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  1. Rwanda Mutovu Video Tour: Incremental Improvements, a Competition-Level Cup

    Rwanda Mutovu Video Tour: Incremental Improvements, a Competition-Level Cup

    Small improvements at Rwanda Mutovu washing station has led to a consistent, competition-level coffee.

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  2. Sweet Maria's Staff Picks: Featuring Ryan

    Sweet Maria's Staff Picks: Featuring Ryan

    ...because we have our favorites too.

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  3. Behmor  Roaster: Video Primer on Cleaning and Maintenance

    Behmor Roaster: Video Primer on Cleaning and Maintenance

    Clean your roaster. Clean your roaster. Clean your roaster.

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  4. Rwanda Kageyo : Fresh Coffee and a Fresh Infrastructure Project

    Rwanda Kageyo : Fresh Coffee and a Fresh Infrastructure Project

    We're helping fund a buildout at the Kageyo station and you can help too!

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  5. Six Under Six

    Six Under Six

    Six Super Coffees...all under six bucks.

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  6. Honduras: Coffee Sourcing Challenges

    Honduras: Coffee Sourcing Challenges

    While we may have struggled to find a consistent source in Honduras, we continue to come up with good coffee. Find out how.

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  7. Flores as Espresso:  Manu Lalu Coop Lot

    Flores as Espresso: Manu Lalu Coop Lot

    Wet process Flores makes fantastic single origin espresso. Have a look at our cupping notes.

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  8. The New Green Deal

    The New Green Deal

    It's New. It's a great deal. The coffee is green. The New Green Deal.

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  9. Behmor Espresso Roast Profile: Peru FTO Don Rigoberto

    Behmor Espresso Roast Profile: Peru FTO Don Rigoberto

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  10. Sweet Maria's Green Coffee Sample Sets

    Sweet Maria's Green Coffee Sample Sets

    The ultimate order-ahead-of-time pre-holiday non-procrastinator stocking-stuffer

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  11. The Return of our Limited Edition Holiday Blend

    The Return of our Limited Edition Holiday Blend

    Check out our brew assessment of our limited edition Polar Expresso Holiday Blend. Made up of all washed African coffees, how could you go wrong?

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  12. Sumatra: Arabica Varieties in Aceh

    Sumatra: Arabica Varieties in Aceh

    This is a list of coffee varieties / cultivars found in Aceh and more broadly in Sumatra, Indonesia

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  1. Yemen Sana'ani - High Variability

    Yemen Sana'ani - High Variability

    Yemeni coffees are like no other. Maybe that's a good thing.

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  2. How to roast your own coffee

    How to roast your own coffee

    Home coffee roasting is as fun and easy (or as exacting and technical), as you want to make it. Whatever method you use, you will be on your way to drinking much better coffee.

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  3. Brazil Defect Images

    Brazil Defect Images

    Organic Brazil, sadly, facing a full-on assault of insect, fungus, and poor nutrition.

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  4. Machine-Washing, Espresso-Shooting

    Machine-Washing, Espresso-Shooting

    “Machine-washed” is a confusing term if you ask me, commonly used to describe one of the more dominant processing techniques in Costa Rica.

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  5. Three Roasts Three Brews - El Salvador Matalapa Tablon Cidra 

    Three Roasts Three Brews - El Salvador Matalapa Tablon Cidra 

    El Salvador Matalapa Tablon Cidra deserves some sharper focus, as we like to return to coffees in our current inventory and flesh them out in greater detail.

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  6. Two Roasts Three Brews - Java Sunda Gunung Patuha 

    Two Roasts Three Brews - Java Sunda Gunung Patuha 

    In QC-ing a few of the Shrub coffees this week, this Java stood out as cupping especially fresh and sweet.

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  7. What is Wet-Processed Coffee?

    What is Wet-Processed Coffee?

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  8. Guatemalas in November

    Guatemalas in November

    This is the time of year where it starts to get a little tougher to find a really stellar offering from Central America.

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  9. Color Us In

    Color Us In

    We'd like to start a campaign.

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  10. What is Dry-Processed Coffee?

    What is Dry-Processed Coffee?

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  11. Blending Resources (and Resourceful Blending!)

    Blending Resources (and Resourceful Blending!)

    There are several reasons roasters make blending a regular practice as well as a regular part of their menu.

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  12. Arrival Date

    Arrival Date

    Ever wonder what we mean by "Arrival Date" in reviews? Here's our attempt to clarify!

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  13. Rwanda + Burundi Fundamentals

    Rwanda + Burundi Fundamentals

    Rwanda has one of the most interesting East African coffee histories.

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  14. Ethiopia Fundamentals

    Ethiopia Fundamentals

    With their perfumed, floral aromatics, uniquely honeyed sweetness and tremendous balance between flavor components, Ethiopian coffees are true diamonds in the rough.

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  15. Kenya Fundamentals

    Kenya Fundamentals

    Kenyan coffees are masterpieces. They're the total package.

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  16. Feb/Mar/April 2013: Origin Issue: Ethiopia

    Feb/Mar/April 2013: Origin Issue: Ethiopia

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  17. Here's what first crack looks like

    Here's what first crack looks like

    It's hard to see the actual crack happen when you are properly roasting coffee and your beans are rapidly moving around inside of your roaster.

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  18. Choosing Green Coffee; Replacing a Favorite...

    Choosing Green Coffee; Replacing a Favorite...

    Since coffee is an agricultural product, coffees will go out of stock and possibly return again. This means we’ll eventually sell out of your favorite coffee.

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  19. Sweet Maria's Emailer 9/28/2018

    Sweet Maria's Emailer 9/28/2018

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  20. Coffee Processing Experiment: El Manzano

    Coffee Processing Experiment: El Manzano

    Tasting 3 coffees from El Manzano El Salvador that were processed three ways.

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