Fair trade

Fair trade, noun: A strategy for fighting poverty: Farmers in Africa, Latin America and Asia can effectively improve their…


Farmers association

Farmers association, noun (also growers association and producers association): is an association of organic farmers and…


Ferment, fermentation

Ferment, fermentation, verb/noun: Indicates the “technical biological reaction”. It is used in the production of cheese,…


Filter coffee

Filter coffee, noun: Method of preparation. As the name indicates coffee grounds are placed in a filter before being brewed…


Flavor

Flavor, noun (also flavoring): Synonym for taste. Coffee is one of the most complex natural products with over 800 flavors…


Floater

Floater, noun: Refers to inferior beans without seeds or with underdeveloped seeds. After removing the pulp from the coffee…


French press

French press, noun: Pitcher for brewing coffee. Here, water that is no longer boiling (approximately 199-206°F) is poured…


Fruit acid

Fruit acid, noun: Collective term for the acids present in fruit. Since coffee is a fruit – coffee berries – it also…