Virtual Tasting: Home
Home: Where are the available days/times for tastings?
You can see available days/times here - https://driftaway.coffee/schedule-private-tasting/ Please e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org for any custom requests. We'll do our best to accommodate. Reschedul…
Home: Do I need a gram scale?
Each coffee that we'll brew during the tasting comes in a =pre-weighed pouch, so no scale is required.
Home: Should I grind the coffees before the Tasting?
We recommend grinding about 10 minutes before the session, but no sooner than that. If you have a hand grinder, it may take a few extra minutes and you should definitely grind it ahead of time.
Home: When do you send the Virtual Tasting Kits (boxes)?
We'll ship it approx. 10 days before your scheduled tasting, so that all participants receive fresh coffee just in time for the session (with a little bit of buffer). We'll share tracking information…
Home: What if the Virtual Tasting Kit doesn’t get to the participant on time?
We know that shipments can get delayed, especially during this pandemic, so we monitor tracking info and will alert you if we think the package won't get to you in time and look for alternate options…
Home: Should I grind the coffees before the session?
We recommend grinding about 10 minutes before the session, but no sooner than that. If you have a hand grinder, it may take a few extra minutes.
Home: What if my kit arrives late?
We will send tracking info for all kits in your intro email. Check if tracking says it arrived or is still in transit. . Still in transit with an arrival date after your current scheduled session, an…
Home: Can I attend part of a class?
We go through a a step by step process, so it’s not possible (or fair to the other participants) to arrive more than 10 minutes late, or jump in and out, and also participate. However, if you do need…
Home: Will ground coffee be good for the tasting?
We do recommend grinding your own coffee right before the tasting for an optimal experience, but we have tested our ground samples, and feel confident that you will still have just-as-great an experi…
Home: Can I schedule a session if I don't have a grinder?
Yes! Although we recommend whole bean for the optimal tasting experience, we can provide ground coffees for the tasting.