All About Grinders

All About Grinders

There are lots of different grinders out there; blade grinders, burr grinders, disc, and conical grinders, etc. And there are lots of different ways to brew coffee; pour overs, espresso, french press, etc. So what kind of grinder is the best one for you? While blade grinders are one of the least...

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New Release: Para Ela

New Release: Para Ela

This just in! We’ve got a brand new bean in stock from José Maria de Oliveira’s Brazilian coffee farms. He and his harvesters hand-pick their coffee to ensure they only select the ripest, most pristine beans. Because of this meticulous picking process, coffee from Señor Maria de...

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Farm Focus: Colombian Coffee

Farm Focus: Colombian Coffee

Colombia consistently ranks amongst the top five countries for coffee production. Colombian coffee has a reputation for being high-quality and Colombians are quite proud of this. They even dubbed their national soccer team “Los Cafeteros” — “The Coffee Growers.” What makes Colombia such a coffee...

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What Happens When You Freeze Coffee

What Happens When You Freeze Coffee

What Happens When You Freeze Coffee?     Lots of people stock up on coffee, buying several pounds at once to avoid having to buy it so frequently. They see their favorite coffee, buy five bags, and head back home where they place their beloved beans straight into the freezer, thinking it will be...

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Comparing Coffee Brewers

Comparing Coffee Brewers

There are numerous ways to brew a cup of coffee, from a basic Mr. Coffee pot, to a V60, to the elaborate set up of the Syphon. How do they all work and what different aspects do they offer? Let’s explore several different brew methods and what they each bring to your cup of coffee.

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2018: A Year In Review

2018: A Year In Review

Though 2018 has come and gone, we’re so grateful for the recognition our coffee gained. In 2018, we won four bronze medals at the Golden Bean coffee competition. We also earned five sky-high scores from Coffee Review in 2018. All of us here at Durango Coffee Company are looking forward to...

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Farm Focus: Fincas La Merced & Retiro del Quisaya

Farm Focus: Fincas La Merced & Retiro del Quisaya

We do our best to source good coffee from good people, and that’s exactly what we get when we do business with Juan Luis Barrios and his family. Three of our coffees come from Juan Luis and his family’s two farms in Guatemala. Read about the family farms and how Juan Luis proactively works to...

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Farm Focus: Fazendas Serrinha & Santa Luzia

Farm Focus: Fazendas Serrinha & Santa Luzia

We here at Durango Coffee Company proudly serve José Maria de Oliveira’s coffee, which he grows himself in Brazil. Señor Maria de Oliveira’s coffee bean farms are located in the heart of Cerrado Mineiro, the first region in Brazil to receive protected Designation of Origin status. This means...

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6 Health Benefits of Tea and Coffee

Although there are debates of which is the healthiest between tea and coffee, there isn’t much to choose between the two. Maybe tea wins by the slightest of margins because of the effects coffee can have on sleep. Apart from that both tea and coffee provide many health benefits when drunk in...

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Las Lajas – Direct Trade

Las Lajas is located in Sabanilla de Alejela Costa Rica near the base of Poas Volcano. The farm is at 1200 meters and grows Catuai and Catura.

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