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Sensory Educational Training (SET) Virtual Calibration August 2021 Led by CCR President


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Sensory Education Training (SET) VC is a global calibration event that will be led by Cup of Excellence (CoE) Head Judge Scott Conary in August 2021. Students around the globe will cup and score coffee sourced from award winning CoE farmers and renowned green-coffee importers. This unique event will allow students to evaluate their cupping …

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CCR May Newsletter


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Check out some of the coffee news from around the world, brought to our community by CCR… Click Here!


CCR Supports the 5th Year Anniversary of Bulldega in Durham!


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We are so excited to support the 5 year anniversary of Bulldega Urban Market by sharing our personally sourced Farmer Direct Relationship coffees at @bulldegadurham this Saturday (May 8th) from 12pm – 2pm. There will be a little something for everyone with some unique options and we will be hand brewing both hot and iced …

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15 Lots of Coffee to be Sold in Los Favoritos Auction on May18th


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The Alliance for Coffee Excellence (ACE) and Nicaragua Producers Fincas Mierisch have announced  1 5 lots to be auctioned in their upcoming competition of this well known coffee producers’ finest offerings, called Los Favoritos. “It was an honor to lead the Cupping teams around the world to sample these unique coffees from these innovative producers,” …

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Featured Coffee by Producer-Partner Edith Meza Sagarvinaga from Finca Tasta, Peru


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Meet Edith Meza Sagarvinaga, the farmer behind our current featured coffee, Finca Tasta Honey Caturra, Lactic Fermentation, from her farm in Llaylla-Satipo, Peru.  She’s the face you see looking back at you on every bag of her coffee. Edith has been a part of Carrboro Coffee Roasters’ Farmer Direct Relationship Program for many years now, …

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CCR Coffee News for April


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Check out the Coffee News this April at CCR! Click the link below to get details about our  Featured Coffee From producer Edith Meza in Peru, our support of the WUNC radio Spring Fund Drive, along with our efforts to improve quality & the coffee industry worldwide; plus so much more! April CCR Newsletter


CCR President Instructs ACE Virtual Cupping Calibration Program


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Sensory Education Training  (SET) Virtual Calibration (VC) is a global calibration course led by Cup of Excellence (CoE) Head Judge Scott Conary. Students around the globe will cup and score coffee sourced from award winning CoE farmers. This unique educational experience will allow students to learn & practice cupping standards, & calibrate their cupping scores with the …

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CCR President Oversees Nicaragua Private Coffee Collection Auction – Los Favoritos


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The Alliance for Coffee Excellence (ACE) and Nicaragua Producers Fincas Mierisch have announced 21 lots to be reviewed in their recent competition of this well known coffee producers’ finest offerings, called Los Favoritos. “I am excited to lead the Cupping teams around the world to sample unique coffees from these innovative producers,” Scott Conary, the …

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Coffee News for March 2021


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Exciting Coffee News this March at CCR! link below to get details about our  ‘Roastery Collections’ offerings that focus on tasting themes with unique coffees, our ongoing beer collaboration with our neighbors Steel String Brewery, and more! http://ow.ly/h3L050DqqGC


CCR President Oversees Hawaii Coffee Private Collection Auction


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The Alliance for Coffee Excellence (ACE) and Hawaiian green coffee company Isla Custom Coffees have announced 16 winning lots in a recent competition of Hawaiian coffees. “I was able to cup these coffees multiple times, and each time I had my eyes opened for what was possible in Hawaiian coffee,” Scott Conary, the head judge …

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