03 Mar '12, 3pm

Source Report: Honduras Finca el Puente – Stumptown Coffee Roasters via @stumptowncoffee

Source Report: Honduras Finca el Puente – Stumptown Coffee Roasters via @stumptowncoffee

Written by Head Roaster, Steve Kirbach, in late February 2012. It was late on a Friday. I was sitting in our green lab with Ryan when I got called over to our offices. I went into Mary Ellen’s office and she asked me to close the door. I wondered what we were going to talk about. She asked me if I’d be willing to go to Honduras to help Ryan at El Puente and visit the Caballeros. Apparently he was hoping I could come. If so, I’d be leaving the following Wednesday. What an opportunity! How could I say no? I headed back to the green lab greeted by Ryan and a sly grin. I left the following Wednesday night and arrived in San Pedro Sula, Honduras the next afternoon. I got off the plane excited and a little nervous. I had read some crazy stuff about the crime and general vibe of San Pedro Sula, the second largest city in Honduras after Tegucigulpa. How much of Spanish did I remem...

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