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Sourcing

  • 26 Dec 2016
    Merit x Mpanga
    posted by Jamie Isetts

    Mpanga Coffees are back! We'll offer three unique coffees from this stellar mill, including fan favorite Mpanga Natural. Read more about why we love Mpanga.

  • 01 Oct 2016
    Uncharted Territory, Guatemala 2016
    posted by Jamie Isetts

    Robby and I made an extended trip to Guatemala this year with hopes of digging beyond the self-evident choices to find a brand new project with whom we could grow.

  • 01 Aug 2016
    How It’s Made: Chelín Black Honey
    posted by Jamie Isetts

    What happens when a coffee producer takes cues from the wine world? Learn the in-depth process behind our limited Black Honey offering from Mexican producer Enrique López. 

  • 14 Jun 2016
    Tracing La Roca
    posted by Jamie Isetts

    True traceability is about the quality of information. Here's how we use numbers on a spreadsheet to show the work of the real people behind our summer drip and iced coffee offering.

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  • 18 May 2016
    Making Green Coffee Bags
    posted by Jamie Isetts

    An inside look into the making of the sisal bags that carry El Paraíso from Colombia to San Antonio.

  • 16 May 2016
    Defying Expectations: Kateshi Isanya and Coffee Dogma
    posted by Jamie Isetts

    One of our biggest enemies as an industry is what I call "coffee dogma". The Kateshi Isanya speaks to the rewards of letting go of your death grip on coffee ideology.