Japan perks up to serious coffee

Oct 14, 2016

Japan perks up to serious coffee

Need a pick-me-up? Try a lychee-flavored coffee infused with jasmine, or a "Chardonnay" espresso served in a wine glass — whatever your taste, Japan's swashbuckling baristas are bringing some serious sex appeal to the drink. In a country famous for its tea, the Japanese are ...

Coffee growers face changing climate and tastes

/ Oct 9, 2016

Coffee growers face changing climate and tastes

Three decades ago, Costa Rica outlawed cultivation of the robusta coffee bean in order to promote production of arabica, the variety prized by high-end roasters around the world. Now, however, with warmer temperatures and disease threatening arabica production, the world's 14th largest coffee producer is ...