28 Mar '13, 6pm
New Private Auction Program From Fincas Mierisch and @cupofexcellence @steve_mierisch @erwinmierisch
The Alliance for Coffee Excellence , the organization behind Cup of Excellence – “The Oscars of the coffee world “, it’s been called – have launched a spin-off project for established COE producers to sell exclusive small lots of coffee on the internet. This will happen via a live all-day auction, pitting roasters worldwide to bid on a small selection of some highly regarded coffees. Our partners at Fincas Mierisch have teamed up with Alliance for Coffee Excellence for the grand premier of these private estate auctions. The first, taking place on April 25th, features fifteen coffees, separated out into thirty-nine small lots, in a selection named Los Favoritos. We spoke with ACE Executive Director Susie Spindler, who tells us, “A lot of people don’t realize that Alliance for Coffee Excellence has been operating Cup of Excellence since 2002.” This disconnect is one of the r...