8.1, Based on 26 Reviews
Hybrid Air Drum Roaster
Coffee Roaster, Fluid Air Hybrid
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Innovative coffee bean roaster with unique off-axis rotation. 300gm batches for the home roaster with full control of time, temperature and chaff managment.
Bottom Line: Bought the Gene Cafe 4+ years ago and have never regretted it for a single moment.
Nick Blackman (quality: 4.7)
Bottom Line: Best small batch home roaster available.
Rich Roberts (quality: 7.0)
Bottom Line: I think I'll keep it.
Gene Counts (quality: 7.7)
Bottom Line: It just hurts to see negative reviews of a machine that is so versatile from folks who may not be using it correctly. If you play her like a lady and really stroke her she will respond with some really good loving!
Tom Lewis (quality: 8.8)
Bottom Line: Best performing best value large capacity home roaster currently available
Jay Millar (quality: 7.0)
Bottom Line: A truly unique roaster than offers lots of "tweakability" in a quality build and design. Works well!
Paul Cordes (quality: 7.1)
Bottom Line: Great roaster that should last for years.
Horatio Pendleton (quality: 7.1)
Bottom Line: Well-built, $500, half pound capacity, consistent results. Nothing out there touches it.
Stuart Rennie (quality: 6.5)
Bottom Line: This machine roasts perfectly each and every time. Very easy to use, fun to watch, an awesome investment and well worth the cost.
Douglas DeHart (quality: 8.0)
Bottom Line: A well built and reliable home roaster
Andrew F (quality: 7.0)
Bottom Line: Great roaster with easy work-around for insufficient cooling cycle.
Mat Watson (quality: 8.0)
Bottom Line: After finding this roasters temperature 'sweet spot', achieving the desired roast has been easy, and the taste has been excellent.
Brian DeBadts (quality: 4.0)
Bottom Line: All in all a great product and its such a relief to be able to roast half pound batches.
Robert Combs (quality: 8.2)
Bottom Line: I predict this unit is going to be a big hit with many home roasters.
Scott Arledge (quality: 8.4)
Bottom Line: Roast Like a Pro in No TIme Flat
Derek Denyer (quality: 5.8)
Bottom Line: So good I gave all old pre-roasted beans away..
Bill Miano (quality: 8.6)
Bottom Line: A proven, easy to use coffee roaster
Jesse Menayan (quality: 5.0)
Bottom Line: Has to be one of the best home roasters for under $500
Eddie Dove (quality: 9.7)
Bottom Line: In about thirty minutes, a novice can produce about a half pound of the best coffee they have ever had.
Rob Thomas (quality: 5.8)
Bottom Line: Easy to use but temperature sensor failure prone
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