Cafe Imports Strengthens Position in Europe and Australia

  In an effort to make high-end specialty coffee available to more people around the globe Café Imports has been warehousing coffee in London and Melbourne the past several years.  We will maintain a permanent position for roasters to order from.  A full container of various Colombian microlots from the region of Nariño just landed […]

In the Heart of Burundi

Deep in the heart of Africa is the tiny country of Burundi and deep in Burundi is Café Imports. We have been trekking to this tiny country located south of Rwanda on Lake Tanganyika since 2006. We have logged seven trips so far and spent about two months total on the ground. We have really […]

THANK YOU El Salvador Coffee Sendback Contributors!

  We just want to say a quick thanks to all of the roasters that donated coffee for the send back to the respective producer of their lot of coffee in El Salvador.  We are so excited that these hardworking farmers get to enjoy some really awesome coffee roasted by you for the holidays.  We are sure they will take great pride […]

El Salvador: Cup of Excellence – VAC-PACKED Boxes

The Cup of Excellence competition has pushed the limits in the quality coffee movement since 1999.  It has played a major role in developing the high-end specialty market and was the tool that connected many farmers to buyers.  Opinions might differ here, but this program was one of the first (if not the first) to […]

Colombia Part 2: BANEXPORT and Granja La Esperanza

By Jamin Haddox Our trip continued to Popayan where we were met with the gracious hospitality of Jairo Ruiz, co-owner of Banexport, a specialty coffee exporter based in Bogota. Jairo gave us a tour of the dry mill where they prepare and export some of the best coffee in Colombia. They employ a large bank […]

VIDEO: Granja La Esperanza, Colombia

This video was taken by Piero of Cafe Imports during his most recent visit to Granja La Esperanza in Colombia.  This video highlights the production of their exquisite Geisha variety.  We have this coffee now, ID3734 and ID3733

VIDEO: Fazenda Sitio Boa Vista – Valdir Fereirra

Here is a video featuring the Brazilian farmer Valdir Fereirra from Fazenda Sitio Boa Vista, just outside of Pocos de Caldas, Brasil.  This video is from our July 2011 trip with the baristas.  Enjoy!