cambrew88 Senior Member Joined: 20 Feb 2013 Posts: 4 Location: Augusta Expertise: Just starting
Posted Wed Feb 20, 2013, 12:34pm Subject: Re: Best Popcorn Popper - Best Home Roaster?
I have had incredible results with the West Bend Poppery II. You can roast about 5 ounces at a time. I found that to be extremely time consuming so I bought a whirley pop at bed, bath and beyond for $20 bucks (far cheaper than any west bend you can find on eBay). It's a stovetop popper, but once I got the timing, heat from the stove (I use a gas stove) down, I found this to be an incredible home roasting device. I am able to roast about 3/4 of a pound at a time with very good results. It's time consuming, usually takes me about 9 minutes to reach the first crack, however, I have had very good results. With that said, I have heard very good things about the Behmor 1600. I like the whirley pop because I love to put in the effort, pay close attention to what I'm roasting and revel in the fact that I hand roasted it. Hope this helps!
Symbols: = New Posts since your last visit = No New Posts since last visit = Newest post
Forum Rules: No profanity, illegal acts or personal attacks will be tolerated in these discussion boards. No commercial posting of any nature will be tolerated; only private sales by private individuals, in the "Buy and Sell" forum. No SEO style postings will be tolerated. SEO related posts will result in immediate ban from CoffeeGeek. No cross posting allowed - do not post your topic to more than one forum, nor repost a topic to the same forum. Who Can Read The Forum? Anyone can read posts in these discussion boards. Who Can Post New Topics? Any registered CoffeeGeek member can post new topics. Who Can Post Replies? Any registered CoffeeGeek member can post replies. Can Photos be posted? Anyone can post photos in their new topics or replies. Who can change or delete posts? Any CoffeeGeek member can edit their own posts. Only moderators can delete posts. Probationary Period: If you are a new signup for CoffeeGeek, you cannot promote, endorse, criticise or otherwise post an unsolicited endorsement for any company, product or service in your first five postings.