"Coffee leads men to trifle away their time, scald their chops, and spend their money, all for a little base, black, thick, nasty, bitter, stinking nauseous puddle water." ~The Women's Petition Against Coffee, 1674
NobbyR Senior Member Joined: 10 Jul 2011 Posts: 2,021 Location: Germany Expertise: I love coffee
Espresso: Poccino Opus One, Ariete Grinder: Eureka Mignon Istantaneo Vac Pot: N/A Drip: Melitta Linea Unica de Luxe Roaster: N/A
Posted Thu Nov 14, 2013, 11:50pm Subject: Re: So… Bonaverde?
Like I said:
This machine suggests to offer an enhanced quality that simply isn't there by promoting super freshness. Only people who know diddly-squat about coffee will fall for that. After all, optimal roasting of coffee beans requires practical skills as well as experience and the right equipment. Different beans require different roasting profiles to develop their aromas. And of course, beans not only need to cool after roasting, but also to rest in order to reach their aromatic peak. This coffee maker can't provide any of that.
The Bonaverde is bulls*#%. But I'm sure some people will buy it. Probably the same people who believe that Nespresso is the pinnacle of espresso.
You might as well drink wine right after primary fermentation, (...)
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