15Jul, 20

CAMP VERANO AT THE FARM

CAMP VERANO AT THE FARM We welcomed our first students to Camp Verano this week! Learning English, playing games and lots of laughing with our new teacher Christine. Many thanks to Cup for Education for helping to sponsor our first camp. We have 17 students attending for two weeks. HERE ARE SOME PHOTOS OF THE CHILDREN WITH THEIR TEACHER CHRISTINE! …

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15Jul, 20

SPECIALTY COFFEE FARMING…

SPECIALTY COFFEE FARMING…   Gourmet coffee production follows a delicate process, these are some of the steps that we go through at Hacienda Miramonte to bring you the highest quality coffee from Costa Rica to your table! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ez1pP2FpQtE …

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15Jul, 20

TRACEABILITY & SUSTAINABILITY:

TRACEABILITY & SUSTAINABILITY: Much Accomplished, But Our Work Continues By Chad Trewick The specialty coffee industry has always been close to our sourcing partners—much closer, it seems, than in many other industries. We recognize that those relationships and our presence at origin lead to mutually beneficial transactions and, most important, th …

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15Jul, 20

WE SALUTE YOU MR. COFFEE!

WE SALUTE YOU MR. COFFEE! Hacienda Miramonte salutes you Mr. Coffee!  With 1.7 billion cups of coffee consumed worldwide daily, there’s no debating the need to celebrate.   September 29 is US National Coffee Day while enjoying a cup of our favorite partner let’s remember some facts: ·       “Berry” Good –  Did you know that coffee comes from berries? …

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15Jul, 20

CAN YOU IMAGINE COSTA RICA IN 1917?

CAN YOU IMAGINE COSTA RICA IN 1917? Well not easy for a woman taking care of her own lands,  and having become a widow twice at the time. Ms. Lucila used to ride horses, to transport her coffee on oxcarts, she used to deal daily tasks in a generally male oriented environment, and brought up her daughter Muriel by herself, but nothing seemed to stop h …

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July 2, 2020

HOW COFFEE GROWS INFOGRAPHIC

COFFEE BEANS BEGIN AS A FLOWER Each coffee bean begins as a beautiful white flower. Then, the flower gives way to a green fruit, and then finally a ripe, red cherry. We harvest the cherries by hand, so only the ripest, highest quality beans are processed. Indeed, since coffee cherries grow in various stages of development, this is the only way to en …

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10Jul, 19

FARM-TO-CUP COFFEE IS OUR PASSION, BUT NOT OUR ONLY ONE!

FARM-TO-CUP COFFEE IS OUR PASSION, BUT NOT OUR ONLY ONE! You already know that we are passionate about farm-to-cup coffee, but our mission at Willows Coffee has always been much bigger. We encourage coffee lovers to understand the world behind their favorite bean and learn about where their coffee comes from and the farmers behind it all. This artic …

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