New Coffee Release: Guatemala Finca Santa Sofia

Guatemala Finca Santa Sofia

A look at the specs Farm: Finca Santa Sofia Varietal(s): Primarily Caturra & Catuaí Processing: Natural Process; sun dried on patios Altitude: 1 675 masl Owner: Pablo José Ferrigno Figueroa Town: Tactic Region: Alta Verapaz, Country: Guatemala Pablo José Ferrigno Figueroa In the late 1980s, Pablo José Ferrigno Figueroa, a third generation coffee grower, attended […]

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WBC 2017, Team Espresso and Winston Thomas

World Barista Championship 2017

Barista champions from 63 different countries are gathering in Seoul, South Korea for this year’s World Barista Championship. The champions will each prepare 4 espressos, 4 milk drinks and 4 original signature drinks to exacting standards in a 15 minute performance set to music. The competition takes place 9-12 November at the Seoul Café Show. […]

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Coffee Culture in Seoul Korea

Seoul Korea coffee shops

For thousands of years, tea was the go-to drink in Korean culture, in the last few decades however, coffee has emerged as the beverage of choice. One of the most common observations by travellers is that they cannot believe the sheer number of cafes and the hordes of locals that flocked to them. In Seoul […]

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