Chorreador

The epitome of coffee making in Costa Rica – the Chorreador. And I’m just getting my custom made chorreador of beautiful dark walnut wood with traditional painting 🙂 I will update you as soon as it made its way across the Atlantic to me and I filterted the first coffee …

Costa Rica

Coffee was the first resource exported from Costa Rica. Meanwhile, the country is one of the world’s 20 largest coffee exporters. The first coffee plants were brought to Costa Rica by the British. Around 1830 the first coffee farms were opened in the Central Valley (area around the capital San …

1.10. – International Coffee Day

Why? On an International Coffee Day one agreed only last year – more precisely the International Coffee Organisation. On the same day, Japan has been celebrating the hot drink since 1983, the first country in the world. Finally, the Japanese are the third largest coffee importers (behind Germany (2) and …