The Fair Trade Coffee Company

Est. 2001

Featured Coffee Varieties

The Special Allure of the Organic Ethiopian Harrar A Featured Fair Trade Coffee There can be little doubt that Ethiopia is a coffee capital. Yet, most of us will never get the opportunity to sample brew in this foreign land. Thankfully, it’s possible to experience Organic Ethiopian Harrar Fair Trade at your local coffee house. Chances are it’s a taste you’ll want to savor each week. Organic Ethiopian Harrar comes courtesy of the Oromia Coffee Farmers Cooperative Union Ltd. The union, which was...

The Jumping Mexican Coffee Bean A Featured Fair Trade Coffee When you think of the country of Mexico, numerous images may come to mind– sombreros, enchiladas, mariachi bands, flamenco dancers, to name a few. But what you may not realize is that the great nation south of the border is also home to some amazing organic coffee. Granted, Mexican coffee beans may not jump out of a roaster—but, when roasted, ground and brewed, they could cause you to jump right out of...

The Magic of Guatemalan Organic Coffee A Featured Fair Trade Coffee You might call it as smooth as silk stockings…as spicy as an apple cake…and as smoky as a Cuban cigar. It’s the medium-bodied coffee known as Organic Guatemalan HB Huehuetenango—Fair Trade, and it offers a taste sensation you’re unlikely to forget. Its bright, rich flavor has made it a staple in pantries around the world. This specialty coffee is grown in the mountains of northern Guatemala near Mexico. It is actually considered...

The Java Organic Wonders of Timor Coffee A Featured Fair Trade Coffee In the past decade or so, the Java organic market has exploded. The number of varieties available now is simply mind-boggling. What is equally encouraging is the fact that a number of small countries are entering the gourmet coffee business—to the delight of many committed coffee drinkers. There is certainly a novelty factor involved when you select a Third World coffee. But, once the novelty has worn off, the coffee must...

Peruvian Organic Coffee: A Light Delight A Featured Fair Trade Coffee When searching for a premium organic coffee, you have numerous options from which to choose. In today’s coffee-saturated marketplace, you can find a myriad of flavored natural coffees from around the world. As a result, you might wonder whether a Peruvian organic variety is worth checking out. Thankfully, the answer is an emphatic “yes.” Once you switch to a Peruvian variety, you may never want to try another type of organic...

Peruvian Organic Coffee: A Light Delight A Featured Fair Trade Coffee When searching for a premium organic coffee, you have numerous options from which to choose. In today’s coffee-saturated marketplace, you can find a myriad of flavored natural coffees from around the world. As a result, you might wonder whether a Peruvian organic variety is worth checking out. Thankfully, the answer is an emphatic “yes.” Once you switch to a Peruvian variety, you may never want to try another type of organic...

Exotic Ethiopian A Featured Fair Trade Coffee According to an Ethiopian legend, a goat herder named Kaldi discovered that his goats seemed to become quite frisky after eating coffee berries. As a result, this adventurous herder decided to sample the berries himself. He then disclosed his secret to a monk, who learned to grow and grind the coffee to perfection. You don’t have to be a herder or a monk to enjoy the exotic taste of Ethiopian Organic coffee. Africa has produced a...