yatyat Senior Member Joined: 20 Mar 2006 Posts: 11 Location: BC Expertise: Just starting
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Posted Tue Jun 26, 2012, 3:50pm Subject: Decent decaf beans in Vancouver?
For over a year I have been getting my decaf beans from Elysian on Broadway. They used to receive Black Cat beans every Wed and I would pick up my pound Wed afternoon that had been roasted on the Monday. It worked out perfectly that way but a few months ago, they started doing their own roasting and I am am not able to get beans as fresh as I used to with Black Cat. Beans I pick up are at least a week old sometimes 2 weeks (they don't have a fixed schedule) and I have driven 20 mins there when they had no decaf. I don't think they sell a lot of decaf beans so its almost always older stock.
Is there anywhere else that sells decent decaf beans in Vancouver?
Sashas Senior Member Joined: 2 Nov 2011 Posts: 23 Location: Vancouver, BC Expertise: I live coffee
Posted Tue Jun 26, 2012, 5:46pm Subject: Re: Decent decaf beans in Vancouver?
49th parallel has decent decaf that is never older than a week. Social's Nyet-Nyet is pretty good to if you dont mind ordering online and waiting 5-7 days. They always ship coffee roasted the same day or the day before. Shipping is free over 24 or 25$.
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