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The Benefit of Microlot Pour Overs

Is a cup of coffee always JUST a cup of coffee? For today’s specialty coffee consumer, the local, café roastery can be a stand-in-place journey around the globe to one farm, one cup with a story that is anything but average.

Microlot coff...

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Rwanda Hingakawa Women’s Cooperative

Specialty Coffee Importers Rwanda Hingakawa Womens Cooperative

We’re very proud to once again be offering our Rwanda Hingakawa Women’s Cooperative specialty coffee. This amazing group of female coffee producers claims the unique distinction of being part of the Abakundakawa-Rushashi Cooperative, Rwanda...

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Happy Holidays

From All of Us at Vournas Coffee Trading, a very Happy New Year!...

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Coffee Fest Portland 2017

Specialty Coffee Importers Coffee Fest

Going to Coffee Fest Portland? Let us Know!

The Vournas Coffee Trading Team will be at booth #725, ready to say hello, answer your questions and show you the difference that we can make for your roastery.

As an exclusive offer for our rea...

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September C Market Report

Green coffee trading Industry Partners C Market Logo

First off I would like to send all of our coffee friends in Houston our thoughts and prayers during this unfortunate time. The deluge of rain brought by Hurricane Harvey and the widespread destruction that came with it impacted ...

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New Colombian Microlots

As green coffee trading goes, we’re always on the lookout for those coffees that offer a little something extra to our roasters. This month we’re very excited to have secured a few limited volume, sustainably grown Colombia microlots for yo...

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Papua New Guinea 2017 – Anything Can Happen!

This past month I traveled to Papua New Guinea for five days to check in on the farmers of the Purosa highlands, their co-op leaders and mill operators in Goroka. My wife Kat, CFO of Vournas Coffee Trading, our son Zach and Craig and Heather ...

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Papua New Guinea Coffee Legend Craig McConaghy

To the people of Papua New Guinea’s Eastern Highlands, Craig McConaghy is many things – cupping guru, community advocate, production consultant, go-to guy and jack of all trades. Since 1969 Craig has been at the center of Papua New Guinea's...

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The 2017 Grounds For Health Coffee Auction

Green Coffee Trading Partner Grounds for Health

This week and next, from Thursday, May 25 to Thursday, June 1 it will be our honor to take part in the 2017 Grounds for Health Coffee Auction to benefit women's health services in coffee-growing communi...

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SCA Global Coffee Expo 2017

Vournas Coffee Blog West Coast Coffee Traders

Every year we eagerly anticipate the next Specialty Coffee Expo. It’s the biggest gathering in our industry, and there’s a lot of excitement and a lot buzz! It’s an opportunity for us to check in on current trends, sample some new origins...

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