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Caffeine Levels in Coffee: Busting a Myth

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Delivered to the baristas at my local Starbucks after becoming perpetually annoyed with the lack of education regarding the subject. Myth: Lighter Roasted Coffee Has More Caffeine In reality, caffeine levels remain consistent regardless of roast level. Let’s take a deeper look. To Roast a Bean Green coffee is an inherently dense, heavy substance. It’s very similar to the pit of a cherry—hard and completely inedible. As coffee is roasted, countless chemical reactions are occurring within the bean. Similar to baking, the…

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