Description About Stumptown Coffee Roasters - Hair Bender
Stumptown's signature blend, Hair Bender brings sweet cherry and rich fudge flavor notes to espresso or drip coffee. A blend of South American, Indonesian and East African varietals, this year-round roast will keep you cozy and well-caffeinated cup after cup.
- Coffee Type: Whole Bean
- Product Size: 12 oz
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Recommended Brew Methods
We recommend a 16:1 water to coffee ratio for your dosing. Use a scale for best results! For pour over, use a medium-coarse grind size somewhere between drip and press levels. Start with a short pour to wet the grounds and “bloom” the coffee for 30 seconds, followed by two more pours, divided in half to reach the appropriate remaining ratio of water to coffee.
Start with a 16:1 water-to-coffee ratio for your dosing. You’ll want a medium grind size for drip brewing that’s finer than what you’d use for pourover. Make sure you give the filter basket a shake to evenly distribute the grounds in the filter for best results. Turn on your brewer and it’ll do the rest!
Superautos make brewing espresso easy. All you need to do is add beans to the hopper and press a button to pull yourself a shot. If your shot is a bit sour you’ll want to dial the grinder a little bit finer and try again. If it’s bitter, dial it a little coarser. You can find instructions on how to do this for your machine in the manual. Just remember to avoid oily beans that can clog your superauto’s grinder!
About The Roaster
Roasted Fresh in Portland, Oregon
In the Pacific Northwest, the coffee competition is stiff. With world-renowned roasters and famous cafes in virtually every city, the region is packed with exquisite coffee options. At the top is Stumptown Coffee Roasters. Founded in Portland, Oregon in 1999, Stumptown has built a worldwide reputation through its great-tasting coffee products, diverse sourcing, and excellent direct trade business practices.