Nothing to be shy about… meet our first Gold Standard coffee!

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Now and then, we find an incredibly special coffee. And since our Head of Coffee is so good at hunting them down, we decided they all needed their own category! Introducing Gold Standard – coffees that are game-changers, taste-makers or just simply delicious. The Nyiramasoni Donatille is the perfect first example with cuttingly clear blackcurrant […]

Farmer stories: Epiphanie Mukashyaka

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Rebuilding with coffee The story behind the last of our trio of Rwandan coffees is one of triumph over adversity for Epiphanie Mukashyaka, a widow of the Rwandan genocide and civil war of 1994. Epiphanie took on her husband’s farm with little knowledge and built it into something remarkable. Today, the washing stations she built process coffee […]