Posts Tagged ‘el valle’

Farm Update from our Green Coffee Buyer

Here is the latest report from Bob, on his recent visit to Guatemala! I recently traveled to Antigua Guatemala to visit with our producer partners, the Gonzales family of Finca el Valle. We hammered out our contract for the upcoming year and discussed current challenges they face. The harvest is slowly starting, the first delivery Read more

Quick cupping notes from early August

Just wanted to make a quick post and let you know what’s been standing out on our cupping table lately. In the Americas, it’s all La Minita, La Trinidad, and El Valle.  La Minita has to take top honors right now – juicy tangerine acidity, gorgeous body, sweet maple flavor, complex, inviting, and a finish Read more

New Crop Coffees

The 2008 crop coffees from Central America are starting to arrive! We can expect these coffees to taste even more delicious as they settle-in during the weeks to come, but roasters are nevertheless talking about the fresh new arrivals. Here’s what the Olympia roasters have to say around the cupping table: Organic Nicaragua Isabelia : Read more