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Making GREAT coffee taste BAD
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Started this discussion. Last reply by Coffee Lover Sep 17, 2009.

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Aug 17, 2012
Coffee Lover replied to Barry's discussion Making GREAT coffee taste BAD
"I truly believe making good (great ) coffee is a gift some people have it some people don't. Usually because they personally don't care. I love people and I love coffee and people love my coffee. I had the same experience awhile ago and…"
Sep 17, 2009
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Sep 15, 2009
Matthew Gee replied to Barry's discussion Making GREAT coffee taste BAD
"It's a typical problem and to be honest, there could have been a lot more going wrong than just the milk. Maybe the extraction was terrible - the barista may have needed to tweak the grind to ensure his/her flow was "in the zone" of…"
Apr 22, 2009
Barry replied to Barry's discussion Making GREAT coffee taste BAD
"HI David, I did my barista courses with you a couple of yaers ago and I also do some teaching at a large school in Brisbane. The whole year 12 hospitality class is doing a barista course with your Brisbane school today"
Apr 9, 2009
Barry replied to Barry's discussion Making GREAT coffee taste BAD
"Couldn't agree more. I'm sure the larger companies don't have enough staff to continually go and train people but it sure damages their good reputation when this sort of thing happens. We're have a mobile coffee service and also…"
Apr 9, 2009
David Gee replied to Barry's discussion Making GREAT coffee taste BAD
"You would think that if you sell coffee you would learn how to make it. It is great that there are more and more good places to get coffee but amazing that there are still so many places that have no idea. To protect their brand the coffee company…"
Apr 7, 2009
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Apr 5, 2009
Barry posted a discussion

Making GREAT coffee taste BAD

I guess we've all been out and felt like a coffee and found somewhere that uses one of your favourite coffee beans. It happened to me this week when I was hanging out for a coffee and saw a coffee shop advertising they used a very good brand of coffee.I usually try to see the machine before ordering to see if it's clean and the steam wand is not caked with milk. No such luck at this place and when I received the coffee, it was undrinkable. They obviously did not use a thermometer and tried to…See More
Apr 5, 2009

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Nerida (my wife) and I own a mobile coffee business and also distribute both wholesale and retail Queensland grown and roasted ORGANIC Coffee. We are really proud to support Australian coffee growers. We know exactly where the coffee has come from and when it was picked and roasted. We love drinking and discussing great coffee. Our business is Anyone for Coffee. WE also sell Expobar coffee machines

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