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Category: Coffee Trip Logs

Discovering Kenya: Travels and Coffee

Posted on: April 25th, 2016 by Jonathan Wright

This post is written by Jeff about his brief trip to Kenya after a 10 day sourcing trip in Ethiopia….

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Discovering Ethiopia, Part 3: Coffee Cupping

Posted on: April 18th, 2016 by Jonathan Wright

This is the third post in a series about Zoka’s recent coffee sourcing trip to Ethiopia. These are written by…

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Discovering Ethiopia, Part 2: Visiting Farms and Co-ops

Posted on: April 6th, 2016 by Jonathan Wright

This is the second post in a series about Zoka’s recent coffee sourcing trip to Ethiopia, as we spent time…

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Discovering Ethiopia, Part 1: Coffee Sourcing

Posted on: April 4th, 2016 by Jonathan Wright

This is the first post in a series about Zoka’s recent coffee sourcing trip to Ethiopia. These are written by…

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Travel Log: Guatemala and Oaxaca, Mexico – Sept. 2005

Posted on: January 28th, 2016 by Tylor Bennett

Zoka Travel in Guatemala and Oaxaca Chris Davidson, Head Roaster writes… After two weeks of vacation spent studying Spanish in…

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Women in Coffee Leadership, Costa Rica

Posted on: January 28th, 2016 by Tylor Bennett

Trish R. Skeie, Director of Coffee Writes… Early last summer, I got a phone call out of the blue. It…

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The Tale of Two Origins (Part 1 of 2)

Posted on: January 28th, 2016 by Tylor Bennett

by: Trish R. Skeie, Director of Coffee As January’s frigid Seattle temperatures had just begun to get the better of…

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Guatemala City and Xela (Part 1/3)

Posted on: January 28th, 2016 by Tylor Bennett

Chris Davidson, Roastmaster writes… It always feels good to get out of the country for a while, either for business…

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Visiting Zoka Japan

Posted on: January 28th, 2016 by Tylor Bennett

Jeff Babcock, Zoka Owner writes… Well it was once again off to visit our friends At Zoka Japan and to…

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Judging the El Salvador Cup of Excellence

Posted on: January 28th, 2016 by Tylor Bennett

Trish, our Director of Coffee is off in El Salvador helping judge the beans that will find their way into…

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