Indo/Pacific

Kohana Coffee // Kohana Blend

Kohana Coffee // Kohana Blend

Kohana Coffee recently sent a few of their products my way; we’re going to be spending time with them for the duration of this week. First up on the docket is their signature blend – the aptly named Kohana Blend. This blend is meant to […]

H+S Coffee Roasters // Papua New Guinea Wahgi Valley

H+S Coffee Roasters // Papua New Guinea Wahgi Valley

Papua New Guinea is an extremely diverse country with over 800 different languages spoken. Most of the tribes from the highlands had contact with white men not until the 1930s as exploration in PNG had been minimal. PNG is now a paradox between Western influence and […]

Great Divide Brewing Company // Espresso Oak Aged Yeti Imperial Stout

Great Divide Brewing Company // Espresso Oak Aged Yeti Imperial Stout

EDITOR’S NOTE: I just want to start this article off by saying that I don’t know much of anything about this product other than what it tastes like. I reached out to Great Dividing Brewing Company several times via social media and email and never […]

Joe Coffee // Papua New Guinea Baroida Estate

Joe Coffee // Papua New Guinea Baroida Estate

Once upon a time, PNG used to be my favorite region—I used to be really into those Indo-Pacific countries; back before I knew anything about specialty coffees, before my palate was more fine-tuned, I really liked those big-bodied, musty, earthy coffees. However, that’s not always […]

Kaldi’s Coffee // Sumatra Tano Batak

Kaldi’s Coffee // Sumatra Tano Batak

This is the 3rd year we have brought in coffee from this cooperative in Sumatra. Sumatran coffees are known for their heavy, unique flavors. The best coffees from Sumatra are processed in their traditional style, called wet hulled. Wet hulling is when the coffee is […]