The answer may surprise you. 

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Understanding Coffee Flavour Profiles and the SCA Flavour Wheel

By Petra Jones on Jan 13, 2023

Understanding Flavour in Coffee Speciality coffee can be hugely diverse in flavour. Numerous factors influence this, from how it is roasted, to where it is from, to how it has been processed. for almost any ...

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The Story behind the Espresso

By Petra Jones on Dec 23, 2022

Us humans have been drinking coffee since as early as the 15th Century. We now consume an estimated two billion cups of coffee each day, and this number is increasing. How we drink our coffee of course is di...

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