Liberica Coffee Espresso at SCAA Show

Kaapi Royale Coffee will serve samples of an espresso based on the rare Coffea liberica species during this week’s Specialty Coffee Association of America conference and exposition in Anaheim, California. The blend, called Anokhi Karma, combines coffee from the...

Hawaii Coffee revenue falls 13%

From the Pacific Business News: Hawaii’s revenue from coffee production plunged 13 percent year-over-year to $25.6 million in the 2009-10 growing season. The drop in revenue was a result of a 6 percent decline in the average farm price and an 8 percent decrease...

Portland’s Green Coffee Bean Scene

Portland’s green coffee bean scene was featured in Oregon Business magazine, one of the most vibrant in the country. My comments, below: Andrew Hetzel, a coffee consultant based in Kona, Hawaii, says the added cost of shipping to Portland is offset by the low...