Category: Country Profiles

This is our encyclopedic overview of each coffee-producing nation, with a dedicated page and introductory information for each. We continue to work to update these as some were written a while back! These are our coffee origin country pages…

Flores

Flores is small by island standards, just about 360 kilometers end to end. It is in the Indonesian archipelago, between Sumbawa and Timor islands.

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Burundi

Burundi is a small landlocked country at the crossroads of East and Central Africa, straddling the crest of the Nile-Congo watershed.

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Bali

Coffee from the Indonesian island of Bali was formerly sold exclusively to the Japanese market.

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sweet marias monkey blend

Blends

Sweet Maria’s offers a few pre-blended coffees for use as espresso and dark roast.

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Brazil

Frank Sinatra sang, “They grow an awful lot of coffee in Brazil.” It is unquestionably true; it’s the largest producer of arabica coffee and not a small amount of robusta too.

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Java

The arabica coffee plant was brought to Indonesia from India in 1696. Java coffee had a legendary status around the world until the last century.

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Myanmar

Coffee from Myanmar is not seen often in the US marketplace. In fact after the one offering we had from 2000, we haven’t see in since!

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Costa Rica

If there is a problem with Costa Rica coffee, it’s the fact that it can lack distinction; it is straightforward, clean, softly acidic, mild.

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