Archive for February, 2002

Konas and Other Hawaiis

Konas and Other Hawaiis

Kona coffee, grown on a narrow band of hard-scrabble lava terrain that meanders along the mountainside above the resort complexes and splendid western coastline of the Big Island of Hawaii, is a singular coffee origin in many respects. A combination of demand and scarcity have made one of the worlds most expensive coffees. It is […]

By February 6, 2002 |Reviews Tasting Report
Are Konas Worth It?

Are Konas Worth It?

Or, to be more specific, is the actual coffee experience inside a Kona bag worth around $30 per pound, three to four times the price of the coffee experiences contained inside other bags? Most coffee professionals dont think so. Kona bashing is less prevalent in the specialty coffee industry than it was some years back, […]

By February 5, 2002 Read Article