26 Apr '16, 7pm

Read about our roaster Thijs's recent travels to the farm Los Lagos in Huila, Colombia.

Read about our roaster Thijs's recent travels to the farm Los Lagos in Huila, Colombia.

The other day I wrote about my trip to Huila and the event I participated in. It was incredible to be able to join the auction and judge the coffees that were available, but this was only half of my trip. The large group of roasters, importers and directors of coffee I was with also got to visit two farms and a dry mill, a first time experience for me and a very educational one as well. Especially since the farms were a little different from typically expected. Although I have a keen interest in agricultural developments and innovation I was surprised how much I didn’t know! It turned out to be a very informative visit to the farms. Finca Los Lagos Los Lagos My first farm visit was not too far from our hotel, but still it took some long and winding roads to finally arrive at Los Lagos. This farm is owned by Manuel Rojas and his father Ignacio, who still lives there and hel...

Full article: http://www.squaremileblog.com/2016/04/26/huila-colombia-l...

Tweets

@KlatchRoasting winning coffee Best of Huila co...

klatchroasting.com 06 May '16, 9pm

Our roasting team found sweet flavors of chocolate and honey on the nose with bright tangarine, lime acidity and a creamy ...

@squaremile

@squaremile

squaremileblog.com 09 May '16, 3pm

May 9, 2016 // Visited February 2016 Huila, Colombia. El Mirador farm visit El Mirador The day after visiting Los Lagos we...

#luxury

#luxury

pursuitist.com 29 Apr '16, 1pm

Priced from $4.2 million, the Puerto Los Cabos villas will feature 10,000 square feet of indoor/outdoor living space, slee...

Introducing your new single origin espresso, Recreio, tasting sweet like caramel, pecan and…

Introducing your new single origin espresso, Re...

squaremileblog.com 27 Apr '16, 3pm

We’re finally ready to release another lovely coffee from Diogo Teixeira and family at Fazenda Recreio. Last year we used ...

An urban farm tower in France

ecobuildingpulse.com 25 Apr '16, 6pm

Paris, France-based design firm ABF-lab has designed a highly productive urban farm building that blurs the lines between ...

New arrival is Los Vascos, tastes like bergamot, stone fruits & brown sugar, you'll love it

New arrival is Los Vascos, tastes like bergamot...

shop.squaremilecoffee.com 21 Apr '16, 3pm

In the 16th century, many Basques emigrated to Colombia, and the town in Tolima where this coffee is grown was named Bilba...

Koiwai Farm Cheese Cake is made with the richest ingredients direct from its farm in Japan

Koiwai Farm Cheese Cake is made with the riches...

greatdeals.com.sg 28 Apr '16, 9am

At a hefty price tag of S$87 per set of two, the Koiwai Farm Cheesecake is a luxury to some but according to the descripti...