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February 2019 – Clever Coffee Las Misiones

Las Misiones For us, the Misiones from Colombia is more than special. For a long time, we have been looking for a coffee that meets our quality and taste requirements – and a coffee where we can trade directly with the producer. Therefore, we are humbly proud of...

January 2019 – Cupping Room Rwanda Kanzu

Rwanda Kanzu Aromatics: Candied pear, Floral Acidity: Citric Sweetness: Honeyed Producer: Various Altitude: 1,950 masl Varieties: Bourbon We are once again excited to offer a beautiful bourbon cultivar from the Kanzu washing station in Rwanda! Kanzu washing station...

‘Seasoning’ group heads. Useful or nonsense?

‘Seasoning’ of a group head refers to the practice of making one or more ‘sink shots’ after cleaning an espresso machine – that is, shots that are thrown away with no attempt to taste them. Advocates of seasoning claim that the first shots have an unpleasant...