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 www.roastmagazine.com 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 […]