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Coffee From Chiapas: European Grade Coffee

Better Beans Make Better Coffee Most coffee drinkers are not aware that Europeans drink higher grade coffee than Americans. European grade coffee beans cost more,  but contains half the defects (2% vs. 4%) of American grade beans. A defective bean is off-color, sour, broken or a bad size. Bad beans burn faster, producing a bitter […]

Organic Mexican Coffee – Chiapas

Coffees from Chiapas State are grown in the mountains of the southeastern-most corner of Mexico, near the border with Guatemala. The market name traditionally associated with these coffees is Tapachula and San Cristobal de las Casas, from the cities of that name, but coffee sellers now usually label them Chiapas. Chiapas produces some of the […]