27 Mar '15, 4pm

Inside Intelligentsia's Extraordinary Coffee Workshop In Ethiopia

The program kicked off with an introduction to the purpose of the event and an attempt to explain who all of these people sharing advice were and why they might be worth listening to. The narrative I’d envisioned for the day was built around the reality that, although Ethiopia had both the best coffees and the most natural advantages of any coffee-producing country in the world, other countries, like Costa Rica, Guatemala, Panama, and Colombia, were routinely getting more exposure and higher prices for their coffees. The story of the Gesha variety—an Ethiopian heirloom tree with distinctly Ethiopian flavor traits that needed to travel to Panama before it could capture the coffee-world’s attention, achieve record prices, and become the biggest success story in specialty-coffee history—is a powerful example. It cuts to the heart of the issue: if Ethiopian coffee varieties ar...

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Coffee Talk: Ethiopia

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