Hawaii Coffee Festival celebrates the coffee beanUPDATED 7:28 PM HST Jun 28, 2014Video Transcript
Not into tea? Free samples of java were handed out today at the Hawaii Coffee Festival. A dozen booths were set up at the Kaka'ako Farmer's Market to show off different varieties of the bean. Pamela 1:32 "IT HAS IT'S OWN FLAVOR AND CHARACTERISTIC S AND WE WANT TO SHOW THE WORLD -- WE'RE THE ONLY STATE IN THE UNITED STATES THAT GROWS COFFEE AND WE ARE REALLY PROUD OF IT." 1:42 Organizers plan to have each island represented at next year's event on Oahu.