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25 Sep

Sharing Profits with Our Farmers on National Coffee Day

Paul Haworth

Last year, Cartel decided to do something a little different than free coffee for customers on National Coffee Day. We thought it would be cool to reach out to the people on the other side of the coffee story. I started brainstorming ideas (and sending lots of emails) to see what that might look like.

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02 Mar

The Importance of Water

Paul Haworth

You can’t make great coffee without good water. What makes water good? Well there are actually a couple of things to consider. I won't get too technical here, but I really want you to understand some of the basics that can help you feel empowered to make your best cup each day.

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27 Dec

New Salvadoran Coffee — Carmen

Paul Haworth

San Diego? Nope. El Salvador. Its ok if you don't get the joke. But that is where in the world this Carmen is—at least, where it is from. Apaneca Ilamatepec, El Salvador to be exact.

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17 Jun

Dialing in & effects on extraction

Jeff Yang

This article is part of Cartel's "Educational Series", written by Drew Scharnitzke – our Director of Education. To access our full educational resource library, visit this link.

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20 Jan

#carteldirectsource – Colombia

Jeff Yang

I just got back from my buying trip to Colombia and I am excited to share my experiences. Colombia is a beautiful country (especially where coffee is grown) and it is very safe to visit, in spite of what you may have seen on Netflix.

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