Blog Posts on history of batangas coffee


Cafe de Lipa: Reviving the Barako Glory | Lipa City, Batangas by The Poor Traveler on Apr 8, 2012It was like someone pricked my heart really bad when the first Starbucks in Batangas opened — if only they also offer kapeng barako as a tribute to the land they stand on. I grew up in Batangas, once the coffee capital of the Philippines, and ...