Category Archives: Coffee Facts

How La Semeuse Got it’s Name

Origin of the name La Semeuse The name “LA SEMEUSE” has entered our collective memory and reasons as a symbol of confidence attributed to a good coffee. But do you know the exact origin of the name of your favorite brand of coffee? We researched the reasons that motivated our founder Marc Bloch (1877-1916) and […]

Easy Serve Espresso PODS

Our Single-serve E.S.E. espresso pods both reduce the time needed to brew coffee and simplify the brewing process by eliminating the need to measure out portions from bulk containers. Fully biodegradable. Each pod contains seven grams of coffee compressed into a food safe filter package. There are many Espresso machines compatible for use of 45 mm diameter E.S.E […]

What is a Flavor Wheel?

  The Flavor Wheel develops a glossary of coffee terms based on sensory science and has become the standard that most cuppers today use in describing the coffee they buy and/or sell. According to Roast Magazine, ‘The flavor wheel has enjoyed 15 years in existence. It is used by the most seasoned coffee cuppers and […]

Arabica & Robusta

The coffee tree takes three years to give its first flowering, five years for its first harvest and its lifetime is between twenty and thirty years depending on weather conditions and care provided. The coffee tree has the distinction of having simultaneously, and on the same branch, flowers and cherries with a different maturity, making […]