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Crete – in Greece,  an Island surrounded by Soluble Coffee!

Crete – in Greece, an Island surrounded by Soluble Coffee!

This week’s coffee visit was to Crete, the largest of the Greek islands and a most beautiful destination for mountain and beach hikers. My wife and I hiked over 25 miles up and down mountains, thru Gorges and along the Southern Libyan sea, We also Kayaked and Stand up Paddled more than 10 coast miles […]

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Revisiting Copenhagen-Denmark

Revisiting Copenhagen-Denmark

Land of countless castles and fairy tales, Denmark is also home of multiple Barista World Champs, a whole nation of heavy coffee drinkers, the second highest consumption per capita in the world. While visiting some of the many famous coffee shops in Copenhagen, I ended up choosing this new Coffee Faucet concept shop “Top Brewer” […]

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From Huila over to “Valle del Cauca” in Colombia

From Huila over to “Valle del Cauca” in Colombia

My trip within the coffee heart of Colombia last week included the beautiful Valle del Cauca starting from the city of Cali. This was my first visit to this area and I was honored to be invited by FNC’s “Comite Departamental de Cafeteros del Valle Cauca” The Executive Director Mr. Hector Fabio Cuellar Lopez and […]

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It’s hot in Cuba!

It’s hot in Cuba!

On my way back from Guatemala yesterday and while enjoying the scenery over Cuba, I came to think of some great coffees we carry for the Italian and Latino inspired blends. NUCOFFEE Cerrado Region coffees, Full Bodied, sweet and natural preparation Estate lots. Other Brazilian NUCOFFEE marvels of basic flavor notes and high sweetness for […]

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Huila and Tolima’s first outstanding Micro Lots Ever!

Huila and Tolima’s first outstanding Micro Lots Ever!

The samples of the first Huila and Tolima Micro Lot Quality Competition held by MCCH have arrived! Please find below, the list by final score and placement by producer and Finca names. Each sample is available at our office and we can send samples and pricing by request only. Arrivals into USA ports will be […]

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In the last days of Summer Vacation, Our best offers!

In the last days of Summer Vacation, Our best offers!

Please see our Offer List and call for samples and Special Prices! Click here to see our Offer List

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Mid-Summer In America, past mid harvest in Brazil.

Mid-Summer In America, past mid harvest in Brazil.

News coming from the Brazilian Coffee Belt is that 70% of the crop is at home and that yield and bean size are in fact reduced. The weather has been absolutely normal for the season, very dry and with lower temperatures but no frost in the coffee regions. The quality for the Natural Arabicas is […]

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Coffee demand expected to grow 15% by 2020!

Coffee demand expected to grow 15% by 2020!

While we cannot guarantee this statement, we can’t deny it’s potential. Meanwhile, let’s not worry about how we will get the supply of such impactful volumes and toast on what we can get now. See our list of SPOT coffees from the Americas, great and outstanding green beans that will make your day!! Call for […]

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Industry News

Finally the clear signs of a wet Spring season over the Brazilian Coffee Belt!

Finally the clear signs of a wet Spring season over the Brazilian Coffee Belt!

After a week of plentiful rains over the Arabica plantations in Brazil’s South East, another cold/rain front is on the way for this weekend. The flowerings have opened in an intense manner and this will probably contribute to a very uniform maturation. Additional residual flowerings will follow to support the crop volume to be harvested […]

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Its waiting time for rains over the Arabica coffee Belt in Brazil

Its waiting time for rains over the Arabica coffee Belt in Brazil

Two flowerings have happened and a last one is expected within the next 10 days. Rains are now fundamental for the fixation, healthy fructification and productivity of the next 2015/2016 crop. It is still too early to count additional losses but we are getting very close to the “D” day when the plants start to […]

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Mostly good news from the coffee front!

Mostly good news from the coffee front!

As mentioned/predicted in our last report, the first “Spring – like” rains hit the Arabica and Robusta coffee belts in Brazil during the mid to end of last week. The next 15 days show a drier pattern but there is at least one cold/rain front to hit the Arabica belt continuing Spring’s arrival in about […]

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Brazil, the name of the Game!

Brazil, the name of the Game!

With 90% of this new harvest at home, the final figure of what the volume will be is still a controversial matter. Soon, probably within the month of September, official and non-official numbers will be released confirming a substantial reduction to the original forecasts. On the other hand, the rains should be returning by mid-September […]

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NUCoffee News

Brazil – Cerrado Sao Gotardo COOCACER IV Symposium, OCT/15, 2014

Brazil – Cerrado Sao Gotardo COOCACER IV Symposium, OCT/15, 2014

COOCACER has held with grandiose success its 4th green coffee Symposium with the presence of over 800 regional producers. The majority of the Cerrado Area potential 6 million bags producers attended to learn about Certification programs and market tendencies. 4 C’s, UTZ, RFA and Organic certification leaders made presentations within many other presenters. Christian Wolthers […]

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Nucoffee and Wolthers Douqué at SCAA’s Greatest Event Ever!

Nucoffee and Wolthers Douqué at SCAA’s Greatest Event Ever!

Nucoffee and Wolthers Douqué hosted 25 Brazilian coffee producers and Cooperative Presidents at the Nucoffee Booth during the SCAA Conference and Exhibition in Seattle this past weekend. The entire Brazilian fine quality Arabica Coffee Belt was represented by these special guests. We also had the opportunity to meet with most of our roaster clients attending […]

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Countdown to SCAA 2014

Countdown to SCAA 2014

Only 18 days to the SCAA Event in Seattle! We will be there at the NUCOFFEE Booth # 14.105, come and talk to us regarding the latest news from Brazil and Colombia. Come and meet the NUCOFFEE and Wolthers Douque Teams. See you in Seattle! Christian Wolthers

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Over 40 producers joined our event on 10/18 which was organized by NUCOFFEE

Over 40 producers joined our event on 10/18 which was organized by NUCOFFEE

Over 40 producers joined our event on 10/18 which was organized by NUCOFFEE´s Douglas Avila and Mario Lucio in partnership with COOPASSA. The idea of this event was to acknowledge producers for their contribution to quality, best farming practices and traceability. All these producers bartered with NUCOFFEE part of their future crop and received advanced […]

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Huila Top Quality Coffee Event

Huila Top Quality Coffee Event

| August 6, 2014 | 1 Comment

Yes, back to Colombia again after my stay in Guatemala last week, this time, smack into a great Coffee Event and quality competition by MCCH in Neiva/Huila. “Primer Encuentro Internacional de Cafeicultura Sostenible and Primer Concurso de Cafes De Alta Calidad , 1 de Agosto , 2014“ This meeting aggregated producers from the entire Huila […]

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Great Summer Offers on Brazil, Guatemala, Costa Rica and Colombia Coffees

Great Summer Offers on Brazil, Guatemala, Costa Rica and Colombia Coffees

| July 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

Call for samples and prices and look into our Offer list below.

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Brazil in full harvest swing!

Brazil in full harvest swing!

| July 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Well over 40% of the Brazilian crop is under covered roofs already. It is still too early to evaluate productivity but the good news is that quality is mostly very good. At the current harvest pace, we could see the last pickings by mid to late August, almost a month earlier than usual. On the […]

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Back to Colombia Huila and Tolima Regions

Back to Colombia Huila and Tolima Regions

| June 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Day 1 As I had a feeling that the Colombian harvest seemed bit late, I and some guests took the first plane down to Bogota and further into Neiva in the Huila Region last week. Before flying to Neiva, we made a quick visit at Wolthers & Vittrup – Quality Assurance Lab for some overall […]

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Last Antigua of the Season!!

Last Antigua of the Season!!

| June 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Our Guatemala Antigua “ACATE” has just arrived into the Annex. Take a look at our Offer List and call us for details!

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