Colombia is one of the world’s largest coffee exporters, but it also keeps a lot of this particular crop for its own consumption. So not only does the country export some of the best coffee in the world; it’s home to some of the best coffee shops in the world, too. Bogotá, Colombia’s capital, is home to over 10 million people, covering a large area in the Andes mountain range. Within this large area the city has a large number of unique coffee houses and cafes, home to some of Colombia’s best coffee, driven straight from the farms to the shops within a matter of days. Here’s the lowdown on where to find the city’s best coffee.
Catación Pública is one of a kind. Not only do they serve outstanding coffee; they also offer Coffee Laboratory courses for those wanting to take the Coffee Quality Institute Quality Grader exam. The staff are friendly and knowledgeable, and are happy to offer information about the coffee making process and coffee farms.
Catación Pública, Calle 120a #3a-47, Bogotá, Colombia +57 1 702 4943