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coffee@home: Fazenda São João Brazil

Beans: Brazil Fazenda São João Roaster: Ritual Coffee Roasters Rating: 4

Ritual’s Fazenda São João doesn’t need my recommendation. Chris Baca used it to win the 2008 WRBC as well as take 4th place in the country at the 2008 USBC. Kenneth Davids has scored this coffee an outstanding 92 points. And, Ritual found […]

Drinking the Forbidden Fruit

Name: Ritual Kiosk Location: Inside Flora Grubb Gardens at 1634 Jerrold Ave., San Francisco, CA (Bayview) Roaster: Ritual Coffee Roasters Rating: 4

Yes. I confess. I have written about Ritual before and probably am at risk of of over-referencing it in my articles, but don’t worry, this isn’t a repeat episode. It’s also not […]

Bay Area Brazilians (Part 1?)

Beans: Four single origin beans from Brazil and one blend Roasters: Blue Bottle, Ritual Roasters, Ecco Caffe, and Starbucks Rating: 2 – 4

A Little Background Reading Please…

Being the world’s largest coffee producer means that Brazil has a coffee for everyone, regardless of their need or price point. They produce vast […]