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Product Details
Overall Rating 8.3, Based on 68 Reviews
Avg Price $75.00
Manufacturer Fresh Beans Inc.
Machine Type Purpose built home coffee roaster, fluid bed
Colors Black
Class Coffee Roaster, Fluid Air
Pro Review No
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This coffee roaster uses a fluid air roasting system to roast approximately 3oz of green coffee per batch.

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James Schulman 12.02.2001 Rating: 9.2
Bottom Line: Best home roaster deal -- roasts a lot of coffee quickly, quietly, & reliably, but a little inconsistently.
Eric Mathurin 08.09.2009 Rating: 7.0
Product Reviewed: FreshRoast Roaster
Bottom Line: Good value for a quiet "starter" roaster that produces small batches -- fast.
Anony Mous (quality: 1.0) 03.02.2012 Rating: 5.6
Product Reviewed: FreshRoast SR500
Bottom Line: Good for beginners; fairly cheap; poor capacity.
Jim Hensley (quality: 1.5) 05.16.2010 Rating: 4.2
Product Reviewed: French Roast
Bottom Line: Cheap, and cheaply made.  So so.
Doug Dollahan (quality: 2.0) 12.14.2005 Rating: 8.0
Product Reviewed: FreshRoast Roaster
Bottom Line: Can't go wrong, easy to use, inexpensive.  Does a great job.
Steve Steiman (quality: 2.0) 01.25.2000 Rating: 8.4
Bottom Line: If fresh coffee is your goal, this machine is going to be your best friend.
David D (quality: 2.5) 06.15.2007 Rating: 6.0
Product Reviewed: Fresh Roast Plus 8
Bottom Line: Try a popcorn popper before buying the Fresh Roast Plus 8
George Skarpathiotakis (quality: 3.0) 10.12.2004 Rating: 8.6
Bottom Line: Want to know with to start off? Well this is the one to begin your home roasting adventures with!!
Dennis Sesplankis (quality: 3.0) 12.23.2006 Rating: 8.0
Product Reviewed: Frest Roast 8
Bottom Line: I'm happy because the machine got me into roasting, but won't buy another.
Mario Taormina (quality: 3.0) 07.14.2005 Rating: 8.2
Bottom Line: Control your coffee destiny...  ROAST OFTEN
Rich Lyons (quality: 3.5) 02.22.2000 Rating: 9.2
Bottom Line: if you can live with 2.5 oz. capacity... get it!
Greg Giglio (quality: 4.0) 04.28.2001 Rating: 7.2
Bottom Line: Great for smaller batches/daily roasting...A good price for a reliable product.
Mike Garner (quality: 4.0) 07.16.2001 Rating: 9.2
Bottom Line: A good roaster at a great price if you can live with its faults.
Mike Burman (quality: 4.2) 09.23.2005 Rating: 7.2
Bottom Line: It's a hyper-responsive, somewhat tempermental, hands-on and yet very lovable roaster.
Carlos Alvarez (quality: 4.4) 10.13.2005 Rating: 7.4
Bottom Line: Inconsistent, small capacity.  Only buy it if you just really can't afford a better machine.
Green Bean (quality: 4.5) 11.17.2001 Rating: 9.2
Bottom Line: Good starter machine, but you may never upgrade
David Morcos (quality: 4.7) 12.22.2005 Rating: 8.2
Bottom Line: Makes roasting fun, with a very inexpensive roaster that is eay to use and works very well.
Joe Von Kaenel (quality: 4.7) 09.16.2005 Rating: 9.0
Product Reviewed: Fresh Roast Plus 8
Bottom Line: I recommend this roaster and would definitely buy it again.
Robi Pochapin (quality: 5.0) 08.01.2007 Rating: 7.4
Product Reviewed: Freshroast +8
Bottom Line: Unassuming little portal to the homeroasting multiverse
Dee Ann Abel (quality: 5.0) 11.03.2000 Rating: 8.0
Bottom Line: If the small capacity means you can roast quickly, quietly, and with little smoke, then I guess you could count it as an advantage instead of a disadv
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