El Naranjal, Cauca Best Cup #10
A sweet innovation for quality
Ranked at 10th place in the Cauca Best Cup, Finca El Naranjal is owned by Martha Luz Peña. The farm is located in the Caldono municipal of Cauca. Her farm area is approximately 0.8 hectares and all the land is used for coffee production.
Colombia Cuatro Esquinas
Some of the coffees were super delicious but we had our mind set on that one special coffee on the table after the cupping. It also ended up to be the highest scoring coffee amongst the 10 cups after the scores were tabulated from almost 30 roasters/cuppers from around the world.
Maragogype, the giant amongst them all
Finca Cuatro Esquinas is a farm located in the municipal of La Union within the Nariño region of Colombia. It is a tiny farm of only 1 hectare in size, of which half is used for coffee cultivation.
5 years of good coffee in good company
Maragogype beans, sometimes known as “Elephant Beans”, are a genetic mutation of the Typica variety of Arabica coffee.
New coffees from Kenya & El Salvador
This May, we turn an incredible 5! It's pretty amazing to reach this milestone looking back at how small we were when we started in 2012.
News from Nepal
Kicking off the 2nd quarter of 2017, we have rolled out 2 new coffees. The first is Kagumoini AA from the Nyeri region of Kenya and the 2nd is a fully washed espresso from Finca San Jose, El Salvador.
Colombia Las Brisas
Our gift has opened up new promises to what the future might hold for these communities and it's stories like these that continue to drive us in our cause to bring clean water to even more people who need them, and most important of all, we can only achieve them with your support.
Vista Hermosa, a beautiful view indeed
Las Brisas, translates to, "the breezes" in Spanish.
It's been a year since we visited our friends at Finca Vista Hermosa ("FVH") in Guatemala. How we miss the days of waking up to lush greenery high up on the mountains...