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How to Use a Chemex

The Chemex coffeemaker makes it easy to brew great tasting pour over coffee at home. When paired with our Charleston Coffee Roasters coffee, the Chemex produces coffee that is smooth, clean, flavorful, and never bitter. Surprisingly, the Chemex coffeemaker has been around since 1941. Invented by Dr. Peter Schlumbohm PhD, the design has changed little […]

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Espresso Porter Glazed Pork Ribs

Our roasting facility for a long time was in the same building as the Palmetto Brewery in downtown Charleston. So it was a natural fit for us to team up to create a special beer featuring our coffee. After trying several roasts and different coffee beans, we settled on a Porter style beer that uses an Espresso […]

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Differences Between Single-Origin and Blends

At Charleston Coffee Roasters, we slowly roast all of our coffees to order. We start with premium Arabica beans, carefully selected from farms around the globe that maintain traditional, sustainable growing practices. We then hand roast slowly, in small batches (learn more about our roasting process here). Each bag is dated so you know it’s […]

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How to Make Cold Brew Coffee at Home

One of the hottest trends in coffee right now is Cold Brew Coffee. Surely you have been seeing a lot more of it in coffee shops and in the refrigerator case of your local grocery store lately. But have you wondered what it is, and how it differs from your typical iced coffee? Here at […]

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Decoding Coffee Labels

If you have ever read a bag of coffee closely, you will see many different symbols, terms, and certifications printed all over it. As a consumer, it is hard to know what they all mean, and why they matter when you are buying coffee. At Charleston Coffee Roasters, we take all of these certifications and […]

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Coffee Facts from A-Z

Are you as obsessed with coffee as we are? How well do you know your coffee knowledge? Test yourself with our coffee facts from A-Z! AA Capital letters usually indicate the grade, or size of a bean, ie. Kenya AA. AA is Kenya’s highest grade involving large beans and a limit on the number of […]

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Honey Bourbon Coffee Cocktail

French press coffee has become quite a popular brewing method (learn how to do it here). It lends itself to a cup of coffee that is bold and thick in flavor, but smooth in taste. Innovative cocktail masters are now taking that same press technique, and applying it to craft cocktails. The layering and infusing […]

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How to Prepare the Best Tasting Cup of Coffee

Are you always in search of the perfect cup of coffee? Do you obsess over every detail related to your coffee: from buying the best beans, to taking the utmost care in its preparation, and even to how you store your coffee? So do we. At Charleston Coffee Roasters, our mission is to deliver the […]

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