Indo/Pacific

Anodyne Coffee Roasting Company // Donut’s Friend Blend

Anodyne Coffee Roasting Company // Donut’s Friend Blend

Anodyne recently sent me one of their flagship coffees—Donuts Friend Blend. This blend is comprised of coffee from the Reje Gayo Cooperative in Aceh, Sumatra and a certified organic roast from Guatemala. The Guatemalan component is from the region of San Pedro La Laguna, Atitlan. […]

Seeds Coffee Company // Sumatra Kerinci

Seeds Coffee Company // Sumatra Kerinci

Volcanic Mount Kerinci provides a lush home to our latest single origin—Sumatra Kerinci. Surrounding the mountain is the Kerinci Valley which is known as the “rice bowl” of central Sumatra. A majority of the 300,000 people that reside there rely on agriculture to provide for […]

Tinker Coffee // Papua New Guinea Sero Bebes Estate

Tinker Coffee // Papua New Guinea Sero Bebes Estate

This fully washed coffee is processed through the Sero Bebes washing station in the Obura Wononara district. The station is owned by Sero Bebes, hence the name. In addition to buying cherry from the surrounding areas that are processed in the mill, Mr. Bebes also […]

Stumptown Coffee Roasters // Hair Bender

Stumptown Coffee Roasters // Hair Bender

Hair Bender is Stumptown Coffee’s most popular product, outselling all of their other coffees and being featured as the espresso choice in specialty coffee shops all over the country. Named for a long-shuttered beauty parlor that housed the first Stumptown location, Hair Bender was the very […]

Lao Mountain Coffee // Mekong Rising

Lao Mountain Coffee // Mekong Rising

Coffee in Laos is cultivated almost exclusively on the Bolaven Plateau in Champasak Province in the southern part of the country. The plateau, with ample rainfall, cool temperatures and rich volcanic soil, reaches an elevation of over 1300 meters above sea level. The coffee growing community […]