Food

The Ka’u Coffee Mill

By at June 7, 2012 | 4:32 pm | 0 Comment

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[gallery columns="2"] Nestled in Pahala's scenic Wood Valley 2.4 miles up the road from town sits the Ka'u Coffee Mill.  The mill, which processes nearly all of the coffee grown in the Ka'u area, currently offers tours and tastings by appointment only (808) 928-9811.  In recent years Ka'u coffee has gained recognition worldwide, and the mill offers its services to

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Big Island Coffee

By at May 1, 2012 | 8:07 am | 0 Comment

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Hawaii is the only state in the U.S. that grows coffee and Big Island produces more coffee than anywhere else. Most coffee consumed on island is grown here as well. The high cost of living and operating a farm in Hawaii has kept large coffee companies out. Because small farms can't compete with low-cost bulk coffee Hawaiian farms produce only high-quality specialty

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