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With a heritage of growers, exporters, importers, and roasters, Orinoco Coffee & Tea has produced and sold the finest coffees and teas since 1909.

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Make a Mocha Iced Coffee with Vanilla Cold Foam – at Home

Orinoco partner Yoko Segawa of Yoko’s Kitchen recently proved it’s possible to get creative with coffee in your own home – no barista or chic coffeehouse required. To create her mocha iced coffee with vanilla cold foam, she started with Orinoco’s Organic Fair Trade Peru Penachi – a full bodied...

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Cool Facts You Didn’t Know About Cold Brew Coffee

Cool Facts You Didn’t Know About Cold Brew Coffee

The origins of cold brew coffee can be traced back to Kyoto, Japan – tens of thousands of miles from the Venezuelan farms where Pedro and Juan-Carlos Ramirez’s ancestors launched the enterprise that would become Orinoco Coffee & Tea. That landmark was in 1909, and just like creating a rich,...

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4 Top Perks from the Newest Camping Coffee Gear

4 Top Perks from the Newest Camping Coffee Gear

In recent weeks, we’ve woken up to the sunshine, blue skies, and warmer than average temperatures. That means one thing for nature enthusiasts – it’s time to grab the tent and go for a hike. The big issue? If you’re also a coffee enthusiast, the great outdoors can occasionally be a grind if you...

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Milk Alternatives

Milk alternatives have grown in popularity. A trip to the “milk” section of your local grocery store will make that clear. And while cow’s milk boasts an impressive nutrient profile by being rich in protein and important vitamins and minerals, including calcium, phosphorus and B vitamins. Cow’s...

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Tea Trends 2022

Tea trends are similar to coffee but, also a bit different. Tea consumption worldwide is second only to water and with approximately 87% of millennials (who now dominate the workforce and, with it, the economy) drink tea, according to the Tea Association of the USA and as Gen Z continues to show...

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Coffee Trends 2022

Coffee trends in the past have at times seemed superficial and unnecessary. But the pandemic has shifted the public view on many aspects of their day-to-day life and coffee is one of those areas. People are looking for food and drink that can improve their lives, the lives of the farmers/workers...

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Fun Coffee Facts

We are huge fans of coffee here at Orinoco! Because of this we love learning fun and interesting facts about coffee. So, here are 10 fun coffee facts for you to enjoy! Coffee is the world’s 2nd largest traded commodity.  Crude oil is first. Yes, it is not a typo. Coffee is consumed in great...

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Awareness is Key

Awareness is key to our efforts this month as we work with THB Bagelry + Deli to raise consciousness about suicide prevention. It began with a call simply to ask us to match THB’s coffee sales donation dollar for dollar. It ended up with us joining their team to not only raise money but, also...

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The Rising Cost of Coffee

We have been hearing about the cost of retail coffee rising but let’s take a closer look at why this is occurring. A hike in coffee prices will further raise the cost of a shopping basket following increases for other items such as bread, vegetable oils and sugar. The United Nations food agency's...

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Spicy Coffee

Experimenting with adding flavors to coffee is always popular. Some prefer to simply brew a coffee that is already preflavored but, there are those that prefer to add their flavors while or after brewing. But what about adding something that can make it a bit more spicy? Health Benefits Most of us...

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