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  • Producer’s Spotlight: Luna del Puente
    September 14, 2021

    Producer’s Spotlight: Luna del Puente

    The idea for Luna del Puente sprang from a love of nature and passion for conservation of the natural world. After buying the property years ago, they realized how special the land was and felt it was their responsibility to preserve it.
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  • Raw Cane Sugar and Coffee Scrub from Trapiche Lucerna
    August 18, 2020

    Raw Cane Sugar and Coffee Body Scrub

    Sugarcane contains alpha-hydroxy acids (AHAs) like glycolic acid—a natural exfoliant that increases cell turnover that, with the help of antioxidants, flavonoids, and phenolic compounds, gently helps to brighten and even out the skin.
  • Producer Spotlight: Garrido Coffee
    September 25, 2019

    Producer Spotlight: Garrido Coffee

    Having spent the last six years visiting with farmers in Latin America, I am regularly invited to buy conventional and organic green coffee in bulk. Most of the time I simply respond that coffee is its own beast, and I stick to fruit. However, a visit to the world-class coffee region of Boquete, Chiriquí, Panama inspired me to take a deeper look.
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  • What Boquete Can Teach the World about Coffee
    August 19, 2019

    What Boquete Can Teach the World about Coffee

    The Community Behind Boquete, a small valley in the Province of Chiriqui, Panama bordering Costa Rica.
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