USBC 2015

The 2015 US barista Championships have officially kicked off today in Long Beach California, and we couldnt be more excited. Once again we are proud to be contributing to the competition by providing top notch competition coffees sourced in partnership with an elite cast of Barista and Brewing competitors.  Here is a run down of […]

The A(w)ctivity of Drying Coffee – by Ian Fretheim

Last November I was invited to Copenhagen to speak to the Nordic Roaster Forum about a project that I’ve been leading back in the lab here at Cafe Imports, namely, investigating the role of water activity (Aw) in green coffee quality and longevity. From the beginning we envisioned two sides to this project, an origin […]

Cafe Imports’ Dan Jensen reports on Ethiopia for Barista Magazine

Our very own Dan Jensen was asked by Barista Magazine to report on his recent sourcing experience in Ethiopia this past December. His article recounting the origin visit was just featured in their February/March issue that just hit the newsstands! you can catch Dan’s Article on pages 42-47, or read the digital version here follow along […]