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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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Back to Colombia Huila and Tolima Regions

Back to Colombia Huila and Tolima Regions

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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Good-Bye Bali, Good Morning Vietnam!

Good-Bye Bali, Good Morning Vietnam!

With Bali behind me, it was now Vietnam I was going to spend a short week visiting. Vietnam is the 2nd largest producer of coffee today, they produce mostly Robusta but have developed Arabica plantations in the last decade. Today, Arabica volume represent about 3.4% ( 1 million 132.28 lb. bags ) of the total […]

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WD News

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

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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Huila Top Quality Coffee Event

Huila Top Quality Coffee Event

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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Brazil in full harvest swing!

Brazil in full harvest swing!

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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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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NUCoffee News

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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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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We are honored to have Francisco Ademar Reis as a NUCOFFEE partner

We are honored to have Francisco Ademar Reis as a NUCOFFEE partner

Our program helped Francisco to commercialize his microlots in the US by opening supply channels with four specialty coffee roasters. Today we are happy to say that he is receiving his NUCOFFEE Commercialization Certificate consolidating the connection with these roasters.

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NUCOFFEE field team picture!

NUCOFFEE field team picture!

Our agronomists and quality specialists are joined by Syngenta distributors for a knowledge recycling in coffee husbandry. Next week, hundreds of farm visits! We´ll have plenty of new information to share with coffee growers.

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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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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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Our Tarrazú “La Pastora” has arrived to the west coast

Our Tarrazú “La Pastora” has arrived to the west coast

| June 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

We have cupped the Tarrazu’ arrival and found it to be “Outstanding”! Other Origins such as Guatemala Genuine Antigua Acate and Huehuetenango are also arriving in the next week. From Brazil and from Colombia, we have some exciting lots from NUCOFFEE and MCC. Please call or email for samples and pricing.

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Bali, Indonesia – An Island of Happiness and Joy!

Bali, Indonesia – An Island of Happiness and Joy!

| May 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

This week I have been touring through Bali in Indonesia and decided to visit a small coffee farm just 35 miles inland from the Capitol city Denpasar. Almost everywhere you travel in Bali, various farms or coffee stations offer the Kopi Luwak coffee at quite exaggerated prices such as $ 5.00 per 4 oz shot. […]

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The Sauterne and Origami Arabica Crop – Brazil’s Drought Situation in Coffee

The Sauterne and Origami Arabica Crop – Brazil’s Drought Situation in Coffee

| April 17, 2014 | 1 Comment

April 8th, 2014. I have just returned from my tour through the Strictly Soft, Fine Cup and Specialty grade regions of Brazil. The South of Minas Gerais holds the record of highest density of coffee tree population in the world, also the first producer in volume of fine Arabica beans in Brazil/world. The plantations between […]

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