What Is Wet-Washed Coffee?

What Is Wet-Washed Coffee?

When you select specialty coffee at your favorite roastery, you probably seek out beans from a favorite region or in a particular roast. But you also might see a note on the packaging indicating that it’s a wet-washed coffee. This piece of information refers to how...

What Is Specialty Coffee, Really? Pt.3

Welcome back to the last installment of our 3 part blog series in which we explore the world of specialty coffee and how “specialty grade coffee” differs from the more common “commodity” or “commercial” coffees that we find at most coffee shops, restaurants, and...
What Is Specialty Coffee, Really? Pt.1

What Is Specialty Coffee, Really? Pt.1

Ask your everyday coffee drinkers or Baristas the question, “What is specialty coffee?” and you’re likely to get a lot of different guesses, theories, and answers. How do you define “specialty” coffee? Think for a moment about what distinguishes specialty coffee from...