Category Archives: Organic

Ethiopian Konga, Wote Cooperative

Written on August 17, 2012 at 12:26 pm, by

It is not typical of us to introduce 2 coffees from the same growing region at once, but this is something new for us starting this year.  We have 2 (soon 3) Costa Rican’s and 3 El Salvador offerings coming in the next few weeks.  We find it’s such a great opportunity for you toMore

Organic Ethiopian Yirgacheffe- Idido Misty Valley

Written on May 1, 2009 at 10:37 am, by

Fratello Coffee is introducing an exciting new coffee to our portfolio at the end of May.  We have found an Organic fresh crop Ethiopian that we just had to buy which is replacing the Kembata currently available.         Flavor description: Intense tropical fruits, blueberry and strawberry in both the aromas and longMore

Bolivian Telmo Cahuana – Organic – Cup of Excellence

Written on November 16, 2007 at 12:14 pm, by

Fratello Coffee won its 3rd auction with the Cup of Excellence program on November 15th. This was a fast paced auction with many different roasting and retail companies bidding on the 26 award winning lots. As far as we could see, this auction will result in the highest average prices over all. I congratulate theMore

Coffee Knowledge Seminar

Written on October 30, 2007 at 6:03 am, by

In August – Chris and Russ were in Brazil visiting the Sete Cachoeiras coffee estate. While there, they took some great photos of their tours and Russ decided to describe everything that he saw and learned – and we turned it into a Coffee Knowledge slide show. Click the picture below to launch slide showMore

Fair Trade in Bloom – from Volcafe USA

Written on October 2, 2007 at 11:39 am, by

VARGINHA, Brazil — Rafael de Paiva was skeptical at first. If he wanted a “fair trade” certification for his coffee crop, the Brazilian farmer would have to adhere to a long list of rules on pesticides, farming techniques, recycling and other matters. He even had to show that his children were enrolled in school.“I thought,More