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Coffee: Brazil Monte Caramelo

Francisco Sergio de Assis farms near the town of Monte Caramelo in the Minas Gerais state of Brazil. His farm is named Terra Rica Estate–it has 475 hectares (1173 acres) and produces 20,000 bags of coffee every year. The coffee is naturally processed to bring out the sweetness of the...

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Caravan, Coffee, Cupping, Ethiopia, News and Upcoming Events

Public Coffee Cupping 4/17/2015

April 16, 2015 | Tasting Room

Join us for our Public Coffee Cupping where we will compare the following coffees side by side. Ethiopia Kochere  Latitude:   6° 15′ 36.61″N Longitude:  38° 17′ 48.96″E Altitude: 1820 m...

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Caravaning: Ethiopia Road Coffee

April 13, 2015 | Caravan Coffee

We travelled a lot in Ethiopia earlier this month, where you don’t estimate your journey in miles but rather in hours. There is much road work in progress–but still much...

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News and Upcoming Events

Caravaning in Andalucia, Part 4

April 06, 2015 | Caravan Coffee

Farther north of Granada, we cross the plains of Andalucia, where olive groves dominate the scenery, and arrive in Cordoba. Our hosts, Maria and Javier, put us up in a...

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Caravan, Coffee, Cupping, News and Upcoming Events

Public Coffee Cupping 4/3/2015

March 31, 2015 | Tasting Room

Join us for our Public Coffee Cupping as we compare the following coffees side by side:   Guatemala Antigua La Flor de Cafe Latitude:   14°34′ N Longitude:   90°41’W Altitude: 1524+ m...

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Caravaning: Andalucia Part 3

March 30, 2015 | Caravan Coffee

“Caravaning” is a term chosen to describe the exchange of ideas, knowledge, and passions with different cultures. In November of 2014, Pete and Krista went to Spain where 500 years...

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Caravaning: Ethiopia Coffee Ceremony

March 26, 2015 | Caravan Coffee

Here, you get your best china out, bake some biscuits and welcome your guests. Guests are welcomed in Ethiopia but with popcorn and fresh buna (coffee). Almost every cafe we...

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No Problem: Customer Service

March 20, 2015 | Caravan Coffee

It wasn’t my idea. In fact, I had been so oblivious to the phrase that I would spit it out like a spent sunflower seed. This time, though, haphazardly saying...

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Public Coffee Cupping 3/20/2015

March 19, 2015 | Tasting Room

Join us for our Public Coffee Cupping and compare two coffees side by side! Sumatra Mandheling – Fair Trade, Organic Latitude:   3° 37′ N Longitude:   96° 48′ E Altitude: 762...

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Culture Snapshots

Holiday: St. Patrick’s Day!

March 16, 2015 | Caravan Coffee

In honor of that most American-Irish holiday, St. Patrick’s day, we asked Emily McIntyre, our resident beverage writer-geek-lady, to furnish an Irish Coffee recipe. Turns out, she’d asked her bartender-consultant-friend-guy...

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