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Crazy weather calls for a warm wood-stove, home roasted and freshly brewed beans and stove-top espresso.

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~They smell SO heavenly when they are roasting~


Roasting Green Coffee Beans on an Open Fire

I put Green Coffee Beans in a cast iron pan and roast them either over a camp cookstove or an open firepit.  (The smoke is intense and gives my family a headache.)  I cover my beans and it gives them a smokier taste.  However, you can leave them uncovered if you are outside and they will taste “cleaner.”

Keep roasting until they are not quite as dark as you like.  Note:  stop before you think they are done because they will keep roasting after you take them off the heat.

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