Pastores Farm & Beneficio

Pastores Farm & Beneficio

A new Flickr slideshow — this time the Pastores farm and beneficio just about ten minutes from Antigua, Guatemala. Pastores is a stunning place; a colonial-style oasis that doubles as a weekend spa and retreat from the hustle and bustle of Guatemala City....
Travel Mug Bargain

Travel Mug Bargain

Don’t miss this Friday Sale bargain at Amazon… the spiffy Oxo Travel Mug is a no spill, no-drip, easy to operate with a single hand beverage containment device that’ll keep your coffee hot far longer than your commute requires. Unless you’re...
Flickr-ing Images

Flickr-ing Images

As you may have noticed in yonder sidebar, I’ve been slowly uploading photo sets to Flickr, and discovering nifty new ways to display them as a result. For example… this spiffy slide-show that takes you on a virtual tour of the La Voz coffee cooperative on...

Coffee Geeks Own BoingBoing!

Well… for the day, anyway. From espresso porn and the finer points of crema extraction, to the altogether underestimated grinder, and lots of juicy plugs for Mr. Prince’s CoffeeGeek dotcom… the pile-on covered a lot of ground. Next, expect a Silvia...

The Jamaica Blues

Fans of the legendary Jamaica Blue may be crying over their empty cups this year… hurricanes have battered the island, with serious consequences to the coffee harvest. “The connoisseur is definitely in trouble. We’re not sure as yet what is going to...

Kenya’s Troubled Coffee Market

Finding middle ground… AllAfrica offers a smartly-written overview of Kenya’s troubled coffee market. “In spite of the pleasure and sense of social cohesiveness that millions of coffee lovers around the world derive from this beverage, in Kenya...

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