Monthly Archives: November 2009

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The Roasterie’s Travels: Destination Brazil – Part 3

Day 3, November 9 This morning we all woke up early and excited as we were going to cup our first Brazilian Coffees. The bus left the hotel at 8am and we were off the Center of Coffee Excellence, where … Continue reading

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The Roasterie’s Travels: Destination Brazil – Part 2

This morning I woke up ready to finally taste some of this coffee that I had so anxiously been expecting. I felt like a little kid at Christmas, with all of this buildup to how amazing the Brazilian coffees are … Continue reading

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The Roasterie’s Travels: Destination Brazil – Part 1

Paul Massard is The Roasterie’s green coffee buyer and currently a juror for the Cup of Excellence in Brazil. Hello Everyone or Como Via VocĂȘ (as I have quickly learned to say in Portuguese), My flight here to Brazil was … Continue reading

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The Roasterie’s Travels: Destination St. Louis – Midwest Regional Barista Competition

This blog entry is courtesy of Amanda Butler. Friday: We woke up this morning to a bit of a torrential downpour, which is the last thing you want to see when you have pounds upon pounds of equipment packed into … Continue reading

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