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  1. Compak K3 Elite and K3 Touch

    Compak K3 Elite and K3 Touch

    We think the Compak mills offer a great value for the money, and are really pleased with the results we are getting in the cup.

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  2. Australia, Bolivia, El Salvador and Espresso Workshop Blend #6

    Australia, Bolivia, El Salvador and Espresso Workshop Blend #6

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  3. Dolok Sanggul, Lake Toba, Sumatra

    Dolok Sanggul, Lake Toba, Sumatra

    Green unripe coffee cherry from Dolok Sanggul area of Lintong, Sumatra.

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  4. Central America and Ethiopia Updates: June 30th, 2009

    Central America and Ethiopia Updates: June 30th, 2009

    News about new arrivals. 2009

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  5. Clever Coffee Dripper: Our new "Full Immersion" brewer...

    Clever Coffee Dripper: Our new "Full Immersion" brewer...

    An in-expensive way to make great coffee; all the body and full-flavor extraction of french press, without the sediment.

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  6. Honduras Cup of Excellence 2009!

    Honduras Cup of Excellence 2009!

    Is this the finest and most inspirational photograph ever taken at a Cup of Excellence coffee competition? Yes, yes it is.

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  7. New arrivals - Brazil Jacu, Costa Rica, Yemen,  new espresso blend

    New arrivals - Brazil Jacu, Costa Rica, Yemen, new espresso blend

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  8. New Microlot arrivals and a Yirga Cheffe!

    New Microlot arrivals and a Yirga Cheffe!

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  9. India, Kenya and Mexico - new arrivals

    India, Kenya and Mexico - new arrivals

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  10. The Frozen Coffee Cherry Experiment

    The Frozen Coffee Cherry Experiment

    Because I have so much spare time and hardly any coffee samples are arriving at this time of year (LOL) I took on the crazy frozen coffee cherry experiment.

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  11. Sale on Panama Esmeralda and Guatemala El Injerto...

    Sale on Panama Esmeralda and Guatemala El Injerto...

    I took the most expensive coffee from the '09 auction home for the weekend, and brewing it every which way, I made coffee I thought was "nice" but nothing that really popped out, nothing I would pay $117 a pound for!

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  12. Colombia, Brazil, Robusta!

    Colombia, Brazil, Robusta!

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  13. About Sweet Maria's Coffee: Our Little Shop

    About Sweet Maria's Coffee: Our Little Shop

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  14. Central America Travelogues, Coffee Cultivar Photoset

    Central America Travelogues, Coffee Cultivar Photoset

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  15. Gesha - is it all that?

    Gesha - is it all that?

    I guess being the most celebrated coffee of a celebrated cultivar has its downside.

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  16. Dropping the Kenya Coffee Bomb ... New Crop is Here.

    Dropping the Kenya Coffee Bomb ... New Crop is Here.

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  17. Los resultados ... Best of Panama 2009

    Los resultados ... Best of Panama 2009

    So we finished the Best of Panama competition this afternoon with an unusual twist: re-roasting and re-cupping the top 8 coffees.

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  18. A nice time in Costa Rica, off to Panama...

    A nice time in Costa Rica, off to Panama...

    After a week in El Salvador, I flew over to Costa Rica to meet up with Maria and Ben - a rare family coffee trip in one of the best countries for such a thing!

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  19. Two new oddball t-shirts!

    Two new oddball t-shirts!

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  20. my last scaa post, i swear...

    my last scaa post, i swear...

    Here is a video of little clips from the SCAA show.

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