Roasting Quality Coffee with Jacob Asher Galbraith: A Culinary Journey in Roanoke

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Jacob Asher Galbraith, a native of Northern Virginia, is the owner of Asher’s Coffee Beans, a coffee shop located in Roanoke’s Old Southwest at the corner of Fifth Street and Campbell Avenue. With a passion for quality coffee and a background in the culinary arts, Galbraith brings a unique perspective to the coffee industry. He holds a degree in culinary nutrition from Johnson & Wales University and has previously worked as a chef at Wilderness Adventure in New Castle and headed dining services at Springtree Health & Rehabilitation Center in Roanoke.

In 2021, Galbraith launched his own coffee business, starting with a pop-up event at a hardware store in Salem. He then expanded to farmer’s markets and began wholesaling his coffee. The coffee shop offers about 17 different blends and single origin coffees sourced from around the world. The current best-selling roast is a low-acid blend from Peru, and the shop is located at 425 Campbell Ave S.W. in Roanoke.

Galbraith roasts his beans at the LEAP kitchen using an Aillio Bullet drum roaster, ensuring that every cup of coffee is expertly prepared. His dedication to sourcing the finest beans from different regions has set Asher’s Coffee Beans apart from other coffee shops in the area. Customers can enjoy a variety of blends and single origin coffees, all roasted in-house and served with care.

Asher’s Coffee Beans is a welcome addition to the Roanoke coffee scene, offering a taste of passion and expertise in every cup. With his unique perspective on quality coffee and his background in the culinary arts, Galbraith brings something new to the table for coffee lovers in Roanoke and beyond.

Jacob Asher Galbraith, a native of Northern Virginia, is the owner of Asher’s Coffee Beans, a coffee shop located in Roanoke’s Old Southwest at the corner of Fifth Street and Campbell Avenue. With a passion for quality coffee and a background in the culinary arts, Galbraith brings a unique perspective to the coffee industry. He…

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