With Honduras to the north and sharing borders with Matagalpa, Zelaya, Esteli, Madriz and Nueva Segovia departments, Jinotega is Nicaragua’s second largest department and is divided into eight municipalities – El Cua, Jinotega, La Concordia, San Jose de Bocay, San Rafael del Norte, San Sebastian de Yali, Santa Maria de Pantasma and Wiwili. The city of Jinotega, located in the municipality of ...
Let’s begin by getting some terminology straight: when it comes to wine – you indulge yourself with a bit of “wine tasting”. But when it comes to a steaming cup of coffee the process is called “cupping” – that’s the procedure used by professional tasters to evaluate the standard of the smell, taste and look of samples of coffee beans and cups of coffee.
Jinotega is situated in the north central mountains of Nicaragua. The city itself is situated in a valley. The valley is picturesque, surrounded by high pine-tree covered mountains and rain forests. The department of Jinotega is somewhat large – it is actually the second largest in Nicaragua. Of the nearly 180 000 inhabitants, the majority live in urban zones. However, quite a large number ...