Our most popular class, this is a 5 day course for beginner, intermediate or advanced coffee roasters. There's something for everyone in this interactive roasting workshop that takes place in our CLI classroom and in our sister company's roastery, Vermont Artisan Coffee & Tea, Co.
Learn about green coffees & their unique characteristics from a multitude of source regions. Learn hands on roasting techniques on several different roasters; a 1 kilo Sonfresco sample roaster; a 3 kilo Diedrich, 7 kilo Ghibli; a 15 kilo wood-fired Ghibli; a 15 kilo Giesen; & a 60 kilo Renegade drum roaster, among others. Interactive roasting & cupping exercises take place daily in a small classroom setting.
Class Size: Maximum 12 (during Covid); minimum 6
Instructor: Mané Alves