In the shadow of the broken fair trade industry stands a Dutch entrepreneur who DOES make a change. Meet Jeroen Brugman; founder of Ikigai Coffee and the man who helps the coffee farmers by creating public awareness through coffee. Anyone who has ever been in the presence of Jeroen Brugman
As you all know, I am a big fan of both Cafflano and Ankomn. Together with the famous Italian Instagram influencer CoffeeAndLucas, I am hosting a huge give-away this week! On Thursday the 12th of december 2019 I will host the give-away of 3 Cafflano Go-Brew’s and 3 Ankomn Turn-And-Seal
During the Taiwan International Coffee Show 2019, I met four Nicaraguan coffee exporters. After doing a cupping with them I decided to write an article about my findings on their Nicaraguan coffee samples. In part 2 I will discuss the H1 Centroamericano Washed, Honey washed and Natural. Finca Las Promesas
During the Taiwan International Coffee Show 2019, I met four Nicaraguan coffee exporters. After doing a cupping with them I decided to write an article about my findings on their Nicaraguan coffee samples.In part 1 I will discuss the AFN Santa Teresa Bourbon, AFN Villa Guadalupe Yellow Catuai, Sajonia La
As you all know I’m a big fan of Cafflano brewers; I travel the world and always bring coffee on my travels. There is no greater joy in being able to bring along a brewer that is light, easy to carry and easy to use. I have been looking forward
In the concrete maze of Osaka there is a small shop called Lilo Coffee Roasters. This ‘easy to mis’ shop is the home of the perpetual smile of Keita Nakamura: Barista, Roaster and mentor of the staff of Lilo Coffee Roasters. Lilo Coffee Roasters is a brand that I encounter
Beans: Greenway Coffee, Kabare, SL28, SL34, Ruiru 11, washed, Kirinyaga, Kenya.Shop: Greenway Coffee & Tea, Houston, Texas. Greenway Coffee – Kabare: Background information: The Kirinyaga District (where the Kabare station is located) is home to 800 farmers, those of whom live on the same land (Mt. Kenya) they farm from.
Best coffee shops in Quito, Ecuador.Ecuador; the country that is famous for the Galapagos Islands and the primary rainforest that connects with the Amazon. The capitol of this beautiful country is Quito. Situated at an altitude of 2850 meters above sea level, the city is rich in historical buildings and
Beans: Scrimshaw, Villa Sarchi – Guatemala, Sidamo – Ethiopia, Bourbons and Sarchi Morarara – Brazil. Greenway, Houston, Texas, USA. Greenway Coffee – Scrimshaw: Background information. Greenway Coffee from Houston wanted to create an espresso blend that represents a new beginning and an understanding to the past: the Scrimshaw espresso blend.
Beans: Tipoj, Caturra, Bourbon, Washed, Huehuetenango, Guatemala.Shop: Keen Coffee, webshop, Utrecht, The Netherlands Keen Coffee – Tipoj: Background information. The Tipoj espresso blend is a fully washed coffee with Caturra and Bourbon beans from the Tipoj farm. This farm is owned by Gaspard Diaz Domingo, a coffee producer from the