In this video from the Specialty Coffee Guild of America (SCAA) 2014 Conference Pedro Chaib de Sousa from JC Coffee Farms teaches us the proper cupping.
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In 2014, Amanda Eastwood visited more than 25 coffee producers farms in Nicaragua where she fagged out 12 to 15 hours per day learning about the farmers' coffee, sharing meals and cupping coffee. Her experience living at origin in Matagalpa, Nicaragua is
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I planned to tramp about MICE quietly by myself, take a bunch of photos, and listen to what people were generally discussing. But I found that I couldn’t get from one stand to the next without bumping into someone I knew, exchanging devoted hugs and the general exclamations of ‘How have you been. ’ It took me a while to realize that all these people I knew were an accumulation of the friendships I had forged over the past few years of MICE, relationships I had built, growing stronger and more au courant with each year. Relationships were all around me. The value of MICE isn’t in the fanfare and grandeur. It’s in the relationships that are built each year, whether between producers and roasters at the seminars, or between vendors who had unmistakable to do joint collaborations with their stands. But most important were the ties that were being strengthened among MICE attendees themselves, relationships built over time, from year to year, not just those made over a weekend (though I did get myself playing matchmaker, introducing... There were fewer roasters being represented in the stands this year. The main trend I noticed was the growth in specialty brands started by commercial roasters. Some were not in grace of this, as in Melbourne we love to support our small businesses and tend to see big corporations as the enemy. Others were of the view that this was awesome, as commercial roasters were finally seeing the value of specialty and relationship coffee, and absent to get their share of the industry. Regardless of the motives behind their moves, I believe that it’s just another step towards the future growth of the industry, and introducing more consumers to supremacy coffee. This year, the Grinders stand focused on the company’s roots. They had an enclosed laneway around the perimeter which took you on a walk through history. I improvise we can see interesting things from Grinders this year, as they embrace their humble beginnings and fire up that little roaster that’s been waiting to perform all these years. They’re not doing this under a different brand. By keeping their dub, and reigniting their history, they’re bringing about a different kind of transparency. It’s as if they’re saying ‘we are who we are, we’re proud of ourselves, and we can do this too. Now that we’ve all had a chance to catch up and see what exhibitors are doing, it’s time to get down to business. Shanny Sena works in sales and training for Esteem Coffee Roasters in Melbourne, Australia. She has experience in barista competitions, has run and owned her own cafés and coffee brands, and worked for several top Australian roasters.
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Coffee cupping - Wikipedia, the unfettered encyclopedia
Coffee cupping, or coffee tasting, is the repetition of observing the tastes and aromas of brewed coffee. It is a professional practice but can be done informally by ...
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