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Our trip to Nicaragua

Fratello Coffee Roasters recently visited Erwin Mierisch and his family in Nicaragua to tour their coffee estates in order to choose the next Lot of coffee to bring to Calgary.

Direct Trade Nicaraguan Los Placeres Rainforest Alliance Estate

Chris and myself along with Nan & Gerry (of Good Earth Cafes) just finished visiting the Meirsch family in Nicaragua.  Together we toured Matagalpa and Jinotega to see their 5 unique coffee estates, each show casing a different cup characteristic that stand out from one another. The Merisch family is a 3rd generation coffee familyMore

Nicaraguan’s Mama Mina Estate – Direct trade

This is an exciting addtion to our coffee selections.  This is our new Direct Trade Nicaraguan coffee that is replacing the old Selva Negra variety.    Look for this coffee in our offerings by the 3rd week of June. We found this farm a few months ago when traveling with Erwin Mierisch and his family.  DuringMore