This past June, we embarked on our first Coffee Origin trip to Honduras! We partnered with Alejandra Flores of Unataza Coffee, who is actually from Honduras herself. Here are some of the things we did, learned, and celebrated from our trip.   Why Honduras? As you may know, the coffee industry as a whole is one of the worst offenders when it comes to problems like human trafficking and modern day slavery, child labor, and grossly underpaid farmers. This is in part because...

You might be surprised by the process and effort that goes into sourcing the many different types of coffee we carry at La Terza. Read about how and where we source our green, unroasted beans from the perspective of our head roaster, Robert: “Green coffee buying, or “sourcing,” can be a tricky task if you aren’t working with trustworthy and respected farmers or coffee importers. At La Terza, we’ve been buying coffee for over 15 years from a small group of...