Category Archives: Buunni Recommends

The Koi & The Dragon: Artist Shinsuke Higuchi at Cafe Buunni

On view March 3 — March 31 Cafe Buunni is honored to host local customer Shinsuke Higuchi’s beautiful, magnetic art inspired by koi and waterfalls, this month. Here’s an inside look at the artist and his series:     “I begin my paintings with a specific subject in mind reflecting my concerns with environmental, social, […]

Also posted in Cafe, Culture, NYC | Comments closed

Let the Celebrations Begin!

It’s been two years since we opened the door at Café Buunni.   Exhilarated and terrified, we will never forget how our hearts pounded that morning as this community lined up out that door and onto the sidewalk. We want to thank you from the bottom of our hearts for your support, encouragement, friendship, community, feedback, […]

Also posted in Cafe, Coffee, Ethiopia, NYC, Small business, Sustainability | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Comments closed

The Gift of Fair-Trade, Organic Buunni Coffee

Introducing our Buunni Coffee Gift Subscription card!  Purchase a 3, 6, or 12 month subscription to Buunni Coffee for the coffee lovers in your life.  For the holidays, for Small Business Saturday or just because. We’ve tried to make it as simple as possible.  You pay a one time charge that includes everything (shipping too) […]

Also posted in Coffee, Ethiopia, NYC, Small business, Sustainability | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments closed

Bunna – The Ethiopian Way

Guest Blog by Djalene Temesgen I started drinking bunna (Amharic for coffee) when I was 18 years old. Late? I know. That is because my parents thought of coffee as addictive and wanted to spare me. But I managed to steal a sip or two behind their backs, and I knew that I would start […]

Also posted in Coffee, Culture, Ethiopia | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment