Learn About Coffee

At Equator Coffees & Teas, we take the process seriously from selection to roasting to delivery and on through the brewing process. We also believe that a well-informed customer means that they will enjoy our coffees all the more. In these pages you will find helpful guides to learning more about how we select the coffee beans, our roasting styles, our sustainability practices, and much more.

Word About our Coffees

Word About our Coffees

Equator Coffees & Teas is committed to serving sustainable coffee.

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Coffee Brewing Guides

Coffee Brewing Guides

We can guide you through the process to achieve the same extraction we enjoy.

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What is Specialty Coffee?

What is Specialty Coffee?

It all starts with a coffee tree that bears fruit or "cherries" approximately twice a year.

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Coffee Roast Styles

Coffee Roast Styles

What does "dark", "medium" and "light" really mean?

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Coffee Tasting Terms

Coffee Tasting Terms

A comprehensive guide to the coffee terms we use throughout our website.

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Eco-friendly 101

Coffee: Eco-friendly 101

What it means to use Organic, Fair Trade, Rainforest Alliance coffees.

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