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About

About

Dan is the owner and sole coffee geek here at the Coffee Clan. His passion is to share his love for specialty coffee. His focus is on sharing the unique intricacies of coffee origins, brewing techniques, and home roasting your own coffee. When you can't find him at a local coffee shop, he is usually fishing. Feel free to ask him any questions you have about coffee.

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Why I Help People

Why I Help People

Jun 21, 2016 | No Comments

This is Rotina, a 32-year-old mother of two children. She has a small business selling vegetables (cabbage, eggplant, and cucumber) in her community to earn a living. Rotina requested a loan to buy vegetable seeds, chemicals, a wheelbarrow, water tank, rake, shovel, and hand gloves to assist her in running the business. Why a lot […]

The Value of Origin: What Traceability means for Consumers

The Value of Origin: What Traceability means for Consumers

May 10, 2016 | No Comments

While I was reading an article from, Matthew Newsome of The Guardian, I was intrigued by Ethiopia‚Äôs new process for tracing coffee origins. At the coops around the country, they are labeling every bag with a barcode that is tied not only to the processing station but the farmer as well. As a specialty coffee […]

Top 5 Reasons to Roast Your Own Coffee Beans

Top 5 Reasons to Roast Your Own Coffee Beans

Apr 8, 2016 | No Comments

Most of my life I would just drink coffee that was,”bold and bitter.” I never questioned, I just did. I didn’t know there were other options in my early 20’s. Now, I have been drinking fresh roasted coffee for about 3 years and roasting my own a little over a year and let me tell […]

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