Jul14

Coffee tasting

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Oct24

New Coffees

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We have lots of new coffees in the Store:  Muchoki and Rukira from Kenya,  Chelba (espresso) and Shallo from Ethiopia, Cerro Azul from Honduras, Mama Mina from Nicaragua, La Bolsa and La Providencia (espresso) from Guatemala, Fazenda Camocim from Brasil and a new Autumn Espresso!  From our own direct import El Salvador we have roasted bourbon and caturra for espresso. […]

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Apr25

New Coffees in our Store!

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We’ve got a lot of new and exciting coffees in our Store;  please come by for a cup or to bring home some really precious beans! An exclusive treat is the coffee from Mexico,  ‘La Playa’, bought through Cup of Excellence, and ‘Buzira’ from Burundi as well as a kenyan by the name of  ‘Rukira’! […]

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Aug19

Tasting coffee in Africa: Judging ‘Cup of Excellence’ in Burundi

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The logo for the first ever Cup of Excellence Burundi contains the ‘Kayenda’ -the Sacred Drum as part of the logo It was an honour and indeed a real privilege to be invited to be part of the International Jury in the first ever Cup of Excellence in Burundi, in Central Africa: The Cup of […]

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Jun10

Kaffee-Alchemie is at the “World of Coffee 2012” in Vienna

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Dear Kaffee-Alchemie friends, We have a booth at the “World of Coffee 2012” exhibition in Vienna, therefore we have shorter opening hours the week coming (10-18). Are you interested to visit us in Vienna at our booth? The first three who send an e-mail to post@kaffee-alchemie.at get a free ticket from us! We look forward […]

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Feb14

Meet Mrs Olga Marina González Cuadra and her family at Finca ‘La Picona’, Nueva Segovia, Nicaragua!

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Coffee blossom at ‘La Picona’ At Kaffee-Alchemie, our aim is to promote coffee as the result of hard work of ordinary farmers. Although their role in the entire coffee chain is indispensable, they are rarely “visible” to consumers and receive little recognition. At our local ‘Farmers Market’,  we are accustomed to hands-on information about the […]

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Oct05

New Coffee arrived: Direct from ‘Nombre de Dios’ Farm in El Salvador to Salzburg!

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It is with great pride that we present our new coffee from El Salvador:  Directly from Farmer Mrs Maria Elena Botto. I first met Maria three years ago, as she was presenting her farm in Oslo, and I met her again last year during the 2010 Cup of Excellence in El Salvador: I was there […]

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Jul15

“To discover and foster appreciation of exemplary quality coffees and reward those who produce them.”

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Excellent video made by Instituto Hondureño del Café (IHCAFE), explaining how Cup of Excellence has influenced the life of coffee growers in Honduras over the last 8 years. We are proud to support the CoE Program, and to present to our guests these unique coffees! Watch this! httpv://youtu.be/efM-ftKyL0U

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Jun20

Cascara

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Along with some delicious samples of coffee from El Salvador (thank you, Javier and Maria!), was a bag of ‘Cascara’ -the pulp of the coffee cherries! While visiting the farm Nombre de Dios last year ,  farmer Javier showed me around the property: I got to walk through fields of Bourbon and Caturra, and asked […]

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Jun15

Iced Coffees

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We’re almost at Mid Summer, and it is time for Iced Coffees.  We like to make it simple and use few ingredients and some basic techniques to make a handful of classic drinks. Here are our suggestions: Shakerato For this old italian classic we suggest using a mild and aromatic espresso, preferably an african.  We […]

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