For the last year or more we have been trying to work towards a shift in the way the world views and feels towards our product. We obviously like our company and think that our previous logo’s and labels and website were great. But we also knew it could be better. One of the slogan’s I use when talking about our values as a company is “a company as good as our coffee”. Our coffee has been awesome for awhile now, but we knew it was by far the strongest component of our company. We wanted a brand that...
At this moment I’m traveling and working in Colombia. We work with Virmax Coffee Exporters in a town called San Sebastian De La Plata. Most people here in Colombia just call it La Plata. This will be our 3rd season working with coffee producers in La Plata. Last year, I can honestly say that our San Sebastian Reserva and our micro lots from producer Pablo Zuniga made up our best offering through the winter. The coffees from our growers are consistent sweet and simply beautiful. On a very personal level, the coffees from here match what I feel like...
Guatemala video! El Socorro and Finca Santa Isabel. Enjoy a cup of these delicious micro lots while enjoying this video. Olympia Coffee Roasting Co. - Guatemalan Mico Lots from Voortex Productions on Vimeo.
- Tags: Bourbon, Central America, Codech, Cupping, Direct T, Direct Trade, El Socorro, Green Coffee Sourcing, Micro Lot, Organic, Pacamara
Olympia Coffee Roasting Co. - Costa Rican Micro Lots from Voortex Productions on Vimeo. As you are enjoying our delicious new Costa Rican Micro Lots from La Mirella, Herbazu, and Farami. See the faces and land that produced such amazing coffee for us. This video was shot during the February 2012 harvest. And, if you have not yet seen our Central American video check our From The Source. From the Source - Olympia Coffee Sourcing in Central America from Voortex Productions on Vimeo.
- Tags: Blog, Central America, Costa Rica, Cupping, Direct Trade, From The Source, Green Coffee Sourcing, Honey Process, La Mirella, Micro Lot, Organic, Processing
Our own Sam Schroeder has won first place at the Northwest Thursday Night Throwdown for the month of June. Latte Art skills!