Monthly Archives: February 2013

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Coffee Aroma vs. Coffee Fragrance: What’s the Difference?

If you’ve ever been on Southwest Boulevard in Kansas City around 5:30 in the morning, you may have taken in the intoxicating fragrance that fills the air surrounding the Bean Hangar. We know—that air roasted coffee smell sure is tempting, … Continue reading

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Should I Buy Ground Coffee Beans or Whole Coffee Beans?

Should I buy whole coffee beans or ground coffee beans?  A question we get on almost every Roasterie factory tour! The Roasterie answer is whole beans, whole beans, whole beans!  Whole beans are more flavorful and produce that “fresh” quality … Continue reading

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Announcing Our 4th Roasterie Adventure Semifinalist!

Now that our Roasterie Adventure photo contest has been running for one month, we are excited to announce our 4th semifinalist!  Congratulations to Mandi Anderson of Lenexa, Kansas!  You’re now entered to win our grand prize—a coffee bean-picking trip to … Continue reading

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