Posts by Allen Leibowitz:

Food Artisans

Meet Filadelfo Juarez – He Grew Your Coffee!

This month’s Roaster’s Pick, Honduran Microlot-Filadelfo Jaurez, comes via our friends at Union Microfinanza. This is the second year that we’ve worked with our friends at Union Microfinanza to directly purchase Filadelfo Juarez’s crop.  We continued to taste coffees from many small producers in the same region and once again this was our favorite. This delicious coffee features notes […]

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Brews & Bites

SMELL IT! As much as 70-80% of what we perceive as taste comes from our sense of smell. Most of us here at Zingerman’s are familiar with this idea, as Ari’s been telling us for years to “smell it” as a key step in identifying great food. Here’s a fun exercise we do frequently in […]

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