Caravaning, Culture Snapshots, Featured

Women In Coffee – Traudel Germann Mick

Deep through the tortuous roads of Villa Rica, Peru, over the Andes mountains from the metropolis of Lima, is a bonny coffee farm. With varieties like Pacamara, Red Catuai, and Gesha lining the dusty roads for kilometers before the final grind to the house, worker lodgings, and processing facilities, Finca Santa...

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Customer Spotlight, Featured

Women in Coffee – Cole Werfelman

March 09, 2016 | Alex Koeppen

In continued celebration of International Womens Day we’ve interviewed barista Cole Werfelman from the The South Store Cafe and asked her to talk about her views and experiences of being a woman in the coffee industry. Cole...

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Featured, News and Upcoming Events

Women in Coffee -Mica Villasenor

February 29, 2016 | Alex Koeppen

In celebration of International Womens Day on March 8th we’ve interviewed two women and asked them to talk about their views and experiences of being a woman in the coffee industry. Our...

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Education, Featured

Your bread and butter – The importance of a clean machine

February 16, 2016 | Alex Koeppen

For those of us who have ever worked in or owned a coffee shop, we are all probably very aware of the expense of an espresso machine. To get a...

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artisan, Coffee, El Salvador, Featured, Love, New Coffee, News and Upcoming Events

El Salvador Las Isabellas: A love affair with coffee

February 09, 2016 | Alex Koeppen

Almost 15 years ago, a young man in his early 20’s came into my store-front with some green coffee and a big smile. He told me his name was Francisco...

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101, Featured, News and Upcoming Events

47 Tips To Make Pour Over Coffee Like A Barista

January 16, 2016 | Caravan Coffee

Our partner, Handground, recently released an amazing article and quoted Kat Stauffer, Caravan’s Tasting Room Manager on brewing through the Able Kone. She says, “The Able Kone tends to brew...

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Caravaning, Featured, News and Upcoming Events

Caravan’s 2016 Road Map

January 04, 2016 | Caravan Coffee

We are going on a Road Trip! And your Caravan Team has a Road Map for our 2016 road trip. This is going to be a great adventure. Like every...

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Customer Spotlight, Featured, Giving Back

Customer Spotlight: McMinnville Fire Department

December 28, 2015 | Caravan Coffee

Recently I was given the opportunity to visit one of our newest customers, the McMinnville Fire Department. As I walk through their halls, I am in awe of the stories...

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Caravaning, Featured, Giving Back

Caravan Coffee: 2015 Recap

December 19, 2015 | Caravan Coffee

New Roaster This year we said goodbye to our old roaster, Cisco, and welcomed our new roaster Franc. Franc is also a 25lb roaster but with some added features that...

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Caravaning, Featured

The Face of Ethiopia Coffee

December 10, 2015 | Caravan Coffee

You could ask me her name and my reply would be, “I don’t know”. It’s what she is saying, without words,  that captured my attention. I visited a number of...

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