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  1. Intro to Home Roasting Class

    Intro to Home Roasting Class

    Sign up for this roasting basics class. It's going to be a lot of fun.

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  2. Our New Postcards

    Our New Postcards

    Placing an order with us soon? Look in your box for a basic guide to some of the new features on our website

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  3. A few roasting articles to get you started

    A few roasting articles to get you started

    Did you catch our Maker Faire demo? There's more roasting info here...enter if you dare.

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  4. Sweet Maria's Home Coffee Roasting Demo at The Bay Area Maker Faire

    Sweet Maria's Home Coffee Roasting Demo at The Bay Area Maker Faire

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  5. 5/15 Tonight's Scheduled Maintenance and Other Website Stuff

    5/15 Tonight's Scheduled Maintenance and Other Website Stuff

    Cracking an egg to make an omelette.

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  6. New Product Photos from SCA 2018 in Seattle

    New Product Photos from SCA 2018 in Seattle

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  7. Sweet Maria's Featured on The Coffee Podcast

    Sweet Maria's Featured on The Coffee Podcast

    Listen in and share with a friend that needs a little motivation getting started with roasting on their own.

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  8. The New Postcard

    The New Postcard

    We are really proud of our latest postcard because it captures an aspect of one of Tom's photographic projects; shooting realistic macro photos of coffee beans.

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  9. Coming Soon - The Victorio Stovetop Popper for Coffee Roasting

    Coming Soon - The Victorio Stovetop Popper for Coffee Roasting

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  10. Noah Saves a Hummingbird

    Noah Saves a Hummingbird

    No, it's not a children's book. It's the real life tale of Noah, the hummingbird savior.

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  11. Got Dog Jokes for the 2018 Sweet Maria's Calendar?

    Got Dog Jokes for the 2018 Sweet Maria's Calendar?

    The 2018 Dogs of Coffee Calendar needs your funny dog jokes and riddles.

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  12. Our 20/20/20 Sale! 20% off 20 coffees because we are 20.

    Our 20/20/20 Sale! 20% off 20 coffees because we are 20.

    We are 20 years old, so take 20% off

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First Ever Homeroaster's Dream Camp Photos! July 2009

First Ever Homeroaster's Dream Camp Photos! July 2009

Participating in the 1st Dream Camp session on July 25th 2009 were:

Bonnnie Polkinghorn
Gregory Phipps
John Trefethen
John MacIntyre
Bob Hood
Dustin Pattison
Steve Schaeffer
Chuck Washburn
Mike Keyes
Janice Carter
Mark Osborne

Here are some images from our recent Homeroasters' Dream Camp:

Name tag time! The group gathers for the camp.

We didn't know Josh was going to get INSIDE the Probat!

Who's leading this camp anyway?

Me and the Probat have just met, love at first sight.

Using the digital thermometer to log Behmor roasts.

3 stations: Behmor, Hottop, and Freshroast.

John tries his hand at a Freshroast 8. He doesn't know that the Freshroast chamber is impervious to his laser vision roasting method.

Josh himself in action at the Probat! - Photo kindly sent by Janice Carter

Lots of cups, lots of samples - Photo kindly sent by Janice Carter