Nov. 30, 2011 4:26 PM Facebook Twitter Show more sharing options Share Close extra sharing options Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Copy Link URLCopied! Print 1 Food The next DIY frontier: roasting coffee beans at home Food The next DIY frontier: roasting coffee beans at home Raw coffee beans get the do-it-yourself treatment as java aficionados jump at the chance to roast their own blend. 2 Food Coffee in L.A.: Above and beyond a cup of joe Food Coffee in L.A.: Above and beyond a cup of joe A new wave of Los Angeles-area cafes is brewing up more sophisticated flavors with a mix of methods. The result? A jolt to a coffee culture steeped in ho-hum tastes. 3 Food Artisans of the roast Food Artisans of the roast The best microroasters are treating their coffees like fine wines, sourcing great single-origin beans and fashioning estate blends.