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Brew Better: Flash brew iced coffee

Brew Better: Flash brew iced coffee

by Black Oak Team | June 20, 2019 | 0 Comments

What is flash brew iced coffee? Flash brewing uses hot water, just like a hot cup. In this technique you less hot water and drip coffee directly over ice. The ice immediately cools the coffee and locks in the coffee flavors. The resulting brew has...


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Munyinya Hill with Kalita Wave

Munyinya Hill with Kalita Wave

by Black Oak Team | March 05, 2018 | 0 Comments

We crafted a special recipe for this month's new release. Enjoy!Designed For   Burundi Munyinya Hill Lot 1 Brewer   Kalita Wave Dose   22.5gm (~¾oz) Water   300gm (~11oz), 200° to 205° F  Yield   Between 9-10 OZ Brew Ratio   12:1 Grind   medium c...

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Black Oak Brew Tips: Keep Your Coffee Carafe Clear & Clean

Black Oak Brew Tips: Keep Your Coffee Carafe Clear & Clean

by Bobby Cochran | February 03, 2017 | 0 Comments

There is nothing worse, in my opinion (judge me as you will to my priorities in life) than tasting old, stale, rancid coffee flavors when drinking a cup of coffee.Many coffee makers, particularly the thermal carafes, will stain due to the buildup...

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Fix a

Fix a "sour" coffee taste when brewing

by Keith Feigin | January 02, 2017 | 0 Comments

Is your fancy coffee leaving a sour taste in your mouth?  Sourness in coffee can be a side effect of a light roasted coffee brewed in conditions that don’t extract enough sugars from the roast. We don’t want our coffee to taste sour; however, we ...


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Which Method for Single Origin Roasts and more

Which Method for Single Origin Roasts and more

by Keith Feigin | December 08, 2016 | 0 Comments

There is no single way to brew coffee that works for you, but we thought we’d get the conversation going on some ways we think you can up your coffee game. We hope this will be an ongoing series and encourage your input. The following are some tho...

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