Felipe Cisneros Traviesa

Fly with me to Quito, Ecuador and meet coffee icon Felipe Cisneros; owner of Traviesa. At an altitude of 2850 meters above sea level lies the city of Quito. Constructed on the foundations of an ancient Incan city, Quito is known for its well-preserved colonial center and the beautiful surroundingRead More →

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Beans: 5 Brewing Blend, Guatemala Miravalle Farm, Colombia Popayan Caturra, Typica, Castillo.Shop: 5 Brewing, Seoul, South Korea. 5 Brewing Blend: Background information. This is the review of the 5 Brewing Blend, a blend that was carefully selected by roaster Do Hyung Soo, who happens to be the owner of 5Read More →

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Beans: 5 Brewing, Aricha, Heirloom, Washed, Gedeo Area, Yirgacheffe, Ethiopia.Shop: 5 Brewing, coffee shop, Seoul, South Korea. 5 Brewing – Aricha Natural: Background information. Once more I will take you to the countries of Ethiopia and Seoul. This Ethiopian Aricha Natural is roasted by Do Hyung Soo; South Korean BaristaRead More →

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Beans: 5 Brewing, Ethiopia Heirloom, Washed, Chelba, Yirgacheffe, Ethiopia.Shop: 5 Brewing, Seoul, South Korea. 5 Brewing – Ethiopia Chelba: Background information. Coffee from the Yirgacheffe region is well known for its superior quality when it comes to flavours and aromas. This particular coffee was roasted by Do Hyung Soo fromRead More →

Do Hyung Soo: You brew, I guide

5 Brewing has become one of my favourite coffee shops in Seoul. It’s the high level of hospitality and the consistent great brewing of coffee that makes me come back every time. It is Do Hyung Soo who is the driving force behind 5 Brewing using his personal motto: YouRead More →