Coffee News: from Seed to Cup

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Roasters, choosing the best packaging for your coffee is about a lot more than just an attractive design – although that’s important too. Your …

Of all of our senses, taste interests me the most. As a chef I’m biased, but my interest doesn’t stop at how things taste: …

Roasting competitions and events can enable you to improve your roasting skills, build valuable relationships, promote your brand, and gain insight into where the …

The SCAE Excellence Awards are coming up, and you have the opportunity to nominate someone deserving of recognition. Perhaps you know a young café …

 
 

What makes a great latte even more special, you ask? A little flower in your coffee. You might be a seasoned barista looking to …

Looking to buy a new tamper? Not all tampers are the same, and one of the most commonly discussed differences is the type of …

 

World Coffee Producers Forum (WCPF) 2017 was a historical moment in the coffee industry. For the first time, a world coffee conference was focused …

Milk steaming and latte art are two essential skills for any barista. Neither are easy to master, especially when you first start, but I’ve …

Last year, a peace agreement between the Colombian government and the FARC rebels went into effect, ending over 50 years of warfare but also …

Not so long ago, Ugandan specialty coffee was almost unheard of. This East African country was mainly known for its Robusta crops. Yet times …

The world’s third-largest producer of coffee and fourth-largest exporter. Almost 100 genetic varieties of Arabica. A total of 748 spoken languages. Yes, we’re talking …

There are many areas in which Ixil Guatemalans want to see progress: education, health, food sovereignty, economic diversification, and coffee leaf rust (la roya) …

It’s out there, but most people don’t know about it. Even some locals aren’t aware that specialty coffee is being farmed in Houaphan province, …

Good coffee trees are vital, especially if you work in an environment where the better cup tends to pay better – like we specialty …

Most Ethiopian mornings begin with the same, time-honored tradition. Charcoal is gathered in the fire pit and then a flame is lit and fanned. …

Did you know that women make up 75% of Africa’s coffee farming workforce? Africa produces a vast variety of uniquely delicious coffees. From the …

Apart from choosing the right beans, the key to a great cup of coffee is in the preparation. Imagine you had the chance to …

Venezuela, a beautiful nation with exceptionally beautiful people. But what about coffee? Did you know at one time Venezuela was ranked close to Colombia …