Selamat Datang pecinta kopi Indonesia!

By Evan Gilman and John Cossette (Royal Coffee, Inc.) SCAA welcomes this year’s portrait country, Indonesia, a diverse and fascinating archipelago of over 17,000 islands and hundreds of languages. Indonesia is the supplier of some of the world’s finest and most famous coffees, and the home of some of the world’s first coffee plantations. Coffee …

Sustainability at the Show: Reduce, Recycle, Report

By Kim Elena Ionescu, SCAA Expo, the biggest event of the year for the specialty coffee community, is a unique opportunity to model our commitment to insuring and improving coffee’s future. In 2016 we will continue hustling to make the event better than ever by both environmental and social measures, all the while recognizing the …

Reinventing the (Flavor) Wheel: Industry Collaborates to Identify Coffee Flavor Attributes

Coffee Taster’s Flavor Wheel Revised for the First Time in Over 20 Years One of the most iconic resources in the coffee industry, the Specialty Coffee Association of America’s Coffee Taster’s Flavor Wheel has been updated for the first time in its 21-year history. The foundation of this work, the World Coffee Research Sensory Lexicon, …