VIDEOS: Costa Rican Producer Profiles!

In an effort to continue and honor our producer partners and pass along their stories to you, we have began creating video profiles for many of these hardworking men and women. Here are some of our most important partners on the ground in Costa Rica. You will see these popping up in the respective farm’s […]

VIDEO: Finca Nueva Linda, Mexico

Finca Nueva Linda from Cafe Imports on Vimeo. Nueva Linda is a Specialty Coffee Estate located in the Sierra Madre mountains of Southern Mexico in the state of Chiapas. The farm shares a buffer with the Triunfo Biospehere reserve, a tropical cloud forest preserve of some 50,000 acres, which helps to temper a changing climate and provide […]

Public Cuppings Announcement!

CoE season begins again, this year with public cuppings for the 2014 Nicaragua Cup of Excellence.Friday the 23rd May. Coffees grind at 9:30 and 11:00 am.

Love Coffee? Fluent in Spanish? Check this out…

Café Imports is looking for a green coffee scout to travel to origin 6-8 months a year; finding coffees, cupping coffees, maintaining relationships, pre harvest visits, post-harvest visits, collecting coffee information, quality control at origin, you get the picture. Can you cup, can you travel, can you be jet lagged and do the previous two?  […]

Surviving Expo – A First Timer’s Experience at the Main Event

Well guys and gals, we did it!  We survived SCAA Expo 2014.  What a whirlwind.  New products, old friends, new champions and hot tub ribs.  For some of us, this was our first trip to the big event.  I knew that it was going to be massive, but I really had no idea what to […]

Joe Marrocco and Cafe Imports Profiled by the Walker Art Center!

We are proud to announce that Minneapolis’ top destination for contemporary art has profiled Cafe Imports.  The Walker Art Center is also home to the world famous outdoor sculpture garden, which is where the distinctive Cherry on the Spoon calls home.  CLICK HERE to read the full article  From… “The traditional way of importing […]