coffee in the Philippine - updates

Rappler's latest stories on coffee in the Philippine


Philippine coffee industry is hot and brewing

Mar 31, 2018 - 9:00 AM

While there is more work ahead for the coffee industry, there is palpable confidence among coffee stakeholders in the country.

A TOAST TO PHILIPPINE COFFEE. Philippines' coffee hot brewing industry. Photo by Wing Luna  A TOAST TO PHILIPPINE COFFEE. Philippines' coffee hot brewing industry. Photo by Wing Luna

What's The Big Idea? Bo's Coffee competes with global players

Jun 29, 2017 - 6:30 PM

Coco Alcuaz talks to Bo's Coffee founder Steve Benitez about homegrown brew and becoming a platform for social enterprises

A coffee conversation that #StartsWithACup

Sep 28, 2015 - 12:03 PM

Coffee has become more than just a drink Tell us what is coffee to you?

9 questions for Toby's Estate founder Toby Smith

Sep 20, 2015 - 2:08 PM

Lawyer turned entrepreneur Toby Smith shares his passion for coffee and how it fuels the growth of the Australian coffee chain Toby s Estate

7 PH agri products to rave about at Madrid Fusion Manila

Apr 25, 2015 - 10:16 AM

From award winning chocolate to premium coffee from iconic mountains here are products that boast Made in the Philippines

BEST OF PH. At food festival Madrid Fusion Manila, the spotlight shines on Philippine and Spanish cuisine. All photos by Pia Ranada/Rappler

What's brewing at Davao's Coffee Summit?

Oct 07, 2014 - 9:52 AM

Coffee imports are costing our economy a lot of money which can go to the Filipino farmers instead

COFFEE SUMMIT. Photo from Philippine Coffee Board, Inc.

Waking up to Kalinga coffee

Oct 04, 2014 - 8:00 AM

Kalinga as of 2012 ranks 7th nationwide in terms of production according to the Department of Trade and Industry

Lipa Coffee Academy graduates hope to revive 'kapeng barako'

Sep 09, 2014 - 10:45 AM

The academy s first batch graduated in March 2014 armed with skills and knowledge to restore native Batangas coffee to its former glory

SOMETHING BREWING. Three of the baristas in the main branch of Cafe de Lipa in Lipa City are graduates of the Lipa Coffee Academy. All photos by Pia Ranada/Rappler

Guiao asks for investigation on 'suspicious' PBA Draft lottery

Jul 04, 2014 - 7:00 AM

Guiao on PBA Draft lottery: We thought it was just crude it was lacking in credibility

SUSPICIOUS. Rain or Shine head coach Yeng Guiao (L) seen here standing next to import Arizona Reid (R) says the team will ask for the PBA lottery draw to be investigated. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

PBA Fastbreak: Mays comes up big, Witherspoon flops

May 02, 2014 - 8:58 AM

San Mig Coffee s James Mays turned in a masterful performance in Game 2 dominating with 25 points and 23 rebounds Air21 s Wesley Witherspoon on the other hand shot an atrocious 3 13

James Mays of San Mig Super Coffee goes to the basket during Game 2. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

San Mig subdues Air21's winning run to tie semis series

May 01, 2014 - 10:56 PM

This time the giants won as San Mig Coffee evened their series with Air21 on Thursday night

Marc Pingris of San Mig Coffee puts up a one-handed shot against Air21's Wesley Witherspoon and Asi Taulava. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

San Mig Coffee blasts defending champs Alaska out of Comms Cup

Apr 26, 2014 - 8:29 PM

I didn t think I d be here said San Mig coach Tim Cone moments after his team knocked off defending Comms Cup champs Alaska Aces to earn a ticket to the semis

SAN MIG IS SUPER. PJ Simon of San Mig Coffee drives past RJ Jazul of Alaska during the Mixers' fateful Game 3 win. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

PBA Fastbreak: Barako Energy stronger than Coffee late

Mar 26, 2014 - 4:57 PM

PBA writer Enzo Flojo analyzes Barako Energy s come from behind victory over San Mig Coffee

DOLLARD DOLLARD BILL. Barako Energy's Josh Dollard goes to the rim against San Mig's Joe Devance. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Tim Cone shoots for historic title with San Mig in Game 5 tonight

Feb 23, 2014 - 11:42 AM

PBA writer Levi Verora previews Game 5 of the San Mig Coffee Rain or Shine Philippine Cup Finals series

Rain or Shine's Paul Lee makes a play against San Mig's Alex Mallari in Game 4. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Barangay Ginebra defeats San Mig Coffee to force game 7

Feb 10, 2014 - 10:52 PM

Barangay Ginebra San Miguel snatched Game 6 from the San Mig Super Coffee Mixers 94 91 to force a decisive Game 7 in their Philippine Cup semifinals series

STANDING TALL. Barangay Ginebra center Greg Slaughter pulls down a rebound in a critical game 6 win. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

A different sip: Alternative coffee shops

Jun 28, 2013 - 10:05 AM

This rainy season try out 3 coffee shops that offer something different

COFFEE BLISS. Rainy days make you want to tuck in with a cup of hot coffee. All photos by Pia Ranada