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Journey to the Rising Sun
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Journey to the Rising Sun

Regular price $ 16.00

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Roast: Medium

Origin: Papua New Guinea

Varietal:  Bourbon, Typica

Process: Washed

Tasting: Herbal, syrup, walnut, gray feel and finish

Recommended for: rainy afternoons

Behind the Beans

When humans first migrated to the east, they often found refuge in Papua New Guinea because of its diverse climate and abundance of resources. The name "Journey to the Rising Sun" pays homage to the journey.

This coffee comes from the Simbai area, just over the Bismarck Range bordering the Western Highlands Province and Sepik Province. It features beans from various small farms across this region.

Since all coffee from Simbai is transported via plane, getting this particular coffee from origin is not easy.

In order to access the supply chain, Simbai farmers journey from their farms to the airfields, some traveling for more than a day. 

Our local partner weighs, records, and stores the coffee the farmers bring to the airstrip. Once there is enough coffee to warrant a flight, they arrange a charter flight and cover around $2,000 of the charter cost. The coffee is then transported to Mt Hagen where it gains access to their global supply chain.

Our partner in Papua New Guinea services over 4,000 farmers in this isolated region through four airstrips, giving these farmers a way to bring their high-quality beans to the global market.

Grind Types Explained
Why Does Grind Type Matter?

Grind size affects the extraction rate of the coffee and therefore affects the flavor of the final brew. Because of the water flow rate and pressure variations between brew methods, different grind sizes suit different brew methods better. You'll want to pick the right one for optimum flavor.

More details than you were looking for? Go with the flat bottom filter. It's our most popular grind type and works in your basic home coffee maker!

Options:
Whole Bean 

Whole beans for your home grinder. Your grind, your way.

Flat-Bottom Filter 

Perfect grind for your traditional coffee maker, our most popular grind.

Cone Filter 

Perfect grind for your pour over.

Coffee Press 

Perfect grind for your Aeropress or french press.

Shipping

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What are your shipping options?

Ground shipping: $5.00
Priority and Priority Express: Calculated at checkout

Where do you ship?
We ship to all 50 states! At this time, we are unable to ship internationally.

How do I get free shipping?
We offer free domestic ground shipping on all orders that are $50 or higher. 

 

What do I need to know about shipping chocolate?
Shipping chocolate is a delicate adventure – especially in the summer.

In order to make sure we get your chocolates to you in the way they leave our workshop, we have placed the following systems in place:

  1. We chill our chocolates for 24 hours prior to shipping to make sure they stay cool as long as possible in transit.
  2. We only ship chocolate orders early in the week to avoid packages spending the weekend outside of a temperature-controlled environment. Any orders placed Thursday and later will ship the next Monday.
  3. In summer, we ship our chocolates with insulation and icepacks. This utilitarian packing solution helps protect your chocolate in transit. We occasionally make the tough call to postpone shipping on hot days, and we always update you accordingly.
  4. We recommend upgrading to expedited shipping when chocolate is in your order. We cannot offer refunds for faulty chocolates that have been shipped with our $5 flat-rate option.

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Coffee is fresh for 3 weeks from its roast date if stored well. We stamp each bag with its roast date and ship right after roasting so you can be sure your coffee is fresh. Order fresh. Drink fresh. Rinse and Repeat.

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