Whenever we receive a new coffee, we roast it to different profiles in order to figure out where the coffee shines with perfection. For this year’s crop of Esmeralda Special, we took a small amount of both lots to a slightly darker roast profile. Although we decided that it wouldn’t quite work for our normal… Continue Reading
Jason Johnson, a PT’s Coffee’s employee, was visiting Hacienda La Esmeralda during the auction. Here is his first hand account: I got up this morning at 6 am with nervous anticipation. Daniel was picking me up around 7 and then we were going to the farm to watch the auction. This year’s crop production was… Continue Reading
The excitement level at the roasting facility always rises when we receive a large, white envelope (or box) filled to the brim with green coffee samples. This white envelope represents a great potential; it represents the great potential for amazing coffee. Needless to say, when said white envelope arrived from Hacienda La Esmeralda in Panama,… Continue Reading
Last night, the Topeka Chamber of Commerce hosted an awards reception for PT’s Coffee where it presented Jeff Taylor and Fred Polzin with the Business of Excellence Award. Food, drinks and macchiatos were had all around during this two hour celebration held at PT’s Coffee Roasting Co’s Roasting Facility.
PT’s Coffee’s very own Jeff Taylor was recently the feature of Channel 49 News’ Ben’s People. He explains the origins of PT’s Coffee Roasting Co and how the relentless pursuit of great coffee has led him all over the world. Check out the video here!
PT’s Coffee Roasting Co.’s Robin Seitz was recently featured on WIBW imparting his coffee wisdom and teaching the art of pouring latte art. You can watch the video below or follow the link here!
We have put together a special United States Barista Championship Equipment Package that will give you the best of the best AND save you money! This package contains a 2 Group Nouva Simmonelli Aurelia Semi Auto Espresso Machine, an Anfim Super Caimano Espresso Grinder, a Nouva Simmonelli Gold Service Plan, 20 lbs of Award Winning La Bella Vita Espresso,… Continue Reading
If you would like to follow this week’s United States Barista Championship, check out their official website, here. They will have a live streaming feed during the event, starting at 7:00 am CST on Thursday, March 5th. You can watch PT’s Coffee’s own baristas work their magic live! Chris Weber will compete in the first… Continue Reading
MISSOULA, US – The Cup of Excellence wraps up another successful competition and auction year, giving the program sustained momentum to continue discovering and promoting the world¹s exemplary coffees as the program enters its 10th year.Nine countries: Costa Rica, Nicaragua, El Salvador, Honduras, Rwanda, Colombia, Bolivia and Brazil, hosted extensive cupping competitions in 2008, and 236 distinct… Continue Reading