Believe it or not, a good grinder is the most important piece of coffee equipment you can own. It can be overlooked in favour of exciting new brewing devices or other shiny equipment, but your grinder is doing a lot of heavy lifting in determining the quality of your coffee.
Toshi Ishiwata is Market Lane Coffee’s quality control manager and dedicated sourcer of Brazilian coffee. In this Japanese-language book, Toshi discusses his work with Market Lane and all things coffee!
In the coffee industry, 'cupping' is the formal name we give coffee tasting.When coffees are experienced comparatively, their different flavour profiles emerge. Cupping is a great way to develop your palate.