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Coffee Cafe in Vientiane Lao(Laos)

When Lao Mountain Coffee started back in 2001 there were not many Cafe's selling coffee in Lao. Over the years like all all over the world many cafes has sprang up. In Vientiane the capital of Lao there are over 100 cafes selling all different kind of coffee from the espresso machine, french press, drip machine and manual drip and etc. The most popular drink is the Ice coffee's either ice Latte or ice Cappuccino. Recently in the past few years Coffee Brew is becoming popular. You know that 70 % of all coffee sold in the cafe are Latte or Cappuccino. Do you know how much milk there is in the latte and Cappuccino? The amount of milk is...

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Coffee that is grown in South East Asia

The countries that grow coffee in Southeast Asia are the following countries Philippines,Thailand,Laos, Myanmar and  Indonesia. Cambodia and Malaysia are not known for there coffee.  Thailand mainly grow Robusta until the late 1990's. The yield in Arabica is  30% compare to Robusta 70%. Most of the coffee grown in Northern  Thailand is Arabica consisting of Catimor and very little Typica . Thailand is rank 18th in the world in production In the Philippines they grow 90 %  Robusta green beans. Very little Arabica . Liberica and Excelsa green beans. The Robusta  grown in the Philippines is very good quality. In Myanmar which started growing Arabica in the late 1880's,. Most of the coffee is grown in the state of Shan....

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"Who grow the best coffee in the World?"

The top countries that grow fantastic coffee are Ethiopia, Jamaica, Costa Rica, Columbia, Guatemala and Yemen(The Arabian Peninsula) Let take a look why these 6 countries grow the best coffee. Ethiopia is known for producing coffee(Harrar) that has a taste of wine ,spicy or fruity flavor.The coffee are grown in the eastern part of the country with small peasant farms. In the country of Jamaica which there prices are very high. The Jamaican coffee has a classic aroma of rum and a special refinement.The flavor is smooth and mellow. In Costa Rica the country produced a well balance Arabicas. The coffee is grown on Volanic soil and has a smooth and rich flavor of walnut. Columbia is the biggest supplier of coffee in the world with around 15%.In...

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Why is volcanic soil so important?

Up on the Bolaven Plateau far back from the main road Lao Mountain Coffee has been supporting the farmers that grows coffee exclusively for LMC (Lao Mountain Coffee). The green beans that are grown for LMC are Typica, Catimor and Robusta ...The altitude for the The Typica and Catimor is above 1200 meters above sea level where as the Robusta is above 1000 meters above sea level.The Typica Arabica beans is very limit to grow on the Bolaven Plateau due to the fact that certain area the volcanic soil is not suitable for growing.Where as the Catimor Arabica is grown mainly on the Bolaven because it not prone to rust disease..Rust disease is a foliar disease of coffee plant cause...

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"Different kind of coffee drink serve in the cafe across the world"

"Different kind of coffee drink serve in the cafe across the world"When you are in Italy the number1 coffee drink is probably the espresso.A real espresso is only 1 ounce of strong coffee roast(50% Robusta). Then you can have either espresso "short shot" (Ristretto) 3/4 ounce of espresso in an extraction( very strong). The next kind of espresso is a " long shot" 1.5 ounce shot. Last kind of espresso is the " double shot" ( 2 ounce shot of espresso).l prefer this kind of coffee. The biggest seller in the cafe are the Latte and Cappuccino. The Cappuccino is a shot of espresso with steam wet milk.The Latte is a shot of espresso with plently of steam wet milk.Then...

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