TRAVELS TO SOURCE

HAPPY NEW YEAR – NEW OFFERINGS

The New Year is upon us and we thought it would be a great time for a review of the past years coffee’s, with an update of what’s to come in 2011.  Last year was an exciting year for us at PT’s Coffee Roasting Co..  We made new coffee discoveries, in Brazil and Guatemala, and… Continue Reading

COFFEE CLUBS & HOLIDAY SHIPPING

The holidays are coming fast, and if you still haven’t found that special gift for that special someone, we have some ideas that take the pain and work out of last minute shopping.  We have launched two new Coffee Clubs.  Some of you may be familiar with these from the last couple of years. Our… Continue Reading

PRICE INCREASE NECESSARY

Due to fluctuation in the commodities market, pricing has risen to it’s highest point in 12 years, and weather patterns that have caused substantial reduction in crops in Central and South America, PTs Coffee Roasting Co. will have a price adjustment at the wholesale and retail level effective immediately. We regret that this step is… Continue Reading

PASSPORT COFFEE – PURE FLAVOR

Our exclusive Passport line of coffees gives you the opportunity to taste the best the world has to offer. All the travel, cupping, and know-how we have is poured into spotting these rare coffee gems and bringing out the best in each. First For our Passport offerings, we specifically seek out coffees that are rare,… Continue Reading

KA’U WINS TOP HONOR IN HAWAIIAN BLIND CUPPING CONTEST

SOLD OUT!  More expected in coming weeks. What a great day for Hawaiian coffees!  Our Micro-Lot of Rusty’s Hawaiian just arrived and we plan to launch it next week. We are now accepting pre-orders for this exceptional coffee. For years customers have asked why we don’t carry Kona Coffee on our offering sheet, in our store, or… Continue Reading

FINCA CERRO PALDO – 2010 CROP UPDATE

As part of our Direct Trade program at PTs Coffee Roasting Co. we visit the farms we work with on an annual basis to inspect the farms and learn, build relationships and evaluate the coffee prior to harvest, during harvest or after harvest. This year, I arrived at Finca Cerro Paldo in Costa Rica just… Continue Reading

ORIGIN TRIP 2010 – FINCA LAS MERCEDES

These are photos from a recent origin visit to Finca Las Mercedes in El Salvador. I visited producer Lucia Ortiz and her family with staff members Holly Bastin and Morgan Smith. Hope you enjoy the pictures as much as we enjoyed the visit with our friends. Jeff [nggallery id=12]

AN EXCITING MORNING WITH LUCIA ORTIZ

It is always an exciting moment when you are able to meet with the creator of something you love.  Last Thursday presented us with just such an opportunity.  Lucia Ortiz, from Finca Las Mercedes, flew up to Topeka, Kansas to share her story with PT’s customers and to support PT’s Barista Competition Competitor Robin Seitz,… Continue Reading

COFFEE WITH THE PRODUCER – LUCIA ORTIZ FROM FINCA LAS MERCEDES

Join us this Thursday, October 29th at our Barrington Village shop for casual coffee with Lucia Ortiz from Finca Las Mercedes in El Salvador.  She will be available to meet and chat between 8:00 and 10:00 am.  Come to enjoy her spectacular coffee, El Pepinal 1, and great conversation.  We are brewing up her coffee… Continue Reading