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coffee cherries

Repost from Kaldi's Coffee Roasting Co. and Anthony Auger. These cherries were taken from trees in our variety garden at Finca El Manzano.

Sidamo in Ethiopia  Coffee Farm

Sidamo in Ethiopia Coffee Farm My favorite coffee variety

Coffee picker's full basket of coffee cherries on a coffee farm in western El Salvador. photo by Anthony John Coletti

Coffee picker's full basket of coffee cherries on a coffee farm in western El Salvador. photo by Anthony John Coletti

Did you know that #coffee growing temperature is far more important to coffee quality than elevation?  Consider this: when coffee grows slowly it leads to slower photosynthesis that allows plants to metabolize nutrients more gradually and hence produce more nuance in the cup.  The length of time it takes for coffees to mature depends on the growing temperature which is influenced by #latitude AND #altitude. The cooler the temperature the longer the maturing season the stronger correlation…

Did you know that growing temperature is far more important to coffee quality than elevation? Consider this: when coffee grows slowly it leads to slower photosynthesis that allows plants to metabolize nutrients more gradually and hence produce mo