Emergency Relief for Rio Grande do Sul Flood Victims

The recent floods in Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, have caused immense devastation, affecting over 646,000 people and tragically claiming 162 lives. Thousands of families are now homeless, struggling to secure basic necessities such as food, water, and shelter. This disaster is the worst flooding the region has seen in over 80 years. Details of…

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Brewing Adventure and Passion: Meet Our Newest Addition to Minas Hill.

Let’s give a warm welcome to our newest team member, Isaac, joining us here at Minas Hill! With a wealth of experience and a deep passion for coffee, Isaac brings a unique energy to our team. Isaac’s taste in coffee is as diverse as his interests! From a strong flat white to kickstart the morning…

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Bom Jesus Coffee Farm: A Testament to Sustainable Excellence and Enduring Partnerships

At Minas Hill, we take pride in fostering long-term partnerships with coffee farmers who share our commitment to quality, sustainability, and community. Among our cherished collaborations stands Bom Jesus Coffee Farm, a beacon of excellence nestled in the Alta Mogiana Region. Founded by Flavia and Gabriel’s ancestors nearly 150 years ago, Bom Jesus embodies a…

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How long will prices remain high?

Recently, the Coffee C price, which represents Arabica coffee futures traded on the Intercontinental Exchange (ICE), has experienced a steady climb to a 6 month high with fluctuations influenced by various factors. This year’s El Nino weather event is creating a bullish platform for coffee prices. An El Nino pattern typically brings heavy rains to…

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Exploring Brazil Peaberry

Green Peaberry beans

Peaberries are fascinating. At Minas Hill, we have long been purveyors of specialty peaberries. We have often cupped them against some very high-scoring regular coffees, and in most cases, they have displayed phenomenal cup characteristics. WHAT IS A PEABERRY? Let us start with the coffee cherry. Inside, you would expect to find two seeds, one…

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