04 Jun '18, 3am

@kateljacobson @Willetton

@kateljacobson @Willetton

Continuing my tour around the Jascaffe headquarters, I was taken to the Jas’Bleu Coffee Academy. Jas’ Bleu is a sister company to Jascaffe, specializing in specialty coffee education and market development in China. The entrance was a solid wooden door, with a handle made from a portafilter. I slid it open with some extra effort, then entered a different world. Inside, there was a custom-made Jas’Bleu Slayer espresso machine sitting on the bar, a SCAA-certified cupping lab for Q-Grader classes, and a spacious classroom where SCAA and SCAE certification courses are regularly held. I was offered a drink at the espresso bar, and as a Kiwi, I asked for a flat white. Lucky for me, what was in the grinder happened to be Ninety Plus natural process Nekisse from Ethiopia, which is known for its creamy mouthfeel and berry jam sweetness. On a normal day, this place would be filled w...

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