Jolt of Java! Bird Rock Coffee Roasters in La Jolla purchases 300 pounds of one of the world’s most exotic coffees, a special varietal grown by a plantation in Panama...

Contributing Editor Tom York writes the SDBJ insider. Send him items at tyork@sdbj.com, or tom.york@gmail.com. 

Take 1 minute to subscribe and you'll get this story immediately, plus:

Already a subscriber? Sign in

  • 52 weekly issues
  • Subscriber-only digital content every business day, plus full access to SDBJ.com archives
  • Book of Lists — the most comprehensive business resource in San Diego
  • San Diego 500 — influential business leaders you need to know
Yours for only $129