A journey to discovering exemplary coffee in Guatemala

Featuring: El Guatalón and Annexes, Santa Rosa, Guatemala The road drags you to a landscape of unsuspected beauty. The dirt disguises every mile like daring your imagination to find what you think is an ideal terrain for growing such a noble bean. The narrower the path, the wider view posing with luxuriant nature and magnificent … More A journey to discovering exemplary coffee in Guatemala

Is the coffee sector ready for the top ten global trends? Part II

Following my previous post about the coffee sector and the top ten global trends published by The Economist, November 26, I will describe three more global trends and my opinion about how coffee has adapted them or how will it prepare for the future. 5.“The new space race:  Pushing the frontiers of technology once again”. As … More Is the coffee sector ready for the top ten global trends? Part II

Is the coffee sector ready for future global trends?

I read the article of  Global trends for 2013: A top ten for business leaders published by The Economist November 26 and it made me questioned about the coffee sector.  Is it ready to face the future´s top ten global trends? Coffee has made tremendous changes in the last decades.  From instant coffee era or “first … More Is the coffee sector ready for future global trends?

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A living passion

Cafe Pasión is a new opportunity to write, discuss, explore, learn and share about everything coffee has to offer. When I was applying for a position at the Guatemalan Coffee Association, in 1999, Liz Rodriguez, as promotion coordinator, asked me about my thoughts towards coffee. My answered was very limited: “it is the main foreign … More A living passion