Posts Tagged ‘SCAA’

Specialty Coffee Association of America (SCAA)

For the last two years the world’s largest gathering of coffee professionals has been held in Seattle, Washington. Each year the Specialty Coffee Association of America (SCAA) hosts “The Event,” a symposium, conference, and exhibition attended by over 10,000 coffee professionals from all over the world. From coffee farmers to baristas, every segment of the Read more

What are coffee defects?

A Guatemalan beneficio, or coffee mill, in the middle of August is a bit of a lonely place. The coffee is unripe on the trees and except for the occasional worker walking by outside with a cart full of pruning debris, the whole place feels rather empty. There are a few bags of coffee stacked about. Read more

Great Things Come in Two Packages?

Many times I have told the story of how over my nine years as an employee at Specialty Coffee Association of America (SCAA), the only company to deliver coffee to us every week, without fail, was Batdorf & Bronson. You could set your watch by the two bags that show up every week. SCAA has Read more

SCAA’s Third Annual Symposium

The morning topics were about current and future climate change impact on coffee production.

B&B heads to the SCAA Event in Houston

Many people throughout the specialty coffee industry will be heading to Houston, TX in the next few days to take part in the Specialty Coffee Association of America (SCAA) Event. Batdorf & Bronson Coffee Roasters will have several folks down at The Event participating in nearly every part of the show. Atlanta’s Community Outreach Coordinator, Read more

SCAA Golden Cup Award 2008

Congratulations to our wholesale customers The Prinnie-Mack Coffee Company in Warner Robins, Georgia on being awarded the SCAA Golden Cup Award two years in a row! The Golden Cup recognizes excellence in brewing coffee and is awarded to retailers and restaurants who grind and brew their coffee according to the strict standards set out by Read more