THE EXCEPTIONAL CUP
Competition / Internet Auction
The Guatemalan National
Coffee Association, Anacafé, in partnership with the Specialty
Coffee Association of America, SCAA, enthusiastically announces "The
Exceptional Cup", Competition / Internet Auction 2004.
exciting and challenging program will select lots of rare coffee
cup characteristics. The selection process is just as precise and
demanding as the process for cultivating and milling exceptional
coffee growers that produce SHB coffees are invited to participate
and submit 5 pounds of parchment coffee. Lots from 24 to 100 bags
of 69 kilos (green coffee) can participate. February
2 – March 29.
Competition. A pre-selected amount of samples are submitted
to a panel of 12 national cuppers. An internationally recognized
head judge coordinates and selects the cupping methodology to
Competition. What is it that makes Guatemalan Coffees so special?
This is a task that only recognized international cuppers can answer.
How? Cupping, cupping and cupping. Only the most exceptional lots
of coffee will be selected to be sold through Internet. April
28-30 (NEW DATE).
Auction. Guatemalan Coffees invite all discerning roasters to participate
and bid on the best coffees they have ever cupped.
this date, register and actively bid on the lots of your preference.