Roasting at home or basically homeroasting is the effort to be better than your local roaster. Or suit your individual needs. But to get there its a long way home! Basically first you are figuring out preselection of beans (defects, pearl beans, mis-colouring) perfect batch size (in my case 200g is better than 150g in … Continue reading Getting used to roasting
We are doing a repair café every last wednesday of the month at the Werkstadt Haus Tübingen. A couple of repair enthusiasts, some organizers and just a bunch of nice people gather together to repair old memories of the past (e.g. radios, CD plays, vinyl players but even smartphones, laptops etc.) We ended up having … Continue reading Repair Café – the numbers
As some of you might know – I do like coffee. Coffee of any kind. Brewing technique of every kind. In the past I did a lot of experiements in regards of buying, consuming and roasting by my self. Top of the line was a Severin popcorn maker modified to have independent heating and fand … Continue reading Homeroasting with Kaldi
Visiting old friends is best! As a friend started up new in Vienna and actually has been a colleague to a friend of my guys at the shared appartement, we hit for a roadtrip to Vienna. Heading from Reutlingen to Salzburg via Linz to Vienna! A town with lots and lots of historical place and … Continue reading Roadtripping Austria
The “Anstiftung”, previously known as Anstiftung Ertomis decided to start a collaborative online platform for open workshops of any kind. So we met up at Hobby Himmel a professionally run tech shop style format of an open workshop. By beeing professional they do care about OEE or availabilty of parts unlike the other hobbyist workshops … Continue reading Checking out Hobby Himmel
After visiting Split in 2015 with students we simply went for an AirBnB in Zagreb 🙂 Actually not a bad place to live…
After some month without travelling I headed out to Paris! Thanks to the TGV and Deutsche Bahn Stuttgart – Paris is about 4 hours without any security checks (plane) or traffic jam (car). Lovely town, awesome food and simply an old friend to visit.
Every now and then – I head to Japan to visit family, friends and some other bunch of people 🙂 This year I had the chance to leave for mor than a month and gladly I travelled a lot! At first, I travelled to Shikoku, visited marvelous cities like Kochi, Shimanto and the beaches and … Continue reading Japan, Japan, it’s all about Japan!
As every year – I’m in Japan. For now I will spend five weeks in and I’m pretty much enjoying this stay! Family is in good condition and Japan’s economy looks more or less stable.
No thought had been spent and we booked a flight to Morocco. Gracefully Lufthansa went on strike so we had to rebook 10 hours before departure. Thanks LH 🙂 Anyhow – lovely experiences with all those fun people we met!