DESCRIPTION | In the East, gifts are made using many intricate details to create a single, stunning presentation. Our friends at JAPONICA have produced these alluring gift sets that offer a the best of the East Bay, the West Coast, and the Far East. Owner-operator, Valerie Nara, has carefully assembled and selected each premium element of these sets to uniquely complement each other. Searching for that perfect gift? These charming sets offer a truly unique and memorable coffee experience.
Since 2002, Japonica has cultivated a loyal following for its unique gifts and floral designs. Japonica has since expanded and added an espresso cafe in 2009 where they were the first to serve Weaver's Coffee in San Francisco.
JAMAICA BLUE MOUNTAIN | Located between Kingston and Port Antonio, Blue Mountain coffees are only grown at the highest elevations where the environment is ideal for coffee. Our certified, 100% pure Blue Mountain No. 1 is made using the largest, premium quality bean which produces mild, yet lush and sweet, floral notes in the cup.
SANTA ROSA PLUM JAM | The Santa Rosa plum is a cross between an ancient Japanese variety and the wild American plum. Due to its delicate nature, the Santa Rosa plum is grown and handpicked by a few small, local farmers, and it's jam is highly coveted. Prepared by the Buxman family, located in the Central Valley of California, the fruits are certified California Clean (using neither synthetic nor natural toxins), harvested only when tree-ripened, and made to order. Paul Buxman is also an accomplished illustrator and painter and his artwork is featured on the packaging of this special jam.
This set also includes an imported sapling demitasse spoon, fashioned from recycled food-safe metals. All pieces are exquisitely packaged in a mulberry paper box adorned with a handmade paper blossom.