News and Upcoming Events

A Blueprint to End Hunger

Here in America many of us take a fully belly for granted–yet in some coffee-growing regions, food insecurity is a huge issue. Hunger leads to malnutrition, the greatest cause of death and disease among children in these settings. The Specialty Coffee Association of America’s (SCAA) Sustainability Council is changing this. By teaching techniques...

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Education

Notes from the Master: Over-Roasted Coffee?

June 16, 2014 | Caravan Coffee

Still troubleshooting why your coffee tastes bitter? Last week we talked about how coffee will easily stale and pick up freezer flavors. Here’s another possibility: you’ve got over-roasted coffee. Every...

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Education, News and Upcoming Events

You Can Change the World with Coffee

June 10, 2014 | Caravan Coffee

As our world shifts, the need for sustainability in the coffee industry just keeps growing. To that end, Fair Trade USA recently hosted its 15th Annual Producer Forum, which brought...

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Education

A Note From the Master: Stale Coffee

June 04, 2014 | Caravan Coffee

When coffee meets oxygen, the chemical compounds begin to oxidize. The result? Dull taste and flat aromatics: staling. To slow staling, keep your precious beans away from oxygen, moisture, heat,...

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Coffee Cupping Instructions

May 29, 2014 | Caravan Coffee

Coffee Cupping Instructions Perhaps you’re seen a coffee connoisseur sampling a gourmet coffee and wondered… ‘what’s that guy doing?’ or …. ‘did he just spit out that coffee?’ Chances are...

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A Note from the Master: A Ban on Coffee

May 29, 2014 | Caravan Coffee

The proliferation of coffee houses in seventeenth century London made King Charles II nervous. Coffee houses were ideal places to chew the political fat, which could perhaps include ideas of...

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Public Tasting: Learn about Cupping Friday at 9:30am

May 29, 2014 | Caravan Coffee

We invite you to come experience the amazing aromas and flavors of our fresh roasted coffee. Free to the public on Friday at 9:30am. This week we are tasting: Ethiopia...

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Public Tasting: Papua New Guinea Side-By-Side Comparison

May 23, 2014 | Caravan Coffee

We invite you to come experience the amazing aromas and flavors of our fresh roasted coffee. Free to the public on Friday at 9:30am. This week we are tasting: Papua...

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Education, Podcasts and Videos

A Note from the Master: My take on Sumatra Mandheling

May 23, 2014 | Caravan Coffee

You will either love it or hate it. And if you hate it you may even grow to love our Sumatra Mandheling. Coffees in Sumatra are traditionally processed using a...

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All About World Renown Guatemala Antigua La Flor

May 08, 2014 | Marcus Karaffa in Sales and Development

Guatemala Antigua La Flor is a world renown coffee. At Caravan, we’re privileged to have our industry famous owner/operator Pete Miller here at Caravan Coffee share his experience and love of this...

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