Coffee News: from Seed to Cup

FROM THE VAULT

What is the Swiss Gold filter? The elegant and classy Coffee for One Swiss Gold Filter was developed by Frieling USA Inc in collaboration …

Is there anything more recognizably Italian than an espresso? Last month, I boarded a plane with one mission in mind: to learn more about …

How do you go from manufacturing toys to manufacturing coffee devices? The AeroPress might just be one of the most famous brewing devices around. …

Sensorial degradation in green coffee can represent significant financial losses for producers, traders, and roasters. Yet while a certain degree of degradation over time …

 

 

World of Coffee is Europe’s largest coffee trade show and it takes place in a different city every year. 2019 saw Berlin play host …

What makes coffee different from other commodities? How does climate change impact supply – and is a high supply really a good thing, anyway? …

 

The coffee industry is made up of many individual relationships that depend on mutual trust and good communication. To better understand what producers value …

It’s time to reconsider the relationship between farms and mills. All of us in the specialty industry have the same aim: high-quality coffee. Working …

The naked portafilter is an increasingly popular espresso machine mod in the specialty world. But why? And does it actually make a difference to …

“I want to farm specialty coffee,” our driver, Eder, says. “But my brother doesn’t want to.” We’re driving up a bumpy road in the …

Water: it makes up 94–98% of your cup of coffee. But it’s not just the biggest ingredient in your beverage. Its temperature (along with …

Have you ever struggled to keep your espresso extraction time consistent? Perhaps you’ve checked the machine to confirm the pressure and temperature are steady. …

I arrived in Havana and got straight to business.  Normally when looking for new sources of coffee, I might go to the known coffee …

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 …

Growing, harvesting, sorting, grinding, dosing, extracting. As consumers, many of us might be familiar with what coffee has to go through before it arrives …

Guatemalan coffees are classics, known and loved by many consumers across the globe. They’re a common feature on any roastery or importer’s menu – …

But what about the coffee shop & cafe culture. What does his average Costa Rican customer drink or desire?  F. Solano, met with Glen, a …

When it comes to coffee, a lot of things are subjective. One thing that is not, however, is espresso machine maintenance. Keeping that machine …