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SOUTHPAW ESPRESSO RELEASE

When developing a strategy for our new mainline blend, a lot of discussion and trials took place. After a year of exploration of different blending styles, single origins as espressos, playing with parameters and percentages of extraction, and just tasting what else is out there, we wrapped our heads around all the different versions, ideas… Continue Reading

PRESIDENTS DAY SHIPPING UPDATE

Monday February 21st is Presidents’ Day, and the United States Postal Service will not be picking up, dropping off, or transporting any parcels.  If you are one of the many coffee lovers who prefer USPS for your method of transportation, you may want to consider selecting UPS for your method of transportation or scheduling your… Continue Reading

FINCA LAS MERCEDES – DIRECT TRADE VISIT

What an exciting visit to Finca Mercedes last week, even if it was a little different than first anticipated. Normally we are eager just to see the quality of coffee this farm continues to produce. This year we got a little added excitement. One member of our traveling party awoke early to the sound of… Continue Reading

BANNER YEAR FOR COFFEE FARMING

In the past 23-years of coffee harvests, this is the first time in memory, for our friend and Owner of  Finca El Molino, Jose Antonio Salaverrria, that three key factors in coffee farming aligned in the favor of the coffee producer. You see, each year coffee farmers around the world face tremendous challenges in order… Continue Reading

MARKETING/GRAPHIC DESIGN INTERN WANTED

We are searching for an energetic student that specializes in Marketing and/or Graphic Design. This is a Part-Time or Full-time internship that has a flexible schedule to work around class schedules.  This is a unique opportunity to diversify your experience and credentials.  There is potential for future employment in 2012. Responsibilities: 1) Research – Graphic… Continue Reading

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

HOLIDAY SHOPPING GUIDE – GRINDERS

The most important factor to a great cup of coffee, is the extraction.  Ideal extraction is achieved by using a proper dose, accurate volume of water, accurate time of extraction, and appropriate grind for the brew method you are using.  Even if you use the proper dose, volume, and time the extraction properly, the coffee… Continue Reading

LABOR DAY & ESPRESSO OF THE MONTH

This is the holiday that honors the kickoff to fall. It might still be a tad warm outside, but cooler breezes, the sounds of football and weekend mornings with a good read and cup of coffee are soon to follow. This is your time to relax and take some of the weight off of your… Continue Reading

GUATEMALA COOP HUNAPU ANTIGUA

Our Hunapu comes from a highland valley near the colonial city of Antigua, one of Guatemala’s premier tourist attractions due to its heritage and scenery.  Antigua is situated between three impressive volcanoes, Agua, Acatenango, and Fuego. The unique dry climate, magnificent landscape, and excellent volcanic soil  provide optimal conditions to produce some of the best… Continue Reading