FreshRoast SR500 Coffee Roaster is the most capable Roaster for your dollar we know of. Simple enough a novice can roast a great tasting specialty coffee with little practice or Coffee Know how. Capable enough that when experienced you can control the Heat Element and Fan speed to create any number of very special Roast profiles. Same size and capacity as the Fresh Roast SR300 with the addition of heat and fan control make this a great roaster for beginners or folks who like to roast small batches with greater control of the roast profile. Less than 10 minutes to roast and cool. Clean up is so easy. Free shipping in the continental USA, plus 4 LBs select Gourmet Coffee beans
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We love this Roaster! It's easy to clean, Doesn't make much of a mess, will make some smoke especially at Dark roasts, fast (light roast start to finish in 8 minutes), Lots of control Heat, Fan, time, volume, can do dark roasts (just stay under 4.1 ounces), Easy to Hear, see, and smell the roast, and the parts that you might drop and break are available for a reasonable replacement cost.
Timer counts down in Tenths of a minute (6 seconds) for precise control of the roast.
Roast 4.5 ounces of green coffee in about ten minutes, enough for 20 cups of coffee.to see what you'll get with your FreshRoast SR500 Roaster.
Fluid Bed Roasters like the SR500 produce a generally brighter roast (of the same bean) than a Drum type roaster and may require a little more time to develop darker roasts than stove top methods. Some smoke is produced especially at Dark roast levels.