Introduction to Roasting
Every Sunday at 9 AM

Introduction to Roasting

Embark on a flavorful journey with Balam Organic's 'Introduction to Coffee Roasting' event, an exclusive, hands-on workshop designed for coffee enthusiasts. This 2.5-hour session, held on Sundays from 9:00 to 11:30 AM, offers an intimate learning experience with a maximum of four students per class, ensuring personalized attention and an immersive experience.

Starting from March, join us every Sunday morning to uncover the secrets behind transforming green coffee beans into aromatic, flavorful roasts. This workshop is perfect for anyone curious about the roasting process, whether you're a coffee aficionado, an aspiring home roaster, or simply looking to expand your coffee knowledge.

Workshop Highlights:

  • Roasting Fundamentals: Dive deep into the world of coffee roasting, learning about different bean varieties, the science of roasting, and how it affects flavor profiles.
  • Hands-On Roasting: Experience the roasting process firsthand using professional-grade equipment under the guidance of our expert roasters.
  • Roast Profiles and Techniques: Understand the art of creating different roast levels, from light to dark, and how they influence the taste of the coffee.
  • Small Group Learning: With a limit of four students per session, enjoy a focused and interactive learning environment.
  • Tasting and Analysis: Savor the fruits of your labor by tasting different roasts and discussing their unique characteristics.
  • Take-Home Roasted Beans: Leave with a bag of your own roasted coffee, a tangible reminder of your newfound skills.

Event Details:

  • Price: $250 per person
  • Duration: 2.5 hours (9:00 to 11:30 AM)
  • Dates: Every Sunday, starting from March
  • Location: Balam Organic: The Original Farmers Market, 6333 W 3rd St, Los Angeles, CA 90036
  • Registration: Book your spot through our website by clicking the "Join Now" button. Spaces are limited to four students per session, so early registration is encouraged.

Additional Information:

  • Class Confirmation: This class will hold with more than 2 students.
  • Audience: This is a basic introduction to roasting, ideal for someone who has never roasted coffee but is curious about the process. If you have experience roasting already, look out for our future professional roasting class!

Note: This event is suited for individuals of all skill levels, and no prior roasting experience is required. All roasting equipment and coffee beans will be provided by Balam Organic. Participants are recommended to wear comfortable attire suitable for a hands-on workshop environment.

Join us at Balam Organic for this unique 'Introduction to Coffee Roasting' event. Discover the satisfying art of coffee roasting and take your first step into the world of specialty coffee. Let's roast, taste, and celebrate the magic of coffee together!

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