Out of the Grey panama boquete logo

Beans: Typica, Washed & Patio dried, Boquete, Panama. Shop: Out of the Grey, Pennsylvania, USA. Panama Boquete – Background information: Boquete is a region in the north of Panama where some of the best Panamanian coffee comes from. This particular coffee is from a small farm that lies in theRead More →

Smit & Dorlas Rwanda Filter logo

Bean: Red Bourbon, single estate, Experimental Natural, Shop: Smit & Dorlas, webshop, The Netherlands. For many of you the name Smit & Dorlas will conjure up the image of coffee that is served in many bars and restaurants. Smit & Dorlas, however, also have a specialty coffee line that harvestsRead More →

Smit & Dorlas Rwanda Package

Bean: Red Bourbon, Single Estate, Experimental. Shop: Smit & Dorlas, Webshop, The Netherlands For many of you the name Smit & Dorlas will conjure up the image of coffee that is served in many bars and restaurants. Smit & Dorlas, however, also have a specialty coffee line that harvests someRead More →

Out of the Grey - Kenya AA

Beans: Kenya AA, Natural process, Kenya, Africa. Shop: Out of the Grey, Pennsylvania, USA. Out of the Grey – Kenya AA: Background information. This Kenya AA coffee comes from the highlands of Kenya and are grown at an altitude between 1600 and 1800 meters. The coffee is harvested at severalRead More →

Monks Coffee Roasters shop front

Beans: Brazil, Yirgacheffe, Peru Shop: Monks Coffee Roasters, Amsterdam, The Netherlands Monks Coffee Roasters – House Blend: Background information. Monks Coffee roasters is a coffee shop in the western part of Amsterdam. The owner of this hotspot is Patrick Abbott: an Irishman who ended up in The Netherlands after livingRead More →

Nicaragua Selva Negra

Beans: Nicaragua Selva Negra, Bourbon/Caturra/Catuai, Washed, Nicaragua. Shop: Out of the Grey, webshop, Pennsylvania, USA. Nicaragua Selva Negra – Background information. The Nicaragua Selva Negra is a very special coffee in the way that it leaves a negative carbon footprint and it is something the farmholders are very proud of.Read More →

The Amsterdam Coffee Festival 2018 Logo

The Amsterdam Coffee Festival 2018 was a blast. Right now it is the morning after the day before and the caffeine has finally left my body. Even though I was at the Amsterdam Coffee Festival 2018 for just one day, it left a big impression on me.      Read More →

Out of the Grey - Daterra Sweet Yellow

Beans: Daterra Sweet Yellow, Yellow Bourbon, pulped semi-washed, Brazil. Shop: Out of the Grey, webshop, Pennsylvania, USA. Brazilian Daterra Sweet Yellow – Background information. Daterra, or ‘from the earth’, was founded as a brand in 1976 in Brazil. De founding family, however, has its roots in coffee since 1908 whenRead More →

Beans: Yemen Mocha, Java Estate, fully washed, sun dried, Java and Yemen. Shop: Out of the Grey, Pennsylvania, USA. Out of the Grey – Mocha Java (government blend): Background information The Mocha Java blend is probably one of the oldest blends in the history of coffee. The story behind itRead More →