Decaf Las MilpasSourced in cooperation with the Chiapas Mountains Cooperative, a group of small, organic, indigenous farmers in southern Mexico. Decaf Las Milpas boasts rich chocolate notes, almond, and a unifying sweet, perfect coffee flavor. All-natural, organic decaffeination.
Finca Santa Elena Pacamara MicrolotDon Fernando Lima separated his Pacamara variety coffees for us, giving us a glimpse of the spicy, savory, fruity character of this quintessentially Salvadoran variety.
Union el TriunfoThis represents our exciting first foray into partnering with the cooperative Union el Triunfo in Chiapas, Mexico, and we are excited to share their coffee with you. The cup is very balanced with notes of bittersweet cocoa and maple syrup.
Save Our Soil
Our soils are in crisis. Conventional, chemical-based farming is destroying soil health, leaving farms with increasingly barren earth.
Finca Nueva Armenia
The quality of craftsmanship from Recinos family's Finca Nueva Armenia – in Guatemala's Huehuetenango district – is evident in every cup clean, clear notes of green apple, grape, and almond above a crisp acidity and juicy body.
Enjoy two 12 oz bags of our seasonal farmhouse blend delivered directly to you or a loved each month for three or six months.
From the Road: Ethiopia 2009, Part 110-30-09
Counter Culture's Director of Coffee and co-owner Peter Giuliano recently completed a combined coffee-buying and diplomatic to Ethiopia with a delegation from the Specialty Coffee Association of America—for which he is Vice President—and its sister organizations in Europe and Asia to attend a conference hosted by the Ethiopian Commodity Exchange to introduce and discuss work with the Ethiopian coffee sector.
About 150 Ethiopian coffee exporters, farmers, traders, and policymakers gathered in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa for this important conference, which was widely covered by the country's national newspapers and television networks.
Read Peter's full trip report in our COFFEE ORIGINS section and stay tuned for Peter's update from Yirgacheffe!