Likely between 3/4 and a full lb. and join one of thousands of communities. Perhaps I should have stayed away from the dark roast, because I prefer lighter brews. Anybody had any experience trying similar coffees to this profile? [–]TheAlchemist23[S] 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (1 child). You’ll notice that these beans are dry, not oily, and a much … It's our fun place. Ruta Maya also recently came out with a beer brewed by a Mexican brewery with their beans. Note: I prefer a strong but light- to medium-roast coffee with a bit of depth, so keep that in mind. Straight espresso durring the week. I brew Ruta Maya in AeroPress when I don’t have time to roast my own coffee. I stop about 2 hours before I go to sleep. They used to carry good light roast kona and brazilian but I don’t think they sold well :(, [–]JGunds 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (0 children). Item # 139465. [–]CRIMExPNSHMNT -1 points0 points1 point 2 years ago (0 children). From the time I get home untill I'm getting ready for bed I drink coffee. This is a place to talk about the farms, the beans, the baristas, the roasters, the industry, the brewing gear & techniques. Its a place to learn, share, and make new friends. I've gotten starbs blond roast in kilo bags from coctco before it was something like $8 a pound. I use French press and the taste was horrible for that method. Get to work, another pot or 2 and 1000ml Hario cold brew drank by 5pm when I leave. £10.39. I used to smoke 3 packs of cigarettes a day and drink 6-8 redbulls. [–][deleted] -3 points-2 points-1 points 2 years ago (3 children). Peete’s Major Dickinson’s dark roast whole beans is the best beans at Costco and priced at about $16 for one and a half pounds here in Virginia. Nothing More™ From the mountains of Colombia, this pleasantly rich coffee includes beans harvested from Rainforest Alliance Certified™ farms. ...Just in case you're more into pictures of etched or free-pour latte art or that oh-so-beautiful, monstrous Slayer espresso machine pouring a luscious shot through a bottomless portafilter. [–]emchiShot in the Dark 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (1 child). Moderation isnt really my stong suit. Espresso, cold brew and drip. Since they stopped the options have been terrible... [–]PangWashArt79_ 2 points3 points4 points 2 years ago (0 children). [Gear] - For equipment related posts. At first I considered drinking the different options straight up without any sweetener, but I figured the better test would be to try them the way I’d usually drink them. So I just use my local roaster, with the roast date on the bag. Find organic & bulk coffee beans among our selection of top brands. Great stuff. 18.99 for a kg. I’m (18M) an amateur coffee drinker and have asked for a french press for a small Xmas present. the colombian supremo beans in the jaguar bag are pretty vile, i couldn't even make drinkable cold brew with them. I’ve been doing cold brew for a while now and it’s just great. I was certainly shocked. Like borderline impressive/psychotic...nice. Dark roast is awful in all but few preparation methods. Everything else there (including Kirkland) tastes like ash or smells like literal cat piss. Depends on where you are,Costco's tend to have good deals on regional roasters depending on where you are. You’ll love the variety you’ll find in stores and online at Costco.co… I would go through about 5lbs a month/month and half with espresso shots for two people. Starbucks Dark Roast Whole Bean Coffee — Espresso Roast — 100% Arabica — … Yep. Their expiration dates appear to be a year out from roasting date fyi. 49th is more than 3x as good, I think the ratio is fair. [–]internetmemeFrench Press 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (0 children). Not sure where you live now but I think an alternative you should check out is Third Coast Roasters. The Rainforest Alliance Certified™ seal ensures the coffee comes from farms where … Dark roasts are better for French press than medium in my experience. [–]fenwickfox 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago* (0 children). [–]showmethestudy 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (0 children). 4 pack bottles. $0.62 per oz vs $1.62 per oz assuming its free shipping. Just remember to choose the right grind size for your coffee maker, and you’ll be fine. Enjoy great deals on whole beans, ground coffee, and single-cup pods. Best whole bean from Costco? Enjoy low warehouse prices on name-brands products delivered to your door. Third coast roasters is my new thing though. How are you not just vibrating constantly? They love super dark roast because they keep more constant flavor. Latte? I loved that this coffee from Charleston, South Carolina is produced in my home state. You could buy a quality green coffee and a 10 dollar popcorn maker and roast better coffee i promise you. [–]malbecman 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (3 children). In short, be nice, respect this community and its members, don't try to sell or promote stuff, and be aware comments and submissions are both curated content within this space. [–]albatrossssss 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (0 children). Got Prime? [–]ricky_bakerCortado 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (0 children). You can and should use coffee right after roasting unkess your making espresso then you have to wait for it to be degassed. I bought a freshly roasted bag of one of their house brand variations. Heather McClees is a nutritionist and freelance writer from SC who covers health, food, and lifestyle topics for a variety of online publications. If /r/coffee is dry and stodgy and pretentious, /r/cafe is our break from that. Wake up 4am, triple shot espresso. Also quenched coffee gets stale FAST. I’ve been serial-ordering Kuma Coffee from their website. This packaged brew has an uplifting, just-right medium roast flavor that’s not burnt-tasting, bitter, overly acidic, or weak. She has a B.S. Only way I can afford it is these great quality budget friendly roasters. The amount of beans per bag @ Costco is too much for me to finish before 2-3 weeks, the peak time to finish a bag of freshly roasted beans. [–]ricky_bakerCortado 5 points6 points7 points 2 years ago* (2 children), The Mayorga Río Coco is fantastic (blue and white patterned packaging), [–]dannielr 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (1 child). If you’re looking to improve your coffee, starting with great coffee from a roaster who buys and roasts coffee with intention is step one. Pure Coffee. Whenever I'm in a roaster or brewery that lets you see the equipment, I've always wanted to open the cabinets and see what they've got going on. They may be willing to sell you 2-5lbs at a time for a discounted rate. [–]baselganglia 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (0 children). Happy mug is local to me and I order a ton off of sw. Most dark roasts just don’t do it for me, but you may have a different opinion. Starbucks for cold brew. Check out happy mug, red bird, s & w roasting. I bought the Nicaragua for cold brew. [–]Pablo4Prez 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (1 child). William Spartivento Colombian Light Roast Fairtrade and Organic Whole Bean Coffee, 2-pack 2 bags of 908 g (2.0 lb.) It is a medium dark roast with low acidity. We independently select these products—if you buy from one of our links, we may earn a commission. Stick w medium roast ones. I mean we split a pot from the time I get home, till about after dinner when we finish it. If you want some Starbucks beans, well, make sure you look for that stamp. This Colombian Supremo Coffee is grown in the Andes Mountains of Columbia where the rich volcanic soil makes these beans superior in taste, aroma … I've also enjoyed the Guatamala Antigua Bella Carmona. Very solid. There are several kinds of coffee beans. It's pretty good, reasonably priced, and has a recent roast date whenever I get it. Almost burnt-like. [–]leftnode 2 points3 points4 points 2 years ago (1 child). I've ordered ruta maya from them online before though (they do not carry it in my store), [–]chahahcDecaf 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (0 children). As shocking as it may seem, the original blend from Dunkin’ Donuts was, hands-down, the best coffee I tried (and I even sampled a local brand from my home state!). If you can find a local roaster that comes even close on price per gram to Costco coffee beans I'd really like to know. Each sip was strong and fruity and totally hit the spot. Don't they all say "Roasted by Starbucks" on the Kirkland brand bags? Must be a well known company. [–]GirlNumber20Café au Lait 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (2 children). Let us be clear, if you two can go through 4lbs of coffee a week, you are the true american heroes. In that order. Started making coffee everyday before work and now my awesome local roaster is just too pricey to keep up this scale. Yeah I'm trying to not add another stop to my errands. Get the medium roast over the dark roast. [–]madevo 13 points14 points15 points 2 years ago (3 children). Let me guess, the 5150 means you are a fellow guitarist as well? That's a serious amount of coffee. Costco’s have good quality grinders that will help grind your coffee quickly. It’s smooth and the perfect way to start the day (or boost an afternoon). Tasting Notes: Incomparable world blend, rich, complex, and full-bodied Oily coffee beans are not necessarily bad—they actually have a ton of benefits in terms of adding a unique flavor to your coffee and using oily coffee beans in your prosumer or semi-automatic generally won’t cause you any significant damages, but they can be difficult to work with depending on the machine you’re using. What sort of setup do you build for them? The lightest I've found at Costco is Columbian Supremo - which claims to be medium but is still quite dark and bitter for my tastes.. Got remains of a 3 lb. Yeah Ruta does really well in a cold brew for me too. https://www.gourmet-coffee.com/brands/sfb/organic-rainforest-blend-coffee-3lb.html. I will say Starbucks in store dark roast is kinda weak but with the whole beans I can always make it as strong as I like. A miss opportunity to use Kelsey Grammer's forehead for their logo. So 10% of the starbucks coffee weight is water. [–]xLostx77French Press 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (1 child), [–]Myco-ffee 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (0 children), [–]perfunction 3 points4 points5 points 2 years ago (2 children). Visit www.costco.com for more information. While I’m a die-hard java fanatic, even I can’t justify buying beans or grounds in bulk. [–]bunkd 2 points3 points4 points 2 years ago (1 child), Used to get this when we lived in Austin, been missing it in the new local Costco :( great value and I always thought it tasted great and was pretty forgiving of brewing mistakes, [–]exccord 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (0 children). (self.Coffee). I mostly drank these with an Aeropress, so they should work for French Press. If you like your coffee to taste sharp and fruity, this is the bag for you. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement and Privacy Policy. Anything specific for medium roasts in the French press? [–]phaedruswolf 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (3 children). [–]dustednuggets 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (0 children). It's my regular go too and quite delicious. i looked at their website and couldn't find the one you mentioned. [–]showmethestudy 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (1 child). In perfect harmony, with perfect coffee, it's the optimum interplay of components – grinder, brew unit and pump – that ensures a superb coffee … [Beans] or [Roaster] - Posts about a specific coffee varietal, coffee roaster or origin. I really like SF Bay shade tree organic. The Kirkland espresso roast is too burnt for me. [–]exccord 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (3 children). Best we have is Starbucks dark roast. I was just trying to help dude out with my choices for quality, budget roasters. [–]dustednuggets 5 points6 points7 points 2 years ago (0 children). It's for two people but yes. Oddly enough, I was not a fan. Now, of course, not every single coffee sold at Costco is actually Starbucks in partial disguise. There’s an awesome kid barista at Bindle even. He says a lot of cold brew and espresso. I had to dump the coffee (after trying it prob 3 or 4 times). After a certain roasting temp pleasing coffee flavours become muted or dissapear all together and your left with just burnt flavour. There are many online sources that will ship freshly roasted coffee much cheaper than $22/12oz. [Question] - For questions about anything coffee related. 4.6 out of 5 stars 1,840. Preheat oven to 160°C (fan-forced). Another half pot of drip in thermos. Goddamn it's good. can normally only get if you are a costco member. The winner will probably surprise you. I've always found the 2lb bags of Ruta Maya for about $14-15 to be solid as an everyday of the week bean. My favorite so far as been their honey processed honduras. For more guides, gear, reading, news and links visit our Wiki Page! Amazon "Just Bright" (closer to medium than light really) @ $.48/oz, [–]gr8bob 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (1 child), [–]jja619Coffee 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (0 children), [–]ajandl 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (0 children). That's a bit over $19 / 12oz and is way better than anything you'll get at Costco. Welcome to /r/coffee! It used to be drinkable but 1-2 years ago it turned awful. The major Dickinsons Pete’s roast is excellent value. I think its about $17 when I buy it from Costco. Both of those use a ton of coffee beans for what you get. [–]Luvgisele 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (0 children). William Spartivento Naturally Decaffeinated Medium Roast Fair Trade and Organic Whole Bean Coffee, 2-pack 2 bags of 750 g (1.65 lb) each Rated 4.3 out of 5 stars based on 30 reviews. I do mostly Allen Bradley myself. I can't even process what it would be like to drink 4lbs of coffee a week, or that much caffeine lol, [–]dustednuggets 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago* (0 children). I find my favorite, and then next thing you know it’s gone! Rendered by PID 15568 on r2-app-07597225a648eb91c at 2020-12-21 18:19:08.868797+00:00 running 406fa40 country code: TH. Kirkland Signature Guatemalan Coffee 3 lb, 2-pack 100% Arabica Coffee Kosher Certified Medium RoastWhole Bean Coffee Nice, [–]dustednuggets 3 points4 points5 points 2 years ago (0 children). Typical Honeywell burner controllers, that sort of thing. Between me and my girl we drink around 4 lbs of coffee a week. These lay out our our expectations for participants, but also the values and rationales behind them. Starbucks for cold brew or the Ruta Maya? I now live near their retail store which offers a wider selection with a printed roast date, but at a higher price. IS kicking horse freshly roasted? I do most of my food shopping at TJ. Start using them 5-10 days after roast, try finish them before 21 days. £1.04 per 100g. [–]showmethestudy 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (4 children). Click here to find out how to register for an online account ... - 100% Coffee Beans . [–]exccord 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (1 child). They are a family run firm from Roseville, CA and have made direct connections with coffee farmers to provide living wages. [–]rodan5150 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (0 children). Not to mention, Costco’s price beats the price of this option at other supermarkets and even Dunkin’s own pricing. I've looked for other options but there always way more expensive. best deal out there. Already a Costco Member? [–]julbull73 4 points5 points6 points 2 years ago (0 children). Dark roast seems a little too much for me when I smelled it. Minimum I drink 128oz (edit: of water) a day. [–][deleted] 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (0 children). This coffee grinding machine in Costco lets you grind whole beans to the level you decide. [–]baselganglia 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (0 children). I wanted to love this version, seeing as how it is organic, produced through wind energy, and smelled very fresh right out of the package, however I was slightly underwhelmed and found it to be a bit too acidic. The next time you pick up a 32-ounce bag of Kirkland Signature House Blend Medium Roast or its Espresso Blend Dark Roast, you'll find the bag proudly declaring that the beans were custom roasted by Starbucks (via Coffee … It takes me about six weeks to go through an 11 ounce bag of Peet's. It was the silver bag with a jaguar/leopard on it, [–]not_really_redditing 9 points10 points11 points 2 years ago (8 children). this is 100% starbucks coffee, same exact beans and taste. I was trying to be fair to them (In general I hate SB anything). As the lucky recipient, I quickly found myself changing my tune on the whole buying coffee in bulk thing. [–]jvttlus 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (0 children), not a popular choice here, but i find peet's major dickason to be a fine wb coffee available at costco, [–]dingo1799 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (0 children). Kirkland brand columbian is great if you go heavy on the grounds to water ratio and fridge it. [–]eukel 2 points3 points4 points 2 years ago (0 children). [Deals] - Please include cost, shipping and the website in the title. Man but at least you get to live in Fort Collins. Check the roast date! Toronto Canada. [–]dick_wool 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (0 children). I really enjoy the Kirkland Ethiopian blend! Counter culture’s 2 bags of single origin per shipment is the best deal in specialty coffee. 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