ETHICALLY SOURCED BEANS

ETHICALLY SOURCED BEANS

We at Pause Coffee Roastery understand the need to support ethical and sustainable farming, because not only is it a reflection of our integrity as an artisan roastery, it also determines the tomorrow of our business and coffee lovers everywhere!  Most coffee...
ROASTING PHILOS(C)OFFEE

ROASTING PHILOS(C)OFFEE

This might surprise you, but coffee is an art form. Like many art forms, there are a lot of ways to express your love for coffee. We believe that the coffee you buy should be (think 100% free range beef) 100% great, with no low-grade beans to use as “fillers”. We have...
POUR OVER BREWING

POUR OVER BREWING

What you’ll need: Coffee beans Pour over dripper Coffee filters Cup Kettle Grinder Scale Timer Brew Time 2½ – 3 minutes Manual coffee-making methods are increasing in popularity due to low cost tools, simplicity and control over the end product. The final cup is...

BIALETTI BREWING

What you’ll need: Coffee beans Bialetti Grinder Gas stove Kettle Scale Timer Brew Time 3-6 minutes This Italian piece of equipment, designed in 1933, is popular due to its ability to create a thick and dense espresso without electricity or fancy equipment. Not only is...

FRENCH PRESS BREWING

What you’ll need: Coffee beans French press Grinder (home grinding is preferable over buying ground coffee) Kettle Scale Tamper Wooden spoon Brew Time 4 minutes The French press has been around since 1929, and its design has changed very little since then. Its...

ESPRESSO BREWING

What you’ll need: Coffee beans Espresso machine Cup Double basket, bottomless portafilter Grinder Scale Tamper Timer Brew Time 25 – 30 seconds The espresso machine, used correctly, creates that perfect layer of crema on top. The coffee will have a lot of body,...