The ALMAnac

  • What Makes Decaf, Decaf?

    To clear up any confusion you might have about the difference between decaf and regular coffee, we are dedicated this week's blog to the processes of decaffeination in coffee!
  • Meet the Alma Familia!

    Learn more about the faces behind your favorite cup of coffee in this week's Alma-nac blog post!
  • Top 6 Coffee Cocktails for Summer 2021

    We'll be sharing our top 6 favorite Coffee Cocktails for the Summer of 2021 and trying them out in an exclusive "react" video.
  • What is coffee blooming?

    Not to be confused with blooming flowers, coffee "blooming" is an important and often overlooked aspect of the brewing process.
  • How to Use The Coffee Flavor Wheel

    This week, we want to introduce you to the iconic Coffee Flavor Wheel, explain why it exists, and then show you how to use this famous infographic to quickly and easily pinpoint specific flavors in your coffee. 
  • Roasts You Should Know: Belen Gualcho (2021)

    Learn everything you need to know about our lightest and brightest coffee roast, Belen Gualcho.
  • Sustainable Practices from Farm to Cup

    This Earth Day, we wanted to give you an insider’s perspective on how our family farm, Finca Terrerito, has helped Alma Coffee achieve a commitment to sustainable practices in everything we do!
  • What is Coffee Washing & How Does It Affect Your Cup?

    This week’s blog will cover something we’ve hinted at in MANY blog posts before, and that’s the process of coffee washing!
  • Evolution of the Alma Warehouse

    Our warehouse has grown a lot since we first started roasting in 2018. Join us on a written tour of our Holly Springs warehouse's evolution!
  • The Five Most Common Espresso Drinks

    For this week’s Alma-nac blog post we walk you through the five most common espresso drinks you'll find in any coffee café.
  • Trying out a Coffee Lager

    Follow the first-person journey of brewing, tasting, and finalizing Reformation Brewery's newest "Java JOGR" summer beer from our own in-house gonzo reporter.
  • The Mujeres Roast: Honoring Women Within the Coffee Industry

    We’d like to introduce you to a special limited-release roast that pays homage to women within our own industry here at Alma, the “Mujeres” Roast!