November 5, 2015

Specialty Coffee 101: Understanding Third Wave In 3 Short Videos


What is specialty coffee? What are the three waves of coffee? These videos provide a basic introduction to the processes and people along the speciality coffee supply chain, from seed to cup.

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Questions answered: What are the 3 waves of coffee? How has coffee progressed with society and culture? How does caffeine affect our body?

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Questions answered: What is the journey of a specialty coffee bean from seed (La Mesilla, Guatemala) to cup (Portland Oregon, USA).

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Questions answered: What are the various roles involved in a running a roastery? What do roasters look for when they their cup their coffees?


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Feature Photo Credit: @fincaelreposo

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