Andrew’s Trip to COE Colombia 2011

**The Online Auction for COE Colombia was May 31st, 2011** Cafe Imports secured the #1 winning lot from Arnulfo Leguizamo Last month I was fortunate enough to be invited to participate as an international juror for the Colombian Cup of Excellence competition in Santa Marta Colombia for the 2011 auction. Santa Marta is a historic […]

Tim Chapdelaine on Productive Origin Travel

We are proud to announce that Tim Chapdelaine has a published article "Passport to the Coffee Lands" in the May/June 2011 edition of Roast Magazine.  Please visit or check your current issue to hear some of the things that Tim has learned over the years on what really makes a successful origin trip possible.  We […]

It Has Been a Great Year for Burundi Coffee!

According to Rueters "Burundi coffee revenue is up almost 400% compared to last year…early estimates predicted Burundi’s crop to yield $81.6 Million, but the actual totals are closer to $83 Million." This is amazing for the tiny country of Burundi that we are intimately involved with and have been for the past 6 years.  Jason has […]

Barista Nations Event

  Our friends at Espresso Midwest are hosting a one-day information-packed event for baristas.  More information can be found a the links below.  New espresso machines by UNIC will be on display for your hands-on testing. Barista Nation Midwest EventTuesday May 10th 9:30-5:00 pm Hosted by Espresso Midwest3268 W. County Rd 42Burnsville, MN  Contact Anastasia […]